• Job Context

    AkiDwA is seeking a dedicated and experienced DSGBV Coordinator. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting migrant women affected by domestic, sexual, and gender-based violence. This role involves program management including financial oversight, comprehensive case management, delivery of information sessions, group facilitation, collaboration and partnerships, networking and attendance at relevant meetings.

  • Job Responsibility

    1. Case Management:

    -        Provide direct support and advocacy for victims of DSGBV (including historical abuse, domestic violence, sexual assault, early/forced marriage, honor-based abuse and corrective sexual assault), ensuring a client-centered and trauma informed approach.

    -        Develop and implement individualized support plans.

    -        Maintain detailed case records and manage confidential information responsibly.


    2. Delivery of Information Sessions:

    -        Organize and conduct educational sessions on DSGBV including the law in Ireland and the support services available for migrant women’s groups and the wider community.

    -        Create and disseminate materials that raise awareness about DSGBV and available resources.


    3. Facilitation of Support Groups:

    -        Coordinate and facilitate AkiDwA’s monthly online social support group for migrant women affected by DSGBV, fostering a safe and supportive environment.

    -        Develop group programs that address the needs and challenges of participants.


    4. Collaboration and Partnerships:

    -        Build and maintain partnerships with other organizations, agencies, and stakeholders to enhance support services.

    -        Participate in coalitions and networks focused on addressing DSGBV.


    5. Report Writing:

    -        Prepare detailed reports on activities, case outcomes, and program impacts for internal use and external stakeholders.

    -        Assist in the development of funding proposals and grant reports.


    6. Attendance at Relevant Meetings:

    -        Represent AkiDwA at meetings, conferences, and events related to DSGBV.

    -        Present on the organization’s work and advocate for the needs of migrant women affected by DSGBV.


    7. Program Management and Financial Oversight:

    -        Coordinate AkiDwA’s Network of Community Safety Volunteers including ongoing support, capacity building and volunteer management.

    -        Oversee the implementation and management of DSGBV programs, ensuring they meet the organization’s goals and objectives.

    -        Monitor program budgets, manage expenditures, and ensure financial accountability.

    -        Work with the finance team to prepare financial reports and ensure compliance with funding requirements.


    8. Other

    -        Assist with developing engaging and informative content for AkiDwA’s social media platforms to raise awareness and educate the public about DSGBV.

    -        Support with other tasks as required. 

  • Educational Requirement

    Degree in social work, psychology, gender studies, community development, or a related discipline.

  • Experience Requirement

    Minimum of 2 years of experience working with victims of DSGBV, with a strong understanding of the vulnerabilities affecting migrant women.

    Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with fluency in English. Proficiency in a second language is highly desirable.

  • Additional Requirement

       - Full clean driving license and access to a car.

       - Willingness to travel nationally as required.

       - Strong organizational and time management skills.

       - Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Dead Line Expired

Jobs Information

  • Company Name

  • Job Category

  • Job Position

    DSGBV Coordinator
  • Job Type

    full time
  • Salary

  • Job Location

  • Deadline

    19 Jul 2024