Organization : International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 12 Jun 2019
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Deadline : 26 / June / 2019
Background/IRC Summary: The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises, helping to restore health, safety, education, economic wellbeing, and power to people devastated by conflict and disaster. Founded in 1933 at the call of Albert Einstein, the IRC is at work in over 40 countries and 26 U.S. cities helping people to survive, reclaim control of their future and strengthen their communities. The IRC has been operating in Thailand since 1975 and currently provides assistance to displaced persons in Tak, Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi and Mae Hong Son provinces.
The IRC’s program for Women’s Protection and Empowerment (WPE) improves and expands community-based services to women, girls, and survivors of gender-based violence (GBV) in the seven refugee camps along the Thai-Myanmar border. The program supports and strengthens women-led organizations in their efforts to respond to and prevent violence against women and girls through comprehensive and holistic programming, including GBV case management and psychosocial support, as well as prevention activities. The program coordinates a network of women and girls organisations that ensure a comprehensive and multi-sectoral response for GBV survivors, increasing the safety and power of women and girls through promoting community leadership and provision of technical training on GBV core concepts.
The WPE Manager will be based in the IRC’s Chatpawai Office in Ratchaburi Province and at the interim, will be under the direct supervision of the Senior WPE Program Manager. S/he will be overseeing IRC’s WPE program in two refugee camps: Tham Hin (Ratchaburi) and Ban Don Yang (Kanchanaburi) and other WPE programs outside the refugee camps as needed. S/he will be responsible for day-to-day management and oversight of WPE programming including support and direct supervision of program staff in the implementation of activities associated with the IRC Thailand WPE program. This responsibility includes start up and overseeing GBV response and prevention activities in refugee camps, with potential for expansion. The role is responsible for technical quality of program implementation, as well as ensuring programs are implemented on time and on budget. In particular she/he will be responsible for managing awareness raising and empowerment activities, case management, psychosocial support, safety audits, risk identification, referral mapping and community engagement and outreach activities. S/he will also support monitoring and evaluation including data collection and quality. S/he will develop, expand, and increase quality delivery of GBV services through direct service delivery, partnerships and remote management and contribute to the IRC Thailand country-wide strategies. The position requires a personal commitment to advancing women’s issues and working on behalf of women and girls in the community.
Staff Supervision & Development
Other Duties and Responsibilities
The position has been posted on the IRC website and can be found here. Please apply via link below
All applications will be treated confidentially and not returned. The IRC considers all applicants on the basis of merit without regard to race, national origin, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or physical or mental disability. The IRC is an equal opportunity employer.
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