Project Assistant – Protection

Project Assistant – Protection

JOB Vacancy Announcement #: 3983

Job Title: Project Assistant – Protection

Application deadline: 8/11/2020

Other Information’s:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

CVs should be in English Language and in Word or PDF format.

Job Requirements:

 1 yearNGO experience in relevant protection programming an

 Experience in camp is preferred.

 Experience in working with communities in a humanitarian / recovery context.

 Strong human and communication skills. Communicate with impact and respect.


Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. I) Support in the Identification and monitoring of protection risks and concerns in the camp

 Monitor protection issues within the camp and provide feedback to partners based on findings;

 Participate in regular spot check regularly and at different times of day;

 Conduct regular safety audit – in coordination with protection actors if any present in the camp

 Hold weekly focus group discussions with camp residents especially vulnerable groups to identify and analyze protection needs and gaps that exist within the camp;

 Participate in the analysis – in coordination with the Areesha CCCM Supervisor, Camp Manager and Protection Technical Coordinator – of protection risks and spheres of action where protection activities can be set in to meet the identified risks.

  1. II) Support in the Identification and support to vulnerable camp residents

 Ensure that individuals with special needs are identified during camp registration and through door-to-door visit;

 Ensure that vulnerable households and individuals receive information on services available in the camp;

 Participate with the community mobilization team in the creation of community-based groups to support persons with specific needs.

III) Support in the Service mapping and protection referral pathways

 Creation of protection referral pathways with map service actors present in the camp;

 Ensure that referral pathways are communicated and explained to service providers and camp committees;

 Support partners, service providers, camp management committees and CM team to refer protection cases;

 Manage a database of protection incidents reported to and by the CM Teams. Ensure the protection of all data in the database;

 Inform about protection service gaps during camp meetings.

  1. IV) Support in the Monitoring of protection mainstreaming in camp activities

 Ensure regular monitoring of protection mainstreaming during distributions;

 Assess accessibility challenges to access services for vulnerable groups/individuals through spot check; assessment, focus group discussion and analysis of complaints;

 Support for the establishment of committees for women, youth and persons with special needs within the camp and ensure that meetings are occurring regularly;

 Monitor the effective participation of diverse camp population groups in camp activities including in employment opportunities and community social events.

  1. V) Participate in the facilitation of training and awareness on protection

 Participate in the development and/or review of training materials on protection in liaison with the Protection Technical Coordinator and the CM PM;

 Facilitate as requested by the CM PM training for stakeholders on protection related topics including;

 Support awareness raising on protection in the camp in coordination with the Community mobilization team.


Under the authority of the Protection Officer, the Protection Assistant is responsible for supporting in the identification and monitoring of protection issues and concerns in camps, and the implementation of mitigation measures and coordination with other actors in the camp on protection mainstreaming.

The Protection Assistant has an important role to play supporting the Camp Management team in guaranteeing protection mainstreaming in all camp activities and among camp services.

The Protection Assistant will support in the organizing of Camp protection bi-monthly meetings with main protection actors, service providers and committee’s representatives including representative of vulnerable groups committees. The Protection assistant will also be responsible for supporting ACTED to ensure that a protection perspective is integrated in all camp coordination meetings and other stakeholders’ meetings.


Under the authority of:

Project Officer – Protection

Areesha CCCM – Supervisor

Camp Manager

Area Coordinator

Deputy Country Director

Country Director


Under the functional management of:

Project Officer – Protection

Areesha CCCM – Supervisor

Camp Manager

Internal Relations:

Protection Technical Coordinator

CM team

External Relations:

Camp Residents, Protection Partners

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How to Apply:

Well qualified candidates, including women, are strongly encouraged to apply”


To apply for this opportunity, you are kindly requested to read the following points:


1-         Read the job description carefully

2-         You may need to create a G-mail account

3-         Fill in the job application form through the following link:

Only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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