Save the Children Job Vacancy: Child Protection Project Officer, Palu - Central Sulawesi, Indonesian

Save the Children in Indonesia is changing for the better. We've begun to build a national organization that aims to be a strong, local, and self-sustaining voice for children in Indonesia. To this end, SC Indonesia has been designated as a “Prospect Member”.

As ‘Prospect Member’ Indonesia has been identified as part of the next way of new member development, which focuses on strengthening and localizing our voice for children in strategic middle income countries. Indonesia has been authorized by member ballot to start fundraising locally as a first step towards building a financially sustainable local organization.

Future work will also involve developing a strong local governance structure and building key partnerships with local government, the private sector, local civil society among others. Success of the pilot phase will set the Indonesia on a pathway to full membership. We are currently seeking to fill the following position:

Child Protection Project Officer – Central Sulawesi
1 position based in Central Sulawesi
Code : CPPO-CS

Project Officer (PO) support Program coordinator and responsible for mobilizing resources and building the capacities of target communities, schools, local government, providing technical assistance, to ensure high quality of implementation of program activities in her/his designated project areas (specific district/city). PO liaises and responsible to maintain good relationship with all key stakeholders and acts as the focal person in her/his designated sub districts, village and community. Working together with PO from others sectors (Child protection WASH, Distribution), PO will build temporary learning spaces. Supported by Program Coordinator roll out training, coordination at district level. Supported by MEAL persons responsible for monitoring of KPI achievement and relevant report in timely manner. Consultation with Program Coordinator and MEAL persons, PO responsible to overall program cycle in quality, by accepted and  involving children and community members. PO reports directly to Program Coordinator.

Education background in Education, Community Health, Social Work, Social/culture study or relevant studies.


  • Proven knowledge and experience in education and child protection
  • Proven experiences in working with children.
  • Proven skills on community development and mobilization and work closely with key stakeholders.
  • Have experiences work in Central Sulawesi (desirable), ability to speak local language is preferable
  • Basic computer program
  • Effective writing skill and speaking in Bahasa Indonesia and English
  • Proven ability working in multi cultural and team work
  • Excellent basic program cycle
Updated CV and application letter should be sent to 

Please fill the “subject” column of the e-mails in this format:
<CPPO-CS><your name>
Closing date for application is up to January 28th, 2019 
(Only short-listed candidates will be notified)

Save the Children encourages qualified candidates to apply regardless of religion, race, gender, sexual orientation or disability

All recruitment practices and procedures reflect Save the Children’s commitment to protecting children from abuse