17 June, 2016

6352 WASH – Team Leader

CARE International Vanuatu

Non Government Organization
Tanna, Lenakel, Vanuatu 
Due Date

Job Description: 
CARE is an international humanitarian and development organisation fighting global poverty, with a vision to which focuses on empowering women and girls to fight poverty and bring lasting change to their communities. We work in over 80 countries around the world. We work with partners to achieve lasting results for marginalized communities.
We are looking for a WASH Team Leader to join our team based in Tanna, Tafea Province.
The Water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH) Project Team Leader will organise WASH Officers to undertake field activities in Tafea province. The successful candidate will have a proactive, results-oriented approach and experience working within the water, sanitation and hygiene/health sector.
The WASH Team leader will have the ability to plan activities and budgets and manage team members to implement multiple WASH activities across Tafea Province.
The post will be responsible for the design, implementation, follow up and evaluation of WASH activities in communities, schools and health facilities targeted by CARE International.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Day to day planning and management of vehicles, equipment and staff (including WASH Officers, volunteers, casual labourers, technicians and hygiene promoters) for the following activities:
  • Basic budget planning and monitoring
  • Communicate clear instructions to team members
  • Monitor team members' participation to ensure activities are being implemented according to plans
  • Activity Reporting
  • Coordination with stakeholders undertaking WASH including government departments, NGOs etc
  • Proactively promote a safe and secure work environment; foster a culture of safety and security awareness and consistently follow all CARE safety and security policies, procedures and directives
  • Demonstrate an understanding of gender equality and women’s empowerment and a commitment to CARE’s approach and values including ethnic diversity and cultural sensitivity
  • Uphold and promote CARE’s commitment to Child Protection

        Required qualifications and skills:
        • Health inspection, engineering and/or relevant leadership qualifications with strong experience
        • Professional experience of at least 5 years, preferably in the field of Health, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene and/or relevant management and leadership experience
        • Organization, coordination and planning skills\
        • Problem solving skills
        • Good computer skills
        • Ability to listen and adapt
        • Good personal skills
        • Good knowledge of Bislama
        • Good knowledge of oral and written English 


        In return for your commitment you will benefit from ongoing professional development and a comprehensive benefits package. 


        English and Bislama

        How To Apply:
        To find out more about this rewarding opportunity please sent your cover letter and CV in English before 22 June 2016, quoting the reference‘CIV1616’ as the subject of the email/letter.

        Only successful candidate will be contacted for interview. 
        Contact Person:

        Nelly Daniel

        Not Stated

        Nelly Daniel, Human Resource, PO Box 1129 Port Vila, Vanuatu or 
        John Bill Charley, Field Coordinator, CARE Office, Isangel Tanna



         Not Stated
        17-June-16 Direct from Employer

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