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  • Posted: Feb 26, 2024
    Deadline: Mar 8, 2024
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    Center for Advocacy, Transparency, and Accountability Initiative (CATAI) was established in the year 2018 and registered as an NGO with Head Office in Maiduguri – Borno State. We have been visible in Borno Adamawa and Yobe states implementing projects in Education, protection, community empowerment, livelihood, environment, health, peacebuilding, and g...
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    Protection Field Assistant

    No. of positions: 2

    (3 months probation period)

    Job Description:

    • Support the Protection and education officer in the Identification, Registration, and prioritization of protection concerns, conduct follow-up visits, create and implement action plans to address protection concerns affecting children
    • Identify and address protection-related emergency needs of at-risk children promptly.
    • Use appropriate questioning techniques, reflective listening, and suitable exploratory activities to identify needs, issues, and aspirations.
    •  Assist children in gaining and utilizing necessary skills to participate in community and society, through academic support, behavioral control, social skills, communication skills, successful interpersonal behavior, and coping skills
    • Design the appropriate activities for children benefiting from case management respecting the characteristics of each case.
    • Design the appropriate activities for children benefiting from case management respecting the characteristics of each case.
    • Ensure that a high level of confidentiality is maintained and comply with data protection policies and procedures.
    • Prepare precise and accurate weekly and monthly reports on activities and conduct follow up site visits to verify and assess activity implementation.
    • Identify and report gaps in the availability of services and quality of service provision for beneficiaries in the target areas.
    • Participate and conduct other child protection services when needed.
    • Any other activity as requested by the supervisor and project manager.   

    Job Competencies:

    • Good command of verbal and written English and any local language of the community
    • Computer literate
    • Strong listening and empathy skills, as well as commitment to support the well-being of vulnerable children;
    • Good cooperation skills, ability to work well independently and in a team;
    • Good problem solving and social skills; creative, able to think of alternative solutions;
    • Stress-resilient to be able to cope with deadlines and complex problems;
    • Strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills;
    • Willing to work extra hours and available at the weekend for emergency cases as required

    Job Essentials:

    • Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social sciences, or another relevant field.
    • Social work, community development, or other relevant major or minimum 2 years of previous experience as a social worker/caseworker with I/NGO;


    • Exemplifying integrity and Accountability.
    • Demonstrating commitment to CATAI.
    • Embracing Cultural diversity.
    • Embracing change and a strong commitment to result.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the position as subject of email.

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