Concern Worldwide is a non-governmental, international, humanitarian organisation dedicated to the reduction of suffering and working towards the ultimate elimination of extreme poverty in the world’s poorest countries. We started working in Malawi in 2002 and are well known for our innovative and quality programmes. We promote learning and staff development for our staff through training, coaching, mentoring and exposure to new experiences.
Concern Worldwide Malawi has the following exciting opening for talented and committed individual Concern is an innovative and dynamic development and humanitarian organisation, currently working in the districts of Mangochi, Phalombe, Chikwawa, Mulanje and Nsanje, implementing programmes in Food Security & Resilience; Health & Nutrition; Gender Equality and Education.
Gender Equality Project Support Officer – PROSPER
Purpose of the role:
to coordinate and facilitate gender trainings at the household level through the engaging Men Curriculum supporting the delivery of the Promoting Sustainable Partnerships in building Resilience (PROSPER) programme component of achieving, gender equality. The PROSPER Programme was designed to strengthen the resilience of poor households in Malawi to withstand current and projected weather and climate-related shocks and stresses. It is expected that this will in turn halt the annual cycle of humanitarian crises that blight people’s lives, harms poverty reduction efforts and swallows up resources.
Responsibilities & Tasks
Responsibility #1-conduct Gender trainings at household level using the Engaging Men Curriculum Under the supervision of the Team Leader and guidance from the National Gender Equality Advisor and District Program Manager, the Gender PSO will perform the following tasks;