As Orphans Programme Manager, the successful candidate will play an integral role in steering Human Appeal’s Orphan Sponsorship and Child Welfare Programme, including developing and implementing a programme strategy, managing and capacity-building country offices and downstream partners, leading on child protection and safeguarding, and ensuring the smooth implementation of the programme with a focus on country offices and external stakeholders; all with a view to consistently improving Human Appeal’s Orphans Sponsorship Programme and to develop and deliver sustainable child welfare projects. We are ideally looking to appoint somebody immediately to this role.
Key duties and responsibilities of the Orphans Programme Manager:
Develop a five year strategy for Human Appeal’s Orphan and Child Welfare Department in line with the charity’s strategic priorities, conducting regular reviews and assessment of the programme
Develop and roll-out a best practice Child Welfare framework and associated policies across all Human Appeal country offices and downstream partners
Manage staff in the country offices’ child welfare department
Capacity build country offices and downstream partners
Act as the technical point of contact for the child welfare programme for the programme department, country offices and downstream partners
Ensure all country offices and downstream partners receive the best support from Human Appeal in relation to 1-2-1 Orphan Sponsorship and Child Welfare projects
Work in close co-ordination with the Orphans Operational Manager to ensure country offices and programme teams receive a high level orphan sponsorship and child welfare service
Develop and maintain regular and strong communication channels with internal departments including Communications, Finance and the Safeguarding Advisor
What we’re looking for in our Orphans Programme Manager:
Graduate in a related field, e.g. International Development; Social Sciences
Minimum 2 years’ working in a technical programming role with an INGO
Experience of working on child protection/child welfare projects, with a good understanding of child protection and safeguarding
Experience of working with and applying data protection compliance i.e. GDPR
Computer literate, proficient with MS Office suite, and experience of working with Salesforce
Fluent English is essential. Additional languages, e.g. Arabic, are desirable
Passionate and knowledgeable about the international development sector
HOW TO APPLY:
We are looking to appoint this role ASAP.
Please note that we will only be contacting the Shortlisted candidates.
Human Appeal (HA) is a humanitarian, non-governmental and non-profit organization that works in 25 countries around the world since 1991.
Since 2013 Human Appeal has set up an office in Turkey Syria mission. Human Appeal is an INGO that provides emergency aid and services to people affected by the conflict in Syrıa. Human Appeal works in a variety of sectors which include; food and livelihood, WASH, protection, shelter, and others. In a short space of time.