DRR district Trainer

  Afghanaid
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Nangarhar Full Time 1083
Date Posted:Jul 20, 2017
Reference:VA-2017-45
Closing Date:Jul 24, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Any
Functional Area:Training
Nationality:Any
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:3 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:

About Afghanaid:

 

Afghanaid is a British-registered international NGO, which has worked in Afghanistan for over 30 years. We assist community-driven processes that address the rights and fundamental needs of people in some of the most remote areas of Afghanistan, providing basic services, supporting development of rural livelihoods and responding to humanitarian emergencies. We are headquartered in Kabul, and operate 20 provincial and district offices across Badakhshan (north-eastern region), Samangan (northern region) and Ghor (western region), as well as a Marketing and Fundraising office in London. We employ around 160 personnel, 97% of whom are Afghans.

Job Summary:

The DRR district Trainer will be responsible for organising and conducting DRR Trainings for community, CBDMCs ( Community Based Disaster Management Committee), SBDMCs ( School Based Disaster Management Committee), (School Teachers and Students), and DDMC based on CBDP and SBDP developed Models. The post holder will be also responsible for raising DRR awareness, development of materials, follow-up of community based activities.

Duties & Responsibilities:


Identify community potential natural disasters and Risk Mapping together with community

Training need assessment and identification of the training and other needs of community and school with the assistance of DRR coordinator and project team

Developing training Manuals with support and assistance of DRR coordinator

Prepare DRR Training Plan as per the project objective and indicators

Conduct DRR Trainings at different level of the community and schools as per the plan

Follow-up and support the groups trained to act accordingly

Provide support for CDMC to preparing Community Disaster Management Plans

Provide support for SDMC to preparing School Disaster Management Plans

Establishing and maintaining linkages among groups in the community

Support the Project coordinator to generate qualitative and quantitative data to document milestones of project progress and submit to the Project Manager on monthly basis

Preparing Training Reports on time

Assist the Project Coordinator for conducting regular monitoring and reporting

Keep the Project Coordinator updated on the progress of the project and any issues that may arise during the course of the implementation that needs Project Coordinator’s attention.

Update the Project Coordinator on any information related to security and follow security instructions of the organisation strictly

Any other task assigned by the Project Coordinator or senior management of Afghanaid

Conducts training workshops as directed by the project manager and project coordinator

Preparing Plans for conducting DRR awareness for CDMCs and SDMCs

Analyse situation of communities for potential natural disasters.

Trains DRR established committees in order to take part when disaster occurred.

Serve as focal point for district community staff for sending and receiving data and information from the communities and from province office to district field offices.

Perform any other related duties as required

Job Requirement:

Education/ training

Bachelor’s degree in related field

Work Experience


Familiarity with DRR and livelihood Projects

Minimum 3 years prior experience in similar role

Experienced in training DRR related issues

Professional Skills and Competencies


Proven skill of community based DRR Training

Ability to articulate ideas in a clear and concise manner

Familiarity with Nangarhar province will be an advantage

Able to communicate in local languages as well as minimum level of English

Values and attitudes


Demonstrated interpersonal skills in working with a multi-disciplinary team

Competent to take initiatives, work with significant level of autonomy and able to meet tight deadlines

Responsible, flexible, adaptable, ability to multitask

Committed and honest in her work

Detail oriented person

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Nangarhar
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