Project Assistant – Gender (Midwife) – Burao, Somaliland

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World Vision

Job Type

Full Time


Burao, Somaliland

Description :

Project Assistant – Gender (Midwife) – Burao, Somaliland 

Location: Burao, Somaliland 
Category: Project Management
Fixed term: Full-time
Deadline: 14-Dec-20

The Role:

The Project Assistant will be responsible for the implementation of Gender project activities that include timely planning, psychosocial support/ counselling, identification & referral of women with fistula complications, conducting of business trainings for project beneficiaries and ensuring community participation in the implementation and reporting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Quality and timely implementation project activities.
  • Effective Project Monitoring and Evaluation.
  • Coordination and Visibility of project activities.
  • Project Reporting.


  • Bachelors degree in Midwifery, Public Health or any other relevant field.
  • Training and professional certification in psychosocial support and counselling.
  • At least four years’ of experience in Gender and Child Protection implementation, monitoring and evaluation with INGO in complex humanitarian context.
  • Proficiency in working with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with experience in project documentation and reporting,
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with different partners, local authorities, local organizations and NGOs.
  • Strong Training of Trainers (TOT) skills in facilitating different trainings like health education sessions.

Working Environment:

The position is office-based in Burao with frequent travel to the field.

World Vision adheres to strict child and adult safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks which will include criminal background checks. They will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles. Academic certificates will be verified with the issuing institution.

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