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Career Opportunity

BRAC’s vision is a world free from all forms of exploitation and discrimination where everyone has the opportunity to realise their potential. The organisation was founded in Bangladesh in 1972 and acts as a catalyst, creating opportunities for people to transform their lives. BRAC believes in integrity, inclusiveness, effectiveness, and innovation in all areas of work. BRAC uses an integrated model to change systems of inequity, through social development programmes, humanitarian response, social enterprises, socially responsible investments and a university. It operates in conflict-prone and post-disaster settings in 11 countries across Asia and Africa.

BRAC is a global leader in developing cost-effective, evidence-based programmes, and has been ranked the #1 NGO in the world for the last five years consecutively by NGO Advisor.

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Position

Senior Officer, Gender, GRESP-CHT, Gender Justice and Diversity Programme


Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Organise inception meeting and learning-sharing with students, teachers, parents, media and local administration on gender based awareness
  • Organise and facilitate round table discussions with SMC, teachers, community members, etc. on safeguarding, CM, GBV, sexual harassment, menstrual health and hygiene
  • Facilitate student, teacher, student watch group, community watch group workshop and training for different stakeholder as per program target
  • Sensitization through discussion with teachers and SMC on social inclusion and cohesion, creating enabling environment for teaching, good touch & bad touch
  • Prepare monthly plan as per plan, monthly qualitative and quantitative progress report within time to the concern authority and document properly.
  • Organise different training like Gender and leadership psychosocial counseling for SWG, CWG & teacher within Program period.
  • Follow up, Student watch group, community watch group, school, teacher and the initiative of different platform
  • Functioning community watch group for community mobilization against sexual harassment and VAWC
  • Regular field visit effectively to implement program
  • Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the programme’s goals on safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment
  • Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action
  • Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so

 

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Requirements

Educational Requirements:

Masters from any recognised university with minimum second class/ division or equivalent GPA/ CGPA 2.50 in all academic examinations


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Experience Requirement:

At least 2 years’ of field work experience on gender related issue


Additional Requirements:

  • Basic understanding on Gender & women empowerment issues
  • Respect and obey to organisational culture and values
  • Good capacity and management skill of field work
  • Ability to work in multi-culture and interaction work environment, under pressure with utmost dedication and integrity
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Facilitated different training session, workshop and meeting

 

Age: Maximum 40 years

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Salary & Benefits

Salary:Negotiable

Other Benefits: Festival Bonus, Contributory Compulsory Provident Fund, Gratuity, Health and life Insurance and others as per policy

Job Location: BRAC Field Office

Last Apply Date: 25/Mar/2021

BRAC believes every one of its employees, suppliers, downstream partners, visitors, clients and community including children, youth and vulnerable adults that come into contact regardless of age, race, religion, gender, disability or ethnic origin has the right to be protected from all forms of harm, abuse, neglect, harassment, and exploitation. We guarantee assessment of candidates with disabilities who meet the essential requirements. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will do everything possible to ensure that those who are suitable to work within our values and beliefs are recruited to work for us. Any personal persuasion will result in disqualification of candidature.

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