Child Protection Advisor In Government Office


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The Company

Category: Economics, Research and Development, Social Sciences and Community
Location: Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Career Level: Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Employment Type: Full time


Education requirements

  • Advanced University Degree in Sociology, Social work, Economics, Social Anthropology, Development Studies, or other relevant disciplines.
Work Experience
  • A minimum of 10 years and above professional working experience in areas of social work and child ...
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Purpose of the post
Under the supervision of The Minister, Ministry of Women and Children Affairs (MoWCA), the incumbent, in line with the GTP II priorities and the Girls Summit to Ending CM, FGM/C, provide strategic and technical guidance to the Minister on issues pertinent to child protection in the country. Ensure linkages of the Ministry with various child protection platforms. Strengthen the coordination mechanisms on child protection at national and regional levels.

Major Duties and Responsibilities of this assignment include
The specific tasks to be performed include but are not limited to the following:
  • In accordance with the GTP II provide technical and strategic advice to the Minister of Women and children on core child protection issues
  • Provide strategic advise towards realizing the Girls Summit commitments to ending Child Marriage and FGM/C by 2025
  • Provide the Minister with recurrent child protection concerns/trends
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how to apply

Please note that the successful candidate will be hired by Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, not by UNICEF.
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Applications must include motivation letter, an updated CV, and a completed UN Personal History Form (P-11) available for download on the same page. Read more
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