Position title
In-School Champion X 1
Description

Position : In-School Champion X 1

Location : Free State (Setsoto)

Duration : Immediate until 30th of March 2025

Reporting to : In-School Manager

Organisational Background

Centre for Community Impact (CCI) is a non-profit South African organization based in Pretoria. We

aim to be a centre of excellence in strategic health and development communication programmes

that are centered around meaningful community engagement. CCI has been implementing Social and

Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) programs since 2004.

Position Summary

The In-School Champion will be responsible for the successful implementation of the AYP program

in schools and Safe Space. This position includes offering Core Package, writing referrals, linking to

services, and reporting Human Rights Violations.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Offer Core package.

• Write referrals to internal and external service providers.

• Follow-up of referrals with linkage officers and beneficiaries

• Report Human Rights Violations

• Support In-School Supervisor and LSAs in coordinating school activities.

• Support the rollout of peer education interventions (Co-Facilitation) in the Safe Spaces

• Support the facilitation & coordination of other layered interventions targeting learners in the

community and safe spaces.

• Completion of risk assessment, service plan and referral tools correctly and accurately.

• Completion of reports as required, including reports for linkages and referrals.

• Ensure operational, day-to-day smooth running of all AYP programme services across allocated

schools (as per Cluster) and Safe spaces.

• Attend all relevant stakeholder and other meetings.

• Support LSA and PGT Mobilisation and programme awareness.

• Maintain good working relationships with the local community and faith leaders, project staff,

and other relevant stakeholders; and

• Provide continuous support, engagement, and encouragement to AYP.

• Participate in learning and development opportunities (training, workshops, information

sessions etc.).

• Stay abreast of developments in the fields of HIV/AIDS, STIs and TB.

• Attend meetings, briefings, debriefings, staff meetings and others as directed to do so on a

regular basis.

• Do daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly plans.

• Write comprehensive Monthly and Quarterly In-School reports and Safe spaces reports.

• Perform any additional responsibilities as assigned by the supervisor.

Minimum Requirements

• Grade 12 Certificate

• Advantageous: Post-matric qualification/ certificate in Peer Education, Child & Youth Care Work

or Social Auxiliary Work

• Minimum 1-year experience in a similar role

• Valid driver’s license and ability to travel extensively.

Required skills and competencies.

• Good writing skills that will enable the incumbent to compile reports.

• Good communication, listening and problem-solving skills.

• Computer literate in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

• Ability to work individually and as a team.

• Knowledge and understanding of human behaviour, social systems, and skills to intervene at a

point where people interact with their environment in order to promote their well-being.

• Information and knowledge management skills

• Ability to travel as and when required.

• Good interpersonal skills

Application Process:

• Interested candidates should submit an updated CV to CCI Human Resources at

jobs@ccisa.org.za

• Please use the job title “In-School Champion – Free State - Setsoto Sub-district ” as the

subject line for your application.

• The closing date for applications is the 26th of May 2024.

• Late applications will NOT be accepted or considered.

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Date posted
May 14, 2024
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