Islamic Relief Worldwide Job Vacancy: Child Welfare and Protection Officer - Lombok, NTB

Yayasan Relief Islami Indonesia (YRII) is an independent humanitarian and development organization. YRII, previously Islamic Relief Worldwide in Indonesia as globally with Islamic Relief Worldwide we have been fighting poverty and injustice for 30 years, in a world where more than three billion people still live in poverty

Country Purpose:
Islamic Relief Worldwide in Indonesia has been operating since 2003, and officially became the Yayasan Relief Islami Indonesia in January 2022. The objective of the Yayasan Relief Islami Indonesia program is to contribute to the social welfare of the Indonesian people and to alleviate suffering. The main sector for the programme include:
  • Water and Sanitation
  • Sustainable livelihood
  • Education
  • Child Welfare
  • Shelter
  • Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Climate Change
The geographical area: NTB, Aceh, Central Sulawesi, West Sulawesi and Jakarta Province and will be expanded to all regions of Indonesia according to the development of the organization. The implementation of the program is carried out directly by YRII or through cooperation partners.

Yayasan Relief Islami Indonesia is seeking Child Welfare and Protection (CWP) Officer based in Lombok - Indonesia.

Reporting Line:
The post holder would directly report  to  Senior Child Welfare and Protection (CWP) Officer.

Overall Responsibility:
The Child Welfare and Protection (CWP) Officer reports to Child Welfare and Protection Senior Officer. CWP Officer reaches out to the neediest children’s families within the designated program area and implements different child welfare activities building on IR core child focused activity of one-to-one orphan sponsorship in an integrated way that leads to sustainable community development.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assists in developing and running of Sponsorship Program Cooperation Islamic Relief – Rumah Zakat one to one orphan sponsorship program as per its implementation strategy set out in the Orphan Policy and Procedure.
  • Prepares the community situational report and the individual situational reports of the needy children of the targeted community focusing on their health, education, shelter, emotional and other basic needs.
  • Select children from the poorest families and upload their bio-data for one to one sponsorship.
  • Form cooperatives of the guardians of the orphan families and attend their meetings. Document and report the issues discussed in the meetings to your line manager.
  • Periodically monitor the progress achieved against the community and children individual profiles. Do the analysis of the old and new reports and take necessary actions (continuation of sponsorship or cancelation).
Skills & Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in related subject such as social sciences, or a recognized relevant professional qualification in reporting in English, or qualified through experience.
  • Able to interact with children and family.
  • Able to organize and lead community meeting.
  • Good Communication skill in English Language (writing and speaking).
  • Skill related to individual counselling would be an advantage.
  • Working in international NGO for more than a year is a preferable.
  • Ability, motivation, and willingness to travel alone within IR Indonesia One to One Sponsorship Project Location.
  • Strong interest in development work with respect for confidentiality and commitment to Islamic Relief overall aims and objectives, including gender, equality and equal opportunities in all aspects of Islamic Relief’s work.
Strong interest in development work with respect for confidentiality and commitment to YRII overall aims and objectives, including gender, equality and equal opportunities in all aspects of YRII’s work.

YRII is a faith based-non government organization that respects diversity and inclusiveness. Applicants from diverse religions, gender, race, and physical impairment are encouraged to apply

All YRII team members are expected to support all efforts towards accountability, specifically to our beneficiaries and to international standards guiding international relief and development work while actively engaging beneficiary communities as equal partners in the design, monitoring and evaluation of our field project

Yayasan Relief Islami Indonesia participates in the inter-Agency Misconduct Scheme to ensure that our operations and programs, staff, representatives, children, young people and people at risk are protected against the risk of harm and abuse. With a zero-tolerance approach YRII is committed to responding appropriately and constructively to any and all information related to safeguarding issues during recruitment process.

How to apply:

Please send only your application letter and CV to the email address:

Applications submit directly to Yayasan Relief Islami Indonesia Office will not be considered.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

The deadline for submitting applications: 28 November 2022