Want to Work for an Indo-French NGO ( A1/A2 Level)

Job Description
Job Title: Child Welfare Officer

Reports To: Executive Director

Subordinates: Night staff (2), Quartermaster (1), Volunteers

Organisation: ONYVA (NGO) http://www.onyva.in

Project: Tara Boys

Job Summary:

A caring, committed educator and role model for 20 abandoned boys, living in a shelter home in South Delhi.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Taking care of the children day-by-day, the CWO is responsible for the children’s overall well being, security, health and manners. He/she designs the daily timetable, makes sure to keep a good balance between activities and rest, supervises the children.

He/she is responsible for the children protection and participation to the decision making process at Tara, he/she makes sure that the best interest of the children are always prior to any decision taken by the team.

He/she develops and maintains a network of understanding health professionals with whom he/she works in partnership.

The CWO works in partnership with the families of the children, nurturing the link to keep the children grounded.

He/she is an articulate professional, able to take initiatives, playing a major role in thinking/decision making processes, writing and implementing policies, very organized and sharp.

Desired Skills & Experience
Profile required:

Graduate with excellent English
Strongly motivated to work with children and be part of an innovative experience
Good organizational skills
Ability to manage
Ability to work in team
Proficiency in MS Office skills
Experience in working /interacting with children
Knowledge of French is desirable but not necessary
Personality: the CWO is a sweet and understanding person but is also able when necessary to show leadership and authority.

The CWO should be 35/40 years old, mature and reliable.

Company Description
We are a young but quickly growing Indo-French NGO in Delhi, implementing new standards to shelter and educate abandoned children. We are running a first shelter home (Tara Boys) and are starting a new one (Tara Tots) in a couple of months.

You may apply for this job at http://www.taraindia.org