Neem Foundation is a non-profit, non-governmental, peace-building and conflict prevention organisation founded as a direct response to the problem of insecurity in Nigeria. The Foundation was established in January 2016 and registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission. We are committed to improving the lives of those affected by the insurgency, and preventing violence through building inclusive communities and raising the standard of education and psychosocial care. The Foundation is made up of members of the team that established Nigeria’s pioneer Counter Violent Extremism (CVE) Programme, which gives us unique knowledge and insight on Nigeria’s security situation. Neem Foundation can boast of over 20 years of cumulative staff experience in psycho-social support care, as well as extensive training and experience in CVE, community engagement, intelligence, strategic communication and project cycle management.
Peace Coach will be providing counselling and emotional support to children through sport, mostly football. The coach will train students in football and conflict resolution and how those two activities interact. The coach will bring the structuring values of sport to the heart of communities and individuals in crisis in Bama, Dikwa, Damboa, Mafa and Maiduguri Local Government Areas in Borno State.
University Degree in any field. Masters Degree in Physical therapy or Physical education is an added advantage.
English Language (Fluent) and Basic understanding of Hausa language,
Must have strong interest in Childcare; helping people rebuild their lives and work towards the development of Borno State.
Profile of Behaviour:
Confident, attention to detail, independent judgment, self-starter, reliable, team-player, friendly, flexible, disciplined, adaptable, numerate
Location: Damboa, Bama, Dikwa, Maiduguri and Mafa (Borno State)
Please note that women are strongly encouraged to apply.
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