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Child Protection Field Coordinator- 11.5 Months, Nationals Only

UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential. Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone. And we never give up. OBJECTIVE The key objectives of the assignment are to: support partners in designing, implementing and monitoring plans for the operationalization of CPCs in line with the Child Law, standard operating procedures and any relevant regulations at the governorate level. oversee overall coordination between key stakeholders at the governorate level to institutionalize a child protection system at the governorate level. provide technical assistance and capacity development to partner NGOs and NCCM to ensure cases are dealt with in accordance with the SOPs. Provide technical support to MOSS in establishing safe houses model. ACTIVITIES, DELIVERABLES AND TIMELINES, PLUS BUDGET PER DELIVERABLE Technical support for the operationalization of CPCs and case management at the governorate-level: Provide technical input and coordination to the planning process of the implementing of activities by NGO partners. Facilitate networking and collaboration with other local and international partners. Contribute to theoperationalization of the case management unit. Provide technical input and facilitate coordination between MOSS and other governmental partners, NGOs in the design, preparation and monitoring of the case management unit at sub-national levels. Provides technical assistance in the design, preparation and monitoring of developing specialized protocols for serious forms of violence and of safe houses at the governorate-level. Operational support to Governorate AWP implementation: Carry out the coordination, facilitation between governorate counterparts, NGOs and others. Carry out ongoing documentation of project activities, workshops, consultations taking place and field visits. Ensure regular monitoring and quality assurance of project activities. Conduct field visits to existing project areas, to assess implementation and monitor progress. Collect information, identify problems, constraints. Analyze collected data and information to prepare progress reports; draft changes in work plans and assist in identification of required supplies and equipment. Support the preparation and coordination of knowledge dissemination products to facilitate knowledge sharing between program partners. Facilitate and organize capacity development activities for key Governorate-level stakeholders Support to country office program management: Support the preparation of program planning documents; donor reports, annual reports, mid-term/annual review reports as well as documents to be shared with external counter-parts, agencies etc. Support with the coordination of program activities at the governorate-level, preparation and review of implementation documents (ToRs, contracting documents, budgets, partner reports, program evaluations etc). Support the availability of accurate, complete and up-to-date information required for effective programming and project design, implementation, management, monitoring and evaluation at the governorate-level. Assist with needs assessment and situation analysis, contribute to prioritization of programme interventions and planning conducted at the governorate-level.Proposes adjustments in strategies and operational procedures affecting project implementation and management at the governorate-level. Support partnership management and collaboration; build and sustain effective close working partnerships with governorate counterparts and stakeholders through active sharing of information and knowledge to facilitate program implementation and build capacity of stakeholders to achieve and sustain results on child protection. Provide technical input, review and edit partner proposals, budgets, technical quarterly reports, progress and evaluation reports. Reporting required: Monthly reports will be submitted to the supervisor including a monthly work plan and report. Trip reports will be submitted to the supervisor at the conclusion of each trip. Other assessment or analysis documents will be submitted to the supervisor as needed and as per the consultancy's stated objectives. DELIVERABLES ESTIMATED DURATION TO COMPLETE PAYMENT Conduct regular field visits and monitoring/verification meetings to partners (NGOs, DCPCs, GCPCs, Governorates and other stakeholders) in the governorate to monitor the implementation rate of running activities in line with agreed upon work plans. and share field reports. 98 days 40% Ensure regular documentation of activities in hard copy and also on database/dashboard; support the update of database indicators. 36.5 days 15% Provide technical assistance and monitor application of Case Management SOPs in target Governorate and Districts by case managers/supervisors 24 days 10% Organize Case Conferences linking GCPC, DCPCs, NGOs, NCCM and other relevant ministries in targeted locations are technically supported and conducted. 24 days 10% Advocate with governorates to address capacity development gaps in child protection 24 days 10% Support the development of safe houses model and support implementing partners in providing services to children victims of violence. 24 days 10% Support the assessment of service provision facilities and review decrees related to dealing with children victims of violence. 12 days 5% QUALIFICATIONS, SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE AND ADDITIONAL COMPETENCIES A relevant undergraduate degree in Social Work or Law is required. A minimum of 4 years of experience in child protection and project coordination is required. A minimum of 1 year of experience in the target governorate is required. Monitoring, documentation, and facilitation/training skills are required. Previous experience with UNICEF or the UN system is preferred. Fluent in both written and spoken Arabic and English. CONDITIONS OF WORK This consultancy will be carried out from the target governorate with monthly limited travel required to UNICEF office key counterparts in Cairo. Travel per diem to governorates other than the target governorate will be covered by UNICEF as per regulations. NOTE FOR CONSULTANTS AND INDIVIDUAL CONTRACTORS: Please submit a financial offer along with your proposal. For every Child, you demonstrate: Our core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results. UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Candidates will not be considered if they have committed violations of international human rights law, violations of international humanitarian law, sexual exploitation or sexual abuse, or crimes other than minor traffic offences, or if there are reasonable grounds to believe that they have been involved in the commission of any of these acts. UNICEF is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence. UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization. Remarks: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process. How to apply: UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organization.