Case Management Coordinator

 Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential. We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Case Management Coordinator (National Position)Job Ref: 190000MOLocation: Maiduguri, BornoEmployee Status: Fixed TermRoleThis role will manage Child Protection projects in Maiduguri, Borno State within the Save the Children country program.The Child Protection Coordinator will have overall responsibility for project activities including supporting the coordination of effective and efficient planning, implementation and monitoring of the project at field level.The child protection program is currently focused on Case management, psychosocial support (which includes the provision of psychosocial support to children through community based child protection networks and child friendly spaces), community strengthening and capacity building for the staff and ministry staff.Main ResponsibilitiesIn close collaboration with the Children CP Advisor, manage project field activities, ensuring project objectives are being achieved and ensuring the efficiency and effectiveness of our field work.Working closely with the CP Advisor, ensure that the project implementation strategy is clearly understood by the implementing teams, and ensure that project plans and strategies are adhered to during implementation,Facilitate all trainings on case management for case workersCollate and compile all work plans and share with CP Manager weekly.Conduct referral and protection mapping (any other assessments)Lead the formation and initial training of foster parentsEnsure meetings and activities hold monthlyEnsure all documentation, reports, and records are maintained per agreed procedure, and information is provided on community activities as required.Facilitate mentoring and coaching of case workers on various topics, as outlined in the implementation plan.Ensure all cases are case managed with confidentiality clause adhered toCoordinate case conference meetingsDaily supervision of the Child protection case workers.Ensure that case workers are trained on UASC and registration of the childrenEnsure the quality of the case management toolsParticipate in the CP assessment and analysis processIn coordination with the CP team, support regular participatory activities with different groups of children to identify issues affecting children in project locations and assists team to develop appropriate responses.Must adhere to the child safeguarding and protection policies and reporting standards.Write and submit weekly activity reports.Other ad hoc tasks as requested by Line Manager.General:Comply with Save the Children policies and practice with respect to child protection, code of conduct, health and safety, equal opportunities and other relevant policies and procedures.Skills and Behaviours (our Values in Practice)Accountability:Holds self-accountable for making decisions, managing resources efficiently, achieving and role modelling Save the Children valuesHolds the team and partners accountable to deliver on their responsibilities - giving them the freedom to deliver in the best way they see fit, providing the necessary development to improve performance and applying appropriate consequences when results are not achievedAmbition:Sets ambitious and challenging goals for themselves (and their team), takes responsibility for their own personal development and encourages others to do the sameWidely shares their personal vision for Save the Children, engages and motivates othersFuture orientated, thinks strategically.Collaboration:Actively listens to different perspectives and experiences of stakeholdersActively participates in networks to access and contribute to good practiceEstablishes and maintains clear communication and dialogue with disaster and conflict affected people and other stakeholdersEstablishes clear objectives with partnersCreativity:Develops and encourages new and innovative solutionsWilling to take disciplined risksIntegrity:Honest, encourages openness and transparencyCommitment to Save the Children ValuesUnderstanding humanitarian contexts and application of humanitarian principles:Ensure that programme goals and activities uphold the principles of the key national and international humanitarian frameworks, codes and commitmentsIntegrates beneficiary accountability principles into the approachParticipates in disaster coordination mechanisms and interagency cooperation mechanismsLeadership: Action; Thinking; Self; Inspiring; Developing Others:Demonstrates approachability and trust by listening carefully to others and valuing their contribution, and making others feel comfortable by being open and honest about their thoughts and feelingsDemonstrates self-development and management by taking responsibility for own development, and actively seeking out feedback to better understand their own strengths and weaknessesMakes positive statements about workEffectively influences others by understanding their interests and showing how they will be met by own preferred solutionGives constructive feedback to enhance capabilities and responsibilities to partners and others 

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