The Mission: VOICE is currently operating in Ukraine and across affected border countries— working closely with local and international partners to promote women’s protection and empowerment. The Adolescent Girls Specialist will be responsible for leading an evolving body of work on the safety and empowerment of adolescent girls in the Ukraine humanitarian crisis, focusing initially within Ukraine and then expanding to Hungary, Poland, Moldova and Romania. The Specialist will carry out a mapping/ assessment of needs and gaps on services and programming for adolescent girls and develop and implement a technical accompaniment model for adolescent girls programming with relevant partners. This could include the integration of adolescent girl programming within Women and Girls Safe Spaces, training for service providers on how to work with adolescent girls and advocacy of and coordination with other humanitarian actors to ensure that adolescent girls do not fall through the cracks of humanitarian programming and service delivery.
Qualifications and Competencies
Contract period: This is a one-year consultant position with the possibility of extension dependent upon need and funding. The position will be part of the regional Ukraine response team and report to the regional Technical Adviser for VOICE’s Ukraine emergency response. The position can be based remotely with frequent travel to the region or based within the region.
This position will be posted until filled.
Please apply via VOICE website: Adolescent Girls Specialist￼ - VOICE Amplified