Community Empowerment Workers

Community Empowerment Workers
Deadline for applications: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Location: Al Ain, North Bekaa
Working area: Al Ain, North Bekaa
Job Description

Responsible for: Support in assisting the Emergency officer and Community Empowerment Supervisor with a timely and good quality supervision in line with GVC Protection Strategy



  • In collaboration with the mobile Protection Monitors, track community resilience mechanisms and ensure community protection empowerment through protection awareness and community referral
  • Participate in the implementation of GVC community based protection strategy within Syrian refugees through mobile outreach activities, focus group discussions, assessment of community-level vulnerabilities and data analysis.
  • Timely refer to the Protection and WASH team vulnerable individuals and HH in need of emergency support
  • Report information in ODK and ensure that are daily uploaded on GVC platform
  • Contribute to an effective information management through the provision of disaggregated data on populations,
  • problems and coping strategies
  • Support the community empowerment supervisor in assessment and field visits



Daily and weekly reporting to the Community empowerment supervisor.


  • Highly organised and able to work independently and respecting deadlines
  • Strong sense of responsibility, flexibility and willingness to work long hours
  • Being flexible and with the ability to adjust to changes and new requirements 
  • Ability to work with team-members with different backgrounds
Experience required: Education degree: Bachelor Degree Field of education: preferably Bachelor degree in social sciences or similar field
Arabic: Excellent English: Very Good French:
Period: 7 months renewable
Salary: According to experience and GVC salary scale.
Submission guidelines: The CV and cover letter should be in English and attached to the email. Write as Subject to the Email “Community Empowerment Worker”. Applications in Arabic will not be considered. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Cover letter required? Yes
Contact information
Guglielmo Mortari
HR & Administrator Coordinator