Child Development Officer Job at Child Life-Line

Child Line is a Telecommunications company located in 7904 Bosque Blvd, Waco, Texas, United States with office in Lagos, Nigeria

Job Title Child Development Officer
Department  Outreach Department
Major Tasks and Job Activities

  • Supporting the Program Manager and Outreach Department, you will be responsible for the development and successful implementation of first contact service at Child Life-Line Children/Young Persons program
  • You will demonstrate a sound knowledge and understanding of regulatory frameworks and keep abreast of related legislation. (Child Protection Policy, Child Right Acts and Child Participation Policy)
  • You will support the management and development of Child Life-Line and its programs, ensuring positive interaction with the children and families and contribute towards effective working practices.
  • You will support the key worker system of staffing within the Centres.
  • You will provide a service that respects children’s life experiences and celebrates diversity in terms of language, culture, ability, race and religion.
  • You will support the continuing development of the Centre, sharing information involved in the development of highest quality service for young children and their families.
  • You will share tasks necessary for the general upkeep and standards of hygiene of the Centre, including laundry, cleaning and equipment monitoring.
  • You will support the Outreach Department by taking part in trips and outings on Family Tracing/Re-integration and Re-unification

Job Features
Planning and Organising

  • You will work closely with the Program Manager, Outreach Officer and other senior staff to support the development and continuous improvement of the Centre.
  • Plan effectively and efficiently to meet desired standards
  • Plan and organise own workload and support staff in planning and organising duties.
  • Maintain the highest standard of hygiene within the Centre.
  • Support the management and organisation of effective teams.
  • Support operational decisions to ensure best practices are adhered to.
  • You will liaise with staff and parents, ensuring communication systems are effective.
  • You will attend staff team meetings.
  • You will adhere to communication systems to share information throughout the team efficiently and effectively.
  • You will link relevant agencies to provide excellent integrated services.
  • You will form positive professional relationships with community service providers
  • Approach each area of development with a professional attitude.
  • You will apply convergent and divergent approaches to challenges.
  • You will be responsible for delivering high quality childcare and have the ability to understand and apply quality assessment tools.
  • You will observe, help develop, implement and promote Child Life-Line Policies and Procedures.
  • You will ensure all service users treat resources with care and minimise waste
  • Have full understanding of Child protection and promote excellent working practices.
  • You will comply with Child Rights Act
  • Any other relevant duties identified as appropriate by the Program Manager or Executive Body of the organisation.
  • Minimum of NCE in Guidance and Counselling, Educational Psychology, Childhood education etc.
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