Case worker

CARE International

Job Summary

The Case Worker provides direct support and case management to vulnerable women and girls as part of the CARE team in Bama/Ngala

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description

CARE International is a global leader within a worldwide movement dedicated to saving lives and ending poverty. We work in over 94 countries around the world to provide over 1000 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects.


Locations: Bama & Ngala, Borno 


Job Description

The Case Worker provides direct support and case management to vulnerable women and girls as part of the CARE team in Bama/Ngala in the including:


Case management services located in Women and Girls’ Community Centers or community-based safe spaces;

Emotional support groups in Women and Girls’ Community Centers and/or community-based safe spaces;

Psychosocial activities in Women and Girls’ Community Centers and/or community-based safe spaces.

Specific Duties And Responsibilities

Provide direct support and care to vulnerable women and girls through survivor centered approach:

Provide survivor centered case management. Case management services include:

Basic counseling and psychosocial support

Assessment of needs and resources

Developing safety and action plan

Implementing the plan

Appropriate follow-up and referrals

Case closure (if and when appropriate)

Monitoring & Reporting:

Support the maintenance of the CARE’s case management system and the GBV Information Management System.

Complete the case management quality assessment tool on monthly basis

Support tracking of activities’ beneficiaries using agreed M&E tools

Participate in weekly reporting and planning meetings to ensure adherence to standards of care, quality case management, and reporting requirements are followed

Other:


Other duties as assigned by the supervisor to enable and develop CARE program

Qualifications

Diploma in Social Sciences Studies

At least six months of counseling experience with issues relating to violence against women and girls, gender and development, child protection or social change

Clear understanding of gender inequality, and issues surrounding violence against women and girls.

Ability to maintain confidentiality and respect for clients at all times essential.

Positive and professional attitude, able to organize, maintain composure and prioritize work under pressure, work overtime when necessary and be able to coordinate multiple tasks and maintain attention to detail.

Ability to work as a member of a team essential.

Ability to speak Hausa, Kanuri or Shuwa

Conditions

By submitting your Application for this position you agreed to CARE’s ZERO Tolerance to:


Fraud

Sexual Harassment, Exploitation, Abuse and Child Abuse

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