Save the Children Job Vacancy: Education In Emergency - Senior Project Officer (Banten Province), 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:

Education In Emergency – Senior Project Officer (Banten Province)
1 position for Banten province

The Education in Emergency Senior Project Officer will participate in the development of monthly work plans, supervised implementation program activities at field level in accordance with work plans, identified gap and lesson learned, facilitating monitoring and evaluation support communications /monitoring and advocacy, and represent Yayasan Sayangi Tunas Cilik to key local stakeholders including actively involved in education cluster and related cluster to support Education in Emergencies (EiE). Coordinate actively with Program Director Quality (PDQ) Manager in CIA area and Basic Education/ECCD Technical Adviser in Jakarta Country Office.


  • At least 2 years of working experience in Education in Emergency fragile state or development programmes
  • Relevant university degree (preferably MA) in education, social work, social sciences, psychology, development or other relevant field (relevant and significant work experience will also be considered)
  • Excellent knowledge and skills in child rights, child protection, child participation, Community based approach, community resilience, psychosocial support, community/youth development and mobilization, especially in an emergency context
  • Experience working with at-risk children and families,
  • Experience of remote managing programmes in complex settings
  • Proven capacity to coordinate, and coach staff in EiE skills and programme management
  • Experience of, and commitment to, working through systems of community participation and accountability
  • Proven experience as a trainer and in developing structured and comprehensive curricula and training manuals.
  • Ability to analyse information, evaluate options and to think and plan strategically
  • Ability to write clear and well-argued assessment and project reports
  • A team player who is able to work collaboratively and with people of diverse backgrounds
  • Politically and culturally sensitive with qualities of patience, tact and diplomacy
  • A high level of written and spoken English
  • Commitment to and understanding of Save the Children’s aims, values and principles, including rights-based approaches
Updated CV and application letter should be sent to

Please fill the “subject” column of the e-mails in this format:
<EIESPO-BNTN><your name>
Closing date for application is up to February 3rd, 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