Social Behaviour Change Advisor (Bulawayo-based)
- Post Date:March 26, 2021
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- Career Level OtherQualification DegreeExperience 3-5 Years
- Industry Non Governmental
Catholic Relief Services is the official international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States of America. CRS works to save, protect, and transform lives in need in more than 100 countries, without regard to race, religion or nationality. CRS’ relief and development work is accomplished through programs of emergency response, HIV, health, agriculture, education, microfinance, and peacebuilding. Registered in Zimbabwe under the PVO Act, certificate number 6/2002, CRS has been supporting program activities in Zimbabwe since 1989 and has long-standing relationships with Church and non-Church partners and communities throughout the country. The Zimbabwe program implements projects through 14 partner organizations in 30 districts in the areas of health, OVC, education, food security and agricultural livelihoods, and peacebuilding.
The Advisor provides technical guidance and implementation oversight to partners on a range of evidence-based and behavior-centered SBC interventions based on the social and cultural context in the target districts. This includes development of SBC tools and materials. The Advisor leads LIP capacity building efforts in Social Behavior Change, in line with PEPFAR’s localization agenda that seeks to ensure that the local partner has adequate capacity in place to become PRIMES for future OVC grants. S/he will have management oversight of the assigned number of LIPs.
More details of the job can be obtained here: https://goo.gl/GztRXi
Those who meet the above criteria are invited to submit their applications together with a cover letter and detailed Curriculum Vitae that includes the names and email addresses of three traceable references. Applications should be clearly marked with the position applied for in the email subject line.
Please submit to The Country Representative at the following email address: [email protected]
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
CRS does not charge application fees or processing fees to potential applicants or any fee throughout the recruitment process.
Our Catholic identity is at the heart of our mission and operations. CRS carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. We welcome as a part of our staff people of all faiths and secular traditions who share our values and our commitment to serving those in need. CRS’ processes and policies reflect our commitment to protecting children and vulnerable adults from abuse and exploitation.
By applying for this job, the candidate understands and acknowledges that CRS requires its staff to treat all people with dignity and respect. Further, s/he understands that if successful, s/he will be subjected to a comprehensive background check, and personal/professional references will be asked to evaluate the candidate’s behaviors related to safeguarding-related topics.
Deadline: 5 April 2021