GBV Program Consultant at International Medical Corps (IMC)

International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.Job Title: GBV Program ConsultantCountry: NigeriaDepartment: International OperationsPROGRAM BACKGROUNDInternational Medical Corps delivers services in northern Nigeria to support vulnerable populations recently affected by conflict and displacement. A GBV prevention and response program was initiated in Borno State in 2015.JOB SUMMARYThe GBV Program Consultant will provide technical leadership for the GBV prevention and response program supporting affected communities in North-East Nigeria.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation.1. Implementation and Capacity DevelopmentLead the design and delivery of major program activities, including the establishment and delivery of focused support servicesTrain program staff, volunteers, and partner organizations in technical areas, including psychosocial support and case management servicesEstablish and monitor supervision and support systems for case management servicesEstablish safe information sharing proceduresOrganize and co-facilitate trainings for healthcare providers in clinical management of rapeOrganize and facilitate GBV mainstreaming trainings for other sector actorsCompile monthly and quarterly reports, on time and with accurate dataDevelop support strategies for staff and introduce principles of self-careMaintain flexibility to take on added responsibility as and when needed2. CoordinationCoordinate with other service providers to establish and strengthen referral systems for survivors of GBVCoordinate with relevant government authorities and international, national and local organizationsCoordinate with other sectors as possible to ensure integration of GBV concerns into various services3. Program PlanningConduct situational analyses as appropriate to determine the feasibility of particular approaches and interventionsSupport team to identify locations to establish safe spaces for women and girlsLead the implementation of regular safety audits and share results with partners.Contribute to concepts or proposals as requested4. Security and ConductEnsure compliance with security protocols and policiesConsider security implications of all program activities, in consultation with partner organizationsContribute to the positive image and overall credibility of the organization, notably through the application of the organization’s Code of Conduct and EthicsCompliance & Ethics: Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity. Communicates these values to staff and to partners and requires them to adhere to these values.

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