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The Child Protection Officer is responsible to provide technical support and manage the FPSS Facilitator and community workers and ensure the good delivery of the activities. She/ He will be supporting the design, set-up and monitoring and evaluation of the program in the Baalbek and ensuring timely, effective and quality programming by sharing tools and resources and providing capacity building support and on-the-job coaching to the child protection staff. Internally the Child Protection Officer will be working closely with the program manager to oversee the Program implementation in the Baalbek region


  • Provide support to the street educators implementing weekly PSS Activities.
  • The CP officer will need to ensure that the planning of PSS activities matches procurement plans and procedures to implement PSS activities;
  • Conduct house visits and follow up on the street with street and working children as and when needed;
  • Support through referring to other service providers in coordination with team members;
  • Participate in weekly team meetings;
  • Daily coordination with key staff working on Child Protection cases, including social workers, FPSS facilitator and lawyers if we need help
  • Coordination with Child Protection WG and sub-working groups
  • Ensure systematic application of child protection standards and safeguarding policies
  • Monitoring visits at the field level on the application of Child Protection principles, the tools to be used are PSS child list and guidance note, Child Friendly Spaces Checklist, CB-PSS curriculum, and FPSS curriculum
  • Engage staff on regular basis to oversee work and ensure child protection and psychosocial activities are technically sound and respectful to standards of Child Protection
  • Report to Programme Manager on weekly tasks and key priority areas of work (TBD in consultation with Programme Manager)
  • Ensure training and capacity building of staff working with children, including but not limited to Code of Conduct and Psychological First Aid.
  • Follow up on data collection.
  • Focal Point for Child Safeguarding policy
  • Deliver any other responsibility assigned by Project Manager 



Project manager and Donor focal point.


  • Experience working with street and working children
  • Experience working with Syrian, Dom and Turkmen communities
  • Technical diploma or degree in social work, human rights, or related degree preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience of implementing child protection programs preferably psychosocial activities, social work or case management, in humanitarian or development settings;



  • Good Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Solid reporting skills
  • Organized and strong attention to details
  • Proven communication skills in written and spoken English and Arabic
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a proven ability to work effectively with others
  • Ability to work on the street supporting psychosocial activities for street and working children;
  • Ability to work on the street at night conducting activities and supporting the team;
  • Experience in managing and supporting staff development;
  • Demonstrated experience of planning and conducting children’s PSS activities;
  • Demonstrated understanding of working with children and particularly vulnerable children;
  • Knowledge and experience in using and updating databases;
  • Personal qualities: Team player, flexible, able to handle pressure well and work in cross-cultural setting;
  • Staunch advocate of child protection and child rights;



Contract duration: 6 months full-time with possibility to renew;

Having a valid Lebanese/International driving license is a must;

Required Starting Date: Jan 2019;

Last modified: 
14 Jan, 2019
Intervention Sector(s):
Children & Youth
Application Deadline:
Friday, 25 January 2019
Contract Type:
Full Time
Period of Employment
Job Location
Working Area
All Bekaa Area
Salary Range:
1200 to 1500 (USD)
Education Degree:
Masters Degree
Education Degree Details:
Experience Requirements:
2 to 3 years
Arabic Language:
English Language:
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