Consultant to develop Safeguarding Policy

Job Description

Title: Consultant to develop Safeguarding Policy

Company Name: PHALS (Programme for Helpless And Lagged Societies)

Vacancy: 1

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Masters degree in any discipline
∎ Prefer PhD

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 5 year(s)
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following area(s): Research and Consulting Firms

Job Context:
∎ PHALS (Programme for Helpless and Lagged Societies) is a home grown local Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) started its journey in Cox`s Bazar district since 1992, later on got registration from Ministry of Social Welfare, Bangladesh in 1996, from NGO Affairs Bureau of Bangladesh in 1999. PHALS jointly working with GO/NGO and INGO to empower and protect the less privileged, marginalized vulnerable communities and surrounding environment through multidimensional development interventions.
∎ Bilaterally since July 2020, PHALS has been implementing `Humanitarian Assistance for Host Community project` technical supported by BRAC and financial supported by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), Australia in Palongkhali and Whykong Unions under Ukhia and Teknaf Upazilas, Cox`s Bazar District, Bangladesh. The project activities have been developed and designed in a way to strengthening social cohesion, localization, protection of women, capacity building of CBO, gender mainstreaming, disability inclusion and disaster risk reduction for the host communities in Cox`s Bazar. It is notable that this project has been implemented under a two and half year (2nd March 2020 - 31 December 2022) project entitled, "Humanitarian Response for Rohingya and Host Community in Cox`s Bazar". Thereafter, according to the project organizational development plan, PHALS is looking for a qualified consultant to develop a standard Safeguarding Policy considering existing women and child protection policy, related other policies of the PHALS organization.

Job Responsibilities:
∎ The consultant is expected to deliver:
∎ Conduct an initial review sessions with the organization for the present safeguarding policy, PSEA Policy, structure, procedure, implementation.
∎ Study several safeguarding policy and procedure of other organization and feedback.
∎ Develop a safeguarding policy and procedure, that should address:
∎ Organization self-assessment to identify current status considering women, child, disability protect policies.
∎ Introduction of safeguarding, definition, global policies and standard
∎ Prevention pathways, procedures and toolkit
∎ Training and awareness raising
∎ Risk mitigation and safe programing
∎ Toolkit for investigation, reporting and punishment procedures
∎ Referral pathways and toolkit
∎ Safeguarding Organogram
∎ Hold stakeholder meeting to validate the draft safeguarding policy
∎ Finalize safeguarding policy and submit to EC of PHALS for approval.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Person with disability are encouraged to apply

Salary: Negotiable

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 6 Aug 2021

Company Information:
∎ 2 Aug 2021
∎ PHALS (Programme for Helpless And Lagged Societies)
∎ Address : Abu Center, 1st Floor, East Bazarghata, Main Road, Cox's Bazar

Category: Research/Consultancy