JOB TITLE: Driver - Child Protection team
LOCATION: Lesvos island
FULLTIME/PARTIME: Full Time
DURATION: fixed term until December 15th 2020, starting date as soon as possible
Due to the emergency IRC will recruit qualified candidates filling the below criteria as they apply for the position.
Background: The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster. At work today in over 40 countries, the IRC aims to restore safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. In response to the arrival of refugees in Greece in 2015, the IRC has been offering SMS, WASH, Livelihoods and Protection services to children, women and people in need of mental health support. IRC Hellas currently has offices in Athens and on Lesvos, Chios and Samos.
SCOPE OF WORK:
In response to the recent fire and destruction of the Μoria RIC on Lesvos island, the IRC will start the implementation of a child protection program, aiming to assess the needs on the ground, identify vulnerable children and families and offer child protection case management and/or other child protection activities that will be identified as needs, following the needs assessment. For this reason, multidisciplinary mobile units will be set up. The Driver will provide safe transport services for the child protection (CP) program and support staff in the described major responsibilities mentioned below. Specifically, the driver should support and transport the CP staff and beneficiaries if needed, from formal or informal camps and sites to IRC offices other designated locations to predetermined points (hospital, partner’s or other actor’s safe spaces) and vice versa. S/he will adhere to all traffic and the IRC Hellas safety rules and follow the transport guidelines required by the IRC Hellas transport department. In addition to these duties the Driver manages the safety of assigned car and keeps proper records of car related documentation.
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WORK ENVIRNOMENT: Working schedule: Working hours (09.00 – 17.00, Monday to Friday), flexibility required to the emergency context
The IRC and IRC workers must adhere to the values and principles outlined in IRC Way - Standards for Professional Conduct. These are Integrity, Service, and Accountability. In accordance with these values, the IRC operates and enforces policies on Beneficiary Protection from Exploitation and Abuse, Child Safeguarding, Anti Workplace Harassment, Fiscal Integrity, and Anti-Retaliation.
IRC et les employés de IRC doivent adhérer aux valeurs et principes contenus dans le IRC WAY (normes de conduite professionnelle). Ce sont l’Intégrité, le Service, et la Responsabilité. En conformité avec ces valeurs, IRC opère et fait respecter les politiques sur la protection des bénéficiaires contre l’exploitation et les abus, la protection de l’enfant, le harcèlement sur les lieux de travail, l’intégrité financière, et les représailles.