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Never pay money for any certification or fee to an employer. Not sure, contact usStreet Child is a UK charity, established in 2008, that aims to create educational opportunity for some of the world's most vulnerable children Street Child began its work in Sierra Leone in 2008 working with a small number of street children, eight years later we have helped to transform the lives of more than 50,000 children across Sierra Leone, Liberia a...
Duty Station: Maiduguri, Borno with travel as needed
Reports to: Operations Manager
Contract duration: 6 months fixed term contract with a possibility of extension
1. Organizational Context:
Street Child is a UK charity working to protect vulnerable children and improve access to education in some of the poorest communities in the world. We work in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nepal and since November 2016, Street Child has been involved in the Humanitarian response in North East Nigeria as well as being a partner of the Education in Emergencies Working Group.
Street Child works in the fields of education, child protection and livelihoods, working to deliver sustainable solutions and create maximum impact. Our work combines counselling, family mediation, business support, school building, teacher training and child protection. We were a key player in the Ebola crisis and led the global response for children orphaned by Ebola in Sierra Leone and Liberia. We deliver all our programmes through local partners and, since 2008, together we have built/renovated over 200 schools and are now helping to educate over 40,000 young people.
2. Operational/Context Role:
Street Child is looking for a dedicated HR and Admin Assistant for our office in Maduguri to provide support across range of our activities. Our planned programmes include emergency education interventions in collaboration with the Education in Emergencies Working Group, such as building temporary learning centers, training education facilitators in delivery of the curriculum and trauma counselling, and providing teaching and learning materials. Street Child also conducts activities relating to unaccompanied and separated children, working to create a referral network and supporting as many children as possible to be reunified with their families and access education.
The HR assistant will be required to work flexibly, to support the start-up of programmes, reporting directly to the Opeartions Manager. The position requires a proven experience in HR and admin function in a humanitarian context. Good communication skills, organizational ability, documentation and filing skills, attention to detail and the capacity to work with a team and independently will be required. Analytical thinking, the capacity to take on tasks at short notice, as well as creativity and flexibility are also expected.
3. Roles and Responsibilities
3.1Human Resources Management
4. Required Skills/Abilities
5. Core values
6. Education and Experience:
8. Street Child’s commitment to Safeguarding
Street Child of Nigeria is committed to the safeguarding and protection of the communities we serve, our partners, our volunteers, and our staff. As part of this commitment to safeguarding, all offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate background checks. Street Child also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment.
Applicants are required to fill this form https://forms.microsoft.com/r/yuVWw5GCib and send their CV at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 27 September 2022. The subject line should clearly mention “Application for the position of HR & Admin Assistant”. Candidates who have previously applied for this position are not required to apply again.
We highly encourage qualified and experienced female candidates and candidates with origin in Borno state to apply. Street Child Nigeria does not charge any fees for recruitment and does not use any employment mediator.
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