03 November, 2015

5898 Field Staff X2

Youth Challenge Vanuatu (YCV)

Non Government Organization
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Job Hours:
Due Date

Job Description:

Youth Challenge Vanuatu is seeking for two interested candidates to undertake the position of the field staff at a voluntarily basis for a period of 2 – 3 months located Port Vila.

These positions are the key facilitators of Youth Challenge Vanuatu Community projects. They provide leadership, timely decision making and facilitate the learning process for a team of youth participants. The person will liaise with the community leaders including all the beneficiaries of the project and will be responsible for the overall implementation of the community development project goals, objectives and activities.

Below are the main roles and responsibilities for the field staffs before, during and after the projects.

Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate the implementation of the core community project
  • Oversee the implementation of small team projects in accordance with the YCV small team project guide
  • Coordinate the team of volunteers and ensuring their small team project reports are submitted. Taking lead in compiling all reports as one big report and submitting it to YCV
  • Establishing a productive relationship/connection between host community members and the VOICE/YCV groups
  • Challenger team-building, training & orientation
  • Providing leadership, administrative, logistical and other support to challenger team while in the field
  • Understanding YCV policies and ensuring that challengers and GLs follow ALL YCV policies and immediately reporting any breaches of policy to the YCV office
  • Weekly phone communications with and reports to the YCV Project Coordinator or nominated staff member
  • Assist with closure logistics and preparation
  • Assist with post-project monitoring and evaluation tasks
  • Assist with post-project logistics
  • Assist other YCV Program Coordinators as required. 
  • Good communication and negotiation skills
  • Good leadership skills and have similar experience in that particular field
  • Good understanding in English (written and spoken)
  • Have basic understanding of community development settings
  • Possess Good organizational skills, reporting & facilitation skills
  • Good team player
  • Be able to coordinate a group of international and Ni-Van volunteers
  • Have basic understanding of First Aid and the YCV programs would be preferable
  • Be honest
  • Good Problem solving skills.

Not Stated


English, Bislama

How To Apply:

Please forward your application (Cover letter + CV + references) addressing all the selection criteria to the email address provided below.

Contact Person:

Talinda Meto


(+678) 36021
Address: Youth Challenge Vanuatu, PO Box 1105, Port Vila, Vanuatu



 Not Stated
03-Nov-15 Direct from Employer

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