Tuesday, 11 November 2014

International Rescue Committee (IRC) Careers - Youth and Livelihood Officer



The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is recruiting a Youth and Livelihood Officer in Nyarugusu Camp, Kasulu, Tanzania

Deadline: 21st November 2014

Terms: This is a fulltime position

Duties: Support the YLD-S in the management and implementation of youth livelihoods and development activities in Nyarugusu refugee camp; Support the YLD-S to identify social needs and problems of vulnerable youth and identify appropriate responses. Support cultural, sports and recreational activities for youth in camps, in collaboration with incentive staff and community groups; Lead the introduction of sports aimed to target female participation, including community awareness raising on the issue.


Education: Diploma in social work or relevant social science with at least 1 years relevant work experience; OR at least 3 years relevant work experience.

Experience: Experience working with children and youth, and especially vulnerable youth desirable.

How to apply:
Applications for the position must include:
i.A cover letter illustrating your suitability for the position against the listed requirements.
ii.Detailed curriculum vitae showing contact address, email, and day-time mobile phone number(s) and three (3) referees, ONE being your last employer.
iii.ONLY copies of academic and professional certificates.
All applications should be sent to:
Snr Human Resources Manager
International Rescue Committee
P. O. Box 259
Kasulu
Email: Joel.Bitwale@rescue.org