Anti-Human Trafficking Community Awareness & Recovery Project Job Vacancy

The Salvation Army Nigeria is contracted to deliver the Community Awareness and Recovery program. The CAR program is based in 5 Operational locations (Lagos State, Oyo State, Edo State, River State and Akwa Ibom State). Our CAR project aims to prevent and reduce the impact of modern slavery and trafficking in Nigeria by achieving the following outcomes:Increased awareness of, and changed attitudes and behaviours towards modern slavery and trafficking within local communitiesReduced re-trafficking of and increased quality of life for survivors of modern slaveryEnhanced understanding of modern slavery in-country and best practice responses required to prevent this crimeJob Title: Community Awareness and Recovery (CAR) Field WorkerLocation: Oron/Akwa Ibom State, NigeriaWorking Hours: Full Time (5 days a week)Details: Up to 20 month contractKey Responsibilities: The CAR Project Field Worker is an essential position to delivering an effective and efficient program with lasting impact for both vulnerable communities and survivors of trafficking in Nigeria. In this role you will be responsible for delivering the community awareness and prevention program and the Survivor recovery program in one of the project operational locations.The successful candidate(s) will be able to demonstrate:Experience in project managementExperience in community development or social workStrong reporting and writing skillsUnderstanding of Human Trafficking and Modern SlaveryStrong Organisational skillsStrong Microsoft, email and excel skillsAbility to work in a team and independentlyNetworking skillsIntermediate Finance and excel skillsIntimate working knowledge of the Oron geographic and local governmental areas.Duties and ResponsibilitiesGeneralKeeping records and case-filesManaging budgets for the programsWrite Monthly ReportsResponsible for 2 community based programs:Community Advocacy, Awareness & Attitude Change ProgramCommunity Survivor Recovery ProgramMay be required to support Project Coordinator with Emergency/Short-term accommodation ProgramCommunity Advocacy, Awareness & Attitude Change ProgramWith Project Coordinator finalise the program including policy, procedures and formsDevelop advocacy, awareness and attitude change planusing various project approved tools and strategiesDesign training on how to train others and keep others inspired and active (TOT training)Working with Salvation Army Corps Officers to:Invite volunteers to join and participate in programCollect and purchase tools to raise awarenessDeliver training on trafficking and TOT to 3motivated volunteersWork with volunteers to deliver plan of changing the community through meetings, dialogue and toolsNetworking with community organisations, schools, police, local governments, etc.Community Survivor Recovery ProgramWith Project Coordinator finalise the program including policy, procedures and formsComplete initial assessments that assess needs and strengths of survivor in order to assess eligibility for program and create case planCase management includingEmpowerment of the survivor to use their skills and resourcesLink the survivor in with other services in the communityCounselling and emotional supportFollow up on survivors post exit from the programNetwork and liaise with wide range of NGO’s, schools, private and government programs in community in order to make referrals

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