Career Counsellor (Ref: Career Counsellor)

World Vision International Gaziantep
Tam Zamanlı 4-9
Bu ilan yayından kaldırılmış Görüntülenme : 1823


İlan Detayları

World Vision international

Join and be part of a global relief, development and advocacy NGO, dedicated to work with children, families & communities to overcome poverty and injustice. World Vision International was established in 1950 & operates in nearly 100 countries worldwide.

World Vision is committed to the protection of children and we do not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible.

Job Description:

Program Management and Reporting

  • The position is responsible for defining the approach to be implemented to realize the relevant project objectives.
  • The position will be responsible for producing the weekly, monthly, quarterly consolidated Reports.

When required, position is responsible for working with the MEAL Officer, Market Engagement Officer and other Technical Specialists.

Technical Direction & People Management

  • Provide daily career counselling and guidance to the participants in Gaziantep.
  • Provide specialized career skill development program to the selected participants in Gaziantep.
  • Develop personalized career development plans for selected participants.
  • Follow-up participants career development progress.
  • Compiling and consolidating currently operating career guidance curricula in Türkiye.
  • Working closely with Livelihood Technical Advisor and Market Engagement Officer
  • Investigate possible workforce need/demand with Chamber of Commerce, İŞKUR and other relevant stakeholders.
  • Developing a career guidance framework and curricula in close collaboration with İŞKUR and career guidance stakeholders which includes workshop with relevant stakeholders and participants.

Propose and implement capacity building activities aimed at enhancing skills of participants in delivery of livelihoods activities.


Networking and Liaison

  • Coordinate in strategic networking with (in collaboration with the Projects Manager), the local governmental institutions and other relevant actors in the livelihoods sector with a view to profiling WVS's work in the sector.
  • Establish mutually beneficial working relationships with strategic partners at the local and area level.
  • Regular coordination with the Projects Manager.


Learning and Innovation

  • Contribute to the livelihood sector specific and/or integrated research, market assessments and learning initiatives with a view to generating lessons and knowledge for program effectiveness.

Responsible for generating innovations by working with the Projects Manager.


Others – duties as required by the direct supervisors


Knowledge/Qualifications for the Role


Required Professional Experience

  • Minimum3-5 years of experience in career counselling with reputed institutions
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in undertaking similar assignment and standardized career guidance expertise.
  • Understand the career guidance options, processes and Gaziantep job market context
  • Ability to maintain performance expectations in diverse cultural contexts with limited resources
  • Strong understanding of livelihood and job placement methodology for both Syrian Refugees and Turkish communities
  • Good coordination & networking skills
  • Ability to work in and contribute to a collaborative team environment
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication, negating and resource management skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Detailed orientation
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Commitment and ability to inspire others to World Vision Core Values, Vision and Mission Statement.


Required Education, training, license, registration, and certification

  • Bachelor degree is required in Economy/Business Administration/Human Development/Social Science or related field
  • Master’s degree is preferable


Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Coaching and/or monitoring experience and certification
  • Experience engaging with private sector companies within the Turkish context
  • Experience working with İŞKUR, Chambers and relevant stakeholders


Language Requirements

  • Knowledge of Turkish is a must
  • Knowledge of Arabic is highly preferred
  • Excellent knowledge and communication skills in English is asset



Applicant Types Accepted:

Local Applicants Only


If you meet our requirements, please submit your English resume with a cover letter via website, only applications submitted via our website and in English are accepted.