Association for Aid and Relief, Japan (AAR Japan) is an international humanitarian organization that helps people in need in over 15countries. We began our emergency relief operation in response to the Syrian crisis in October 2012. AAR Japan is looking for an Outreach Officer (Child Protection) who will be positioned in Mardin, Turkey.
TEAM/ PROGRAM: Outreach/ Child Protection
Reports to: Head of Office
ROLE SUMMARY: İmplementation of Project, Management of the Team and Reporting
Supporting the AAR Japan Management in updating, revising or developing program
materials and tools.
With the support of Managers, providing technical support through leading sessions, guidance on program activities etc.with staff related to good practices in community-based child protection activities.
Responsibility of leading community- based child protection activities such as structured life skills
sessions, workshops and community-led events.
With the support of Protection Manager, Collecting and/ordeveloping IEC materials on child protection international and national level, keepingupdated according to new developments in services and rights of refugees.
Responsible for comprehensive workplan for the team and managing outreach assistants’ monthly
workplan, following weekly and daily actions in the field, ensuring safety and security procedures
to be in practice as well as humanitarian principles.
Providing support and guidance on a regular basis to team members
Following up activities’ quality and quantity for accountable reporting, tracking databases and
- Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant Educational field
- Minimum 3 Years of professional experience
- Proficiency in Microsoft Program
- Native Turkish language with high English skills
- Flexibility to work in fast-paced and multicultural work environment sometimes under extreme pressure
- Master Degree
- Minimum 2 years of Child Protection and/or Outreach activities
- Familiarity with the local refugee context in Mardin
- Demonstrated experience in liaising with various CSOs in Mardin
- Arabic / Kurdish Speaker
How to apply:
Interested candidates who meet the above-mentioned qualification should apply via AAR Japan application form on the following link,
After submitting the form please submit your English CV and a cover letter mentioning MY001OO in the subject line to mail
by the 27th of December 2018.
Due to the urgency of the position, AAR Japan reserves the right to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile before the above deadline.
Note: The application received after the closing date will not be given any consideration. Only short-listed candidates whose applications fulfill the required criteria will be contacted for test and interview. The submitted documents will not be returned