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Community development support

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Anjali House
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Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia

Anjali House


New
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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
December 26, 2020
Weekdays
Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)

Community development support

CONTEXT AND BACKGROUND

Anjali House has the aim to work not only with the children but also with the community they come from. The program is huge: from assisting the students who have long-term difficulties to helping in developing the community library. Our social worker needs help in improving this program.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct interactive workshops in pairs with our social worker
  • Workshops with our students and Future Leaders about self-regulation of behavior, anger management, hygiene, climate change
  • Workshops with the parents about behavior, parenting skills, hygiene, budgeting, screens danger
  • Improve our living values program
  • Create curriculum to have a sustainable impact
  • Expand our connection between Anjali and the community to establish a strong and trusting relationship
  • Support the Anjali’s connection with local public schools
  • Organize monthly events that gather students and families
  • Expand our community library
  • Expand our bond with other NGOs who run yoga classes or rugby with our students
  • Connect with NGOs partners which have similar projects or services
  • Conduct community and/or family surveys
  • Work with families who request assistance
  • Consult with students and families for any problems/issues: help to find a job, health assistance, learning difficulties ...
  • Conduct family assessments
  • Monitor and evaluate the social work program

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Currently studying a degree in social work/completed degree in social work
  • Experience working in a social work environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Flexibility and can easily adapt in unfamiliar situations
  • Understanding of child protection policy
  • Understanding of different cultures and the specificities of Cambodia

DURATION

Minimum 3 months.

OTHER INFORMATION

  • Volunteers and interns can apply to this mission
  • The volunteer/intern must be covered by medical insurance for the duration of the mission
  • The volunteer/intern shall not receive any remuneration and shall be responsible for covering all costs incurred during the mission as we do not have the capacity to pay for these allowances
  • As this role will involve direct contact with children a criminal background check will be required
  • We ask volunteers for a one-off donation of $250 to go into our general budget, which supports our programs. The $250 contribution is to offset administrative expenses for volunteers and serves as a general contribution to our NGO; a standard practice at most charities in Southeast Asia.

CONTEXT AND BACKGROUND

Anjali House has the aim to work not only with the children but also with the community they come from. The program is huge: from assisting the students who have long-term difficulties to helping in developing the…

Details at a glance

  • Fee Required: $250
  • On-site Location
  • International Volunteers Welcome

Location

Anjali House, Krong Siem Reap, KH

How to Apply

Please send us your CV, application letter and the filled application form you will find on our website ( https://anjali-house.com/ ) to volunteers@anjali-house.com

Please send us your CV, application letter and the filled application form you will find on our website ( https://anjali-house.com/ ) to volunteers@anjali-house.com

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