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GBV Case Worker

Alight

This is a Full-time position in Uganda posted June 21, 2022.

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# Job Description

Hello Hello! Alight is recruiting GBV Case Worker for our program in Uganda
based at Kyangwali Office 1 Position. You’re interested in joining us?
Welcome, we’re happy you’re here!
If you join us, you will find…
A team with deep experience in co-designing solutions that create new value
around the world. We know we need to always be better, and we believe in the
power and abundance of everyday people, everywhere, to change the world with
us.
A culture of radical accountability to our customers –as we help build a
meaningful life for and with the displaced, we ask them what they want and
then deliver on it.
Reporting to the GBV Assistant, the GBV Case Worker will provide case
management services to GBV survivors. The incumbent will also support the
protection sector in quality implementation of the GBV thematic area in
synergy with the larger protection and community services components. He or
she will be a focal point to ensure survivors receive confidential, safe, and
timely services that meet their needs in a timely manner.

Key Duties & Responsibilities
Day to day Responsibilities:
• The incumbent will conduct all steps of the case management process: Intake,
assessment and engagement, case planning, supported referrals, developing
practical skills, case review, building client capacity.
• Provide direct support and care for adult survivors of GBV and age-
appropriate specialized support and care for adolescent, male and girl child
survivors of GBV, including counseling and case management.
Follow GBV guiding principles of respect, confidentiality, and safety/security
and non- discrimination while providing services
• Work closely with other stake holders for the integration of the survivors
back into community and enhance access to livelihood opportunities for GBV
survivors to support their healing and reintegration process.
• Working with ‘at risk’ young people, their families, community, to
strengthen community based interventions.
• Carry out routine visits to the protection/safe houses and asses the needs
of the survivors under safe keeping and the general state of safe houses.
Ensure up-to-date filing and documentation of GBV cases in line with UNHCR and
Alight standard tools.
• Attend to protection concerns of persons of concern, provide GBV survivors
with information and resources to access services and make appropriate
referrals to other service providers if required.
• Offer basic psychosocial support services to survivors. Determine the need
for therapeutic psychosocial or psychiatric support for further referral to
specialized service providers.
• Ensure that all the GBV interventions adhere to protection standards and
principles as well as ALIGHT guidelines and accountability standards.
• Contribute to the daily quality implementation, monitoring and evaluation of
SGBV- related projects and interventions in the area of jurisdiction.
• Working in close collaboration with the protection team, she/he will
proactively contribute to quality and timely writing of weekly, monthly,
quarterly and annual reports.
• Uphold Alight’s code of conduct and principles of accountability.
• On request perform any other additional duties assigned by the supervisors
in order to allow the organization to function optimally.

Requirements
• A minimum of Diploma in Psychology, guidance and counselling, social work
and social administration, social sciences, development studies, or relevant
fields.
• Professional training in gender mainstreaming is desirable.
A minimum of 1 years’ experience working with GBV survivors and especially in
a humanitarian setting and/or advocacy programs is added advantage.
• Prior exposure and experience in protection interventions in line with
Refugee operations with wide Knowledge in SASA methodology and case management
processes.
• Good understanding of GBV referral pathways
• Knowledge of Swahili and any other languages commonly spoken in the
operation area is desirable.
• Good communication skills and ability to conduct training and awareness
campaigns
• Good computer skills.
• Familiarity with the context of operation and UNHCR funded projects desired.
• Excellent command of English and ability to work with minimum supervision.

Others/Extra Details
Alight is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering employment without regard to
race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age,
national origin, citizenship, physical or mental disability, or protected
veteran status. Alight complies with all applicable laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment. Any form of canvassing in the recruitment
process will lead to automatic disqualification.
“By applying to this job, I understand and acknowledge that ALIGHT is
committed to ensure compliance of its code of conduct by staff and any other
persons working on behalf of ALIGHT with zero tolerance to GBV acts and
Protection against Sexual Exploitation and Abuse. ALIGHT requires its staff
and any other person working on behalf of ALIGHT to treat all people with
dignity and respect and to actively prevent harassment, abuse and any nature
of exploitation. Further, I understand that if I am a successful candidate, I
will be subject to a comprehensive background check, and my
personal/professional references will be asked to evaluate my behaviors
related to the above safeguarding related topics”. “QUALIFIED WOMEN ARE
ENCOURAGED TO APPLY’’

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**Closing Date** : 10th July. 2022

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