Vacancy Announcement Plan International Pakistan
Plan International is one of the oldest and largest children’s development organisations in the world working in 69 countries promoting children’s rights. Plan works at the community level to develop customized solutions and ensure long-term sustainability. Our solutions are designed up-front to be owned by communities and range from clean water and healthcare programs to education projects, economic empowerment, child protection initiatives and youth civic engagement. Across program areas, Plan’s activities are guided by a Child-Centered Community Development (CCCD) approach, which is rights-based, holistic, gender-sensitive, and inclusive.
Currently we are seeking a highly competent, dynamic, motivated and talented senior- level Youth Workforce Development Experts to join our team based at either Multan or Lahore (for anticipated Punjab Youth Work Force Development (PYWFD) Project in Pakistan).
The project will focus on the development of disadvantaged youth (aged between 18-29); providing them with income-earning opportunities to improve their economic status, engaging vulnerable and at risk youth in economic and community engagement activities, providing market-driven vocational skills, including “soft skills” or work readiness skills for youth, cultivating positive leadership opportunities for youth and capacity building of local training institutions. Plan seeks candidates with experience on development projects funded by USAID or other bilateral donors. To submit online applications please visit Job Openings link at www.planpakistan.org, application deadline is April 20, 2015. Applicants who fail to meet the application criteria may be disqualified. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis for this opportunity, dependent on the timing of the solicitation from USAID. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Only online applications will be entertained.
Plan is an equal opportunity employer, persons with disabilities and women are strongly encouraged to apply.
Plan is a Child Centered Community Development Organisation and ensures that children’s rights and welfare are always respected and protected.