Community Development Worker

Job Description

Title: Community Development Worker

Company Name: Centre for Services and Information on Disability (CSID)

Vacancy: 03

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ Graduate

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 2 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Identify the primary school and the children with disabilities in project area.
∎ Collect data on local resource and service providers and compile it into a mapping of resources available locally;
∎ Organize various types of workshop and training at field level;
∎ Frequent visits to the beneficiaries' to provide continuous follow-up services throughout the project duration.
∎ Participate in the Monthly staff Meeting and provide necessary opinion to improve the quality of project at field level.
∎ Ensure logistics support for organizing various meeting/workshop;
∎ Motivate community people regarding the education rights of children with disabilities;
∎ Maintain effective coordination and communication with concern Local influential leaders/community members, Local government representative and supportive NGOs and so on.
∎ Continue follow up the school enrolled children with disabilities.
∎ Ensure participants and Provide logistic support to facilitate community awareness meeting
∎ Ensure participants and Provide logistic support to facilitate parents meeting
∎ Assist the Project Manager to organize the training for teachers on disability, Inclusive education, sign language, brail and other training.
∎ Provide logistics support and ensure participation of non-disabled children in school meeting.
∎ Facilitate to organize Inclusive Sports and cultural event for demonstrating the education rights of children with disabilities.
∎ Assist the Project Manager to organize round table.
∎ Conduct awareness raising meetings with School Management Committees, head teachers, general teachers and school non-disabled children on the rights of children with disabilities.
∎ Maintain regular liaison with the children with disabilities, caregivers of children with disabilities, teachers, SMC members and community people and provide necessary consultation.
∎ Facilitate to provide school admission, conveyance and education support to the children with disabilities.
∎ Facilitate to link the children with disabilities for health assessment, assistive devices and therapy services.
∎ Provide feedback/suggestion to other staff for effectively and timely completion of planned activities;
∎ Participate weekly basis team meetings
∎ Maintain effective coordination and communication with concern Local influential leaders/community members, supportive NGOs and other organizations ;
∎ Preserve the project related data/information;
∎ Submission the activity report to the Project Manager in a timely manner;

Additional Requirements:
∎ Age 20 to 45 years
∎ At least 2 year(s) experience at field level.
∎ At least 2 years working experiences in NGO sector, preferably with marginalized community children with disability.
∎ S/he is expected to have sound knowledge on the rights of persons with disabilities and disability program.

Salary: Tk. 17000 (Monthly)

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ As per rules and regulations of the organization and budget provision of the project.

Application Deadline: January 27, 2020

Company Information:
∎ Centre for Services and Information on Disability (CSID)
∎ Business : NGO. Inclusive Care and Protection project for children with disabilities and children affected by AIDS

Category: NGO/Development