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Program Officer, Youth Skilling and Empowerment

at Save the Children
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted August 21, 2019
Category Social Services & Nonprofit
Currency UGX


Program Officer, Youth Skilling and Empowerment

We are currently recruiting for a Program Officer, Youth Skilling and Empowerment- Work No Child's Business to join our Kotido team at the Uganda Office.

The Job Holder will plan, implement, monitor and report on Youth Skilling and Empowerment Interventions under the WNCBs Project which is aimed at improving the employability and income of the youth. The Programme Officer is responsible for mobilizing youth from mine, facilitating and coordinating vocational trainings and internship/ apprenticeship placements youth aged 15 -18 years.


Experience Requirements

A minimum of 3 years relevant working experience with at least 1 year at middle management level in an NGO. Experience working with skilling and empowering youth.
Experience in youth programming especially skilling and empowerment.

Education Requirements

Minimum of a Degree in Social Sciences, Development Studies e.t.c or a relevant discipline.
Graduate or post-graduate training in project planning & management, monitoring and evaluation, community development & research or related field is an added advantage