Case Worker (Female)

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Job title: Case Worker (Female)


Job description: Job Context

  • YPSA (Young Power in Social Action) is an organization for sustainable development working in greater Chittagong division including Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) since 1985 (International Youth Year). YPSA is going to implement a project at Ramu and Chakaria under Coxs Bazar titled “Emergency Health, WASH and Protection Assistance for COVID-19 Response in Underserved Areas of Cox`s Bazar, Bangladesh”. The project is supported by International Rescue Committee (IRC)
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Job location: Ramu and Chakaria under Cox`s Bazar

Job Responsibilities

  • Reinforce adherence to the GBV guiding principles and women-, girl- and survivor centered support throughout all activities in the women and girls Centers and safe spaces
  • Adhere to the women-, girl- and survivor-centered support approach, the GBV guiding principles and the IASC GBV Case Management Guidelines (2017) throughout all GBV case management and psychosocial interventions for women and girls. This includes ensuring confidentiality of survivors, and respect for their wishes and decisions
  • Provide age-appropriate case management, including: assessment of women and adolescent girl’s needs; provide basic, crisis counseling (and in some contexts further individual counseling); safety strategizing and risk assessing; development of action plans; support in pursuing services and support; safe, confidential and appropriate referrals in-line with the formal GBV referral pathways
  • Work in close, daily collaboration with the health team in the Centers to ensure women and girls have safe, discrete and confidential access to/from the GBV and health services via the internal referral procedures
  • Provide services to child and adolescent survivors of GBV, including case management as well as the best interest determination, age appropriate engagement and decision-making by survivors, and Do No Harm analysis
  • Lead age-appropriate and specialized group emotional services to vulnerable women and girls
  • Work with the WPE team to ensure response to the evolving needs of women and girls and their communities
  • Identify concerns related to and support adherence to GBV referral protocols and GBV guiding principles, and bring these concerns to the WPE Response Officer
  • Maintain effective working relationships with relevant partners including community leaders and other implementing partners
  • Complete monthly activity reports, according to mentorship provided by the WPE Response Officer
  • Maintaining detailed and confidential case files in line with recognized standard methodologies.

Employment Status


Educational Requirements

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in any Psychology/ Gender or Women’s Studies/ Social Work/ Social Science or other relevant subject

Experience Requirements

  • At least 1 year(s)

Additional Requirements

  • Minimum 1 year’ experience needed in the field of Gender and/or GBV
  • Professional experience in counselling and implementing activities for women and girls or proven engagement in women’s rights/groups – highly desirable
  • People who have knowledge in Chittagonian language will get preference.
  • Excellent in public speaking
  • Community mobilizing to achieve to ensure services required by the GBV survivors
  • Written and spoken fluency in Bangla, Chittagong

Job Location

Cox’s Bazar

Tk. 18000 (Monthly)

Expected salary: 18000 per month

Location: Chakaria, Chittagong

Job date: Sat, 29 Aug 2020 02:22:36 GMT

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