Organization : Friends International
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 4 Nov 2014
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Are you interested in helping marginalised caretakers to gain the skills and knowledge to sustainably improve their family’s financial situation and build better futures for their children? Join us!
You will be joining Peuan Peuan, a team of over 20 professionals committed to providing best quality and innovative social services to children, young people and families in Bangkok and Aranyaprathet. Our Family Income Generation project trains and supports marginalised caretakers to access a variety of employment options so that they can sustainably increase their household income, enabling their children to stop working and to receive an education.
What will you do?
As the Family Income Generating Project Officer you will be responsible for the overall management of the Family Income Generating project at Peuan Peuan, including identifying suitable employment options in the community, and providing training and support directly to marginalised parents and caretakers so that they can access these options and sustainably increase their household income.
Ongoing responsibilities include:
Meeting with marginalised parents to assess their social and financial situation and supporting them to identify suitable employment options.
Providing training to parents to improve their financial literacy and prepare them for employment.
Supporting marginalised parents to start their chosen employment option and providing regular follow up to help them overcome challenges and setbacks.
Producing management reports on the status of the Family Income Generating project.
Maintaining and developing training materials
You are independent, dynamic, and passionate about improving the lives of marginalised families in Thailand.
You have proven experience working with people from diverse backgrounds, including people living in slum communities.
You have a strong knowledge of small business establishment and development.
You have proven experience training individuals and small groups.
You know your way around computers.
You have a degree in a related field.
You speak and write Thai and your English is great!
You will be our full time employee based in Bangkok.
Friends-International (FI) is a social enterprise that works with marginalized urban children and youth, their families and communities, to help them become independent and productive citizens of their country.
FI started Peuan Peuan back in 2005, , which is our program in Thailand mainly working with migrant children from Mynmar, Laos and Cambodian. Our program is expanding rapidly into also working with the communities and supporting families with income generation projects. We have developed a holistic social integration cycle that is based on individual and community needs to achieve best practice methods directly or in collaboration with partners.
Join us by
Submitting a cover letter with a CV, salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org with the caption subject: Administration Assistant before 14 November 2014
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview
Friends-International is an equal opportunity employer and the successful candidate will be selected based on merit
The successful applicant will be expected to comply with Friends-International’s Child Protection Policy
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