Community Mobilizer at Plan International

Plan International is an independent child-centered international development organization committed to advancing the rights of children and fight against poverty. Plan has no religious, political and government affiliation. For over 78 years, we have supported girls and boys and their communities around the world to gain the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to claim their rights, free themselves from poverty and live positive fulfilling lives. Plan currently works in 70 countries including Nigeria.Plan International officially started operations in Nigeria in 2014 and works to strengthen and promote the rights of children. Our programme is currently focused on basic education; improve community health services, youth and citizens’ participation in governance and creating economic opportunities and livelihoods for the poor, building resilient communities through our emergency and humanitarian response in the Northeast. Plan Nigeria works with communities, civil society organizations, development partners, government at all levels and the private sector. We are looking for people who are experienced, dedicated, have passion and want to make a difference in the lives of people Plan International is an independent child-centered international development organization committed to advancing the rights of children and fight against poverty. Plan has no religious, political and government affiliation. For over 78 years, we have supported girls and boys and their communities around the world to gain the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to claim their rights, free themselves from poverty and live positive fulfilling lives. Plan currently works in 70 countries including Nigeria.Plan International officially started operations in Nigeria in 2014 and works to strengthen and promote the rights of children. Our programme is currently focused on basic education; improve community health services, youth and citizens’ participation in governance and creating economic opportunities and livelihoods for the poor, building resilient communities through our emergency and humanitarian response in the Northeast. Plan Nigeria works with communities, civil society organizations, development partners, government at all levels and the private sector. We are looking for people who are experienced, dedicated, have passion and want to make a difference in the lives of people Role Purpose: The purpose of this role is to coordinate and lead community engagement and mobilization activities for the response programmes in line with International minimum standards in Northeast Adamawa and Southern Borno states. The post holder will be supervised technically by the Child Protection in Emergencies Specialist and expected to work very closely with other members of the programme team.Job Title: Community MobilizerReq ID: 22024Location: Maiduguri, BornoContract Duration: 12 MonthsSlot: 4 Key End Results and typical Responsibilities In collaboration with the Field Team and EiE project officers, the Community Engagement Officer will be:Support the strengthening of education in Emergency community-based systems inclusive of developing trainings, supervision/coaching tools, monitoring and tracking tools and improve referral systems.Support the training of School based management committees.Conduct and supervise training with men and boys, women and girls on social norms change and CP prevention and response using agreed methodology;Support community advocates and children to develop participatory media and other IEC materials to use in the community to raise awareness;Conduct training and follow-up with teachers, government and partner staff and other stakeholders in community based protectionDesign and facilitate community mobilization/sensitization campaigns in collaboration with Community Engagement Workers.Engage in school visits and supervision.Provide ongoing support and ensure child participation and safeguarding practices are strictly adhered to.Perform any other project related duties as specified by the Child Protection in Emergencies Specislist

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