Public Aid Organization –PAO; is a non-governmental, independent, non-profit and public utility organization. It works according to its humanitarian values in order to improve and settle the principles of human rights, establishing a developed civil society. This will be done by carrying out the developing and permanent programs and projects as it is guided by the United Nations’ declaration concerning the third millennium. PAO established in 1992 well rooted and present with offices in all Iraq.
Organization: [Public Aid Organization]-PAO
- Provide direct support and counseling to survivors of gender-based violence, ensuring their safety and well-being.
- Conduct comprehensive assessments of survivors' needs, including emotional, medical, legal, and social support requirements.
- Develop and implement individualized care plans, including referrals to appropriate services such as legal aid, healthcare, and psychosocial support.
- Conduct regular follow-ups and monitor the progress of survivors, ensuring that their rights are respected and their voices are heard.
- Raise awareness about GBV and its impact on individuals and communities through training sessions and awareness campaigns.
- Collaborate with local stakeholders, including government agencies, NGOs, and community leaders, to strengthen the overall response to GBV and promote prevention strategies.
- committees to identify and manage GBV cases within the community.
- Facilitate, collect and report information regarding the overall situation of GBV protection risks.
- Submit reports weekly reports concerning implemented outreach activities and cases and participate in weekly case conferences.
- Maintain files, registers, computer databases and records in paper or electronic format based on principle of confidentiality.
- Ensure a centered approach and always act in the best interests of the Survivors.
- Keep proper records of field expenditures when appropriate and report on these to the Director of Programs.
- Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, human rights, or a related field. Relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of formal education.
- Proven experience in case management and working directly with vulnerable populations, such as children at risk or survivors of GBV.
- Strong knowledge of child protection or GBV principles, protocols, and best practices.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to provide empathetic support and build trust with survivors and children.
- Cultural sensitivity and an understanding of the local context and dynamics in Erbil and camps.
- Fluency in Arabic and English languages (spoken and written) is essential.
- Strong organizational and administrative skills, with the ability to multitask and prioritize effectively.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), with advanced skills in Excel for data management and analysis.
Interested candidates are invited to submit their updated CV and a cover letter highlighting their relevant experience and skills by Filling the Application:
The deadline: 24 Sep 2023
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
[Public Aid Organization] is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.