Secours Islamique France: Social Worker

 

Job title: Social Worker, Full time

Reporting to: Projects Officer Location:  Ramallah Office

Duration: 10 months ( Extendable)

Starting Date: ASAP

SUMMARY :

The Social Worker will assist the Projects Officers in  monitoring and tracking programs department projects. The key responsibilities are to give support  to  the  Projects  Officers  and  ensure  a  good  follow  up  and monitoring of the projects coordination procedures. This position requires a highly motivated hardworking and responsible person, who is required toconduct home and field visits targeting mainly vulnerable communities within West Bank Governorates, awareness sessions, meet with potential beneficiaries and local CBOs in West Bank marginalized communities, fill out questionnaires, need assessment surveys and reflect the results in a narrative analysis reports submitted directly to the Projects Officer. Other attributes required for this role include flexibility (working days/time and field visits) as it will be required to work 5 days a week, 8 Hours a day.

In addition to reflecting the finding results in comprehensive qualitativeand quantitative reports.He / She will assist in following up procedures in accordance with SIF policies and guidelines.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the ability to work well as part of the team to deliver accurate work under tight deadlines.

Core responsibilities:

The job includes, but is not limited to the tasks described below:

Qualifications and Experience:

BA in social sciences, management of humanitarian projects, social work.

At least 3  year  experience, preferably in  the  field  of  humanitarian projects and public awareness.   

Experience in a similar position and previous experience of working for a non-governmental organization will be considered an advantage.

Demonstrated experience in  monitoring of projects\ Activities,  data collection and analysis and high quality reports writing.

Experience and skills in building good working relationship with local partners.

Experience working in remote communities and good cultural, cross- cultural knowledge and interpersonal skills.

      Has experience in household visiting.

      High level computer skills: Microsoft Word, Internet, Excel, Outlook

Language skills (reading, writing, spoken) to working level in English and Arabic.

Demonstrated commitment to work as part of the team, in a supportive role.

Qualities:  team  spirit,  patient,  flexible,  open  minded,  sociable  and highly motivated.

Knowledge and Skills:

      Analytical and problem solving skills.

      Attention to details.

      Effective organizational skills.

Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines under pressure, and to complete ad hoc work with quality and attention to details.

      Willingness to travel within West Bank areas.

Desirable:

 Driving License