Programme Officer – Rehabilitation Services: Local NGO


Deadline: 4pm local time 4 December 2016

Reports to Programmes Manager

One of the leading disability service organizations in Zimbabwe which works with persons with disabilities seeks to fill open vacancies. If you are a creative and committed professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for persons with disabilities the organization would like to hear from you.

Purpose of the Job
To implement a programme that provides rehabilitation services to children and youths with disabilities.

Key job functions
Implement activities that aim to provide health and rehabilitation services to children and youths with disabilities; Coordinating a national network of organisations that provide rehabilitation services to children and youth with disabilities, receiving and assessing plans and justification reports; Supporting trainings and coordinating awareness raising meetings/activities with partners; Generating/developing funding proposals to scale up impacts

Education and experience
Degree level education in Social Sciences (Development Studies, Sociology, Social Work, Psychology, or other related studies); A minimum of four years of work experience in a similar position within a NGO setting; Demonstrable proposal development and fundraising skills; Excellent communication skills (written, presentation and interpersonal); Excellent report writing skills.

Desirable
Knowledge of sign Language; Knowledge of/experience with disability and rehabilitation

To apply
If you have passion working with persons with disability and you meet the requirements for the above jobs, please send your CV together with your application/motivation letter (indicating the job number) to the following email address: applicationslcd@gmail.com

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.