Danish Refugee Council (DRC)

Risk Education Facilitator

Danish Refugee Council (DRC)

Job Description

  The Danish Refugee Council assists refugees and internally displaced persons across the globe: we provide Emergency aid, fight for their rights, and strengthen their opportunity for a brighter future. We work in conflict-affected areas, along the displacement routes, and in the countries where refugees settle. In cooperation with Local Communities, we strive for responsible and Sustainable solutions. We work toward successful integration and – whenever possible – for the fulfillment of the wish to return home. The Danish Refugee Council was founded in Denmark in 1956, and has since grown to become an international humanitarian organization with more than 7,000 staff and 8,000 volunteers. Our vision is a dignified life for all displaced. All of our efforts are based on our value compass: humanity, respect, independence and neutrality, participation, and honesty and transparency.

ABOUT THE JOB

Providing Explosive Ordnance risk education in Explosive Ordnance impacted communities for the purpose of raising their awareness and promoting behavioral change towards Explosive Ordnance and to reduce the risk of injury from EO.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct EORE training in the assigned Afghan communities according to EORE SOP in close co-operation with the RE Officer / site operation officer.
  • Collect and compile UXO survey information during community visits, and share it with the RE officer.
  • Collect and compile EO victim information during community visits, and share it with report it to the RE officer. Ensure the information flow to the relevant DMAC RO.
  • Be responsible for the conduct of work of the driver assigned to EORE team.
  • Be responsible for EORE training material condition and quantities designated for the team.
  • Check all equipment and training material of the team for any damages in a daily basis and report accordingly. Ensure the driver does the same with the vehicle.
  • Keep record of daily, weekly and monthly EORE activities.
  • Report the progress weekly and monthly to the DDG RE officer in the operation area.
  • Maintain communication to the RE officer daily according to the SOP.
  • Maintain close contact and Coordination of activities with the DDG Sur/EOD teams.
  • Report to DMAC RO on any newly discovered EO accidents, incidents, SHAs, mines and UXOs through RE officer.
  • Ensure good communication and coordination with local communities.
  • Participate in DMAC RO EORE/VA technical working groups and coordination meetings, if required.
  • Follow up operational work plan.
  • Brief the visitors and supervisors in the field with regards to EORE work and community information gathered.
  • Carry out any other tasks assigned by RE officer.
  • Liaise, assist and coordinate with other EORE Instructors in the field.
ABOUT YOU

To be successful in this role you must have: Education/qualifications:

  • 2 years’ experience in EORE (Explosive Ordnance Risk Education)
  • A good knowledge of liaison and communication
  • High school
Languages:

  • Pashto and Dari –fluency
  • English – preferred
  • Computer – preferred
We Offer:

  • Salary and conditions will be in accordance with DRC salary scale
Application process:

Interested? Then apply for this position, all applicants must send a cover letter and an updated CV (no longer than four pages). Both must be in the same language as this vacancy note. CV only applications will not be considered.

Applications close 25 March 2021.

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