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Case Management Officer

EXECUTIVE

Nairobi

2 weeks ago


Job Description

Receiving and reviewing referrals and requests for service to determine eligibility to admission in GEP and Safe House as well as any other grant funded projects. Under supervision of case management and child protection coordinator, determine the need for and recommend Safe House as well as any other grant funded projects Gathering thorough information and conduct an assessment of the immediate safety of the children at the point of first contact; intervening in risk situations and initiating immediate protection action Initiating and facilitating the referral for services provision from other agencies /organizations consistent with the proposed service plan Strictly adhere and implement Safe House SOPs and other regulatory requirements as stipulated within the CCI registration admission of children to GEP and Safe House Completing requirements for court hearings with support of legal advocacy manager if and where the law may require including preparing evidence materials..

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Education + Experience

  1. Degree in Social Sciences/Social Work or other related studies from a recognized institution and at least 3-5 years’ work experience in implementing similar projects
  2. Additional Certificate/Diploma in Nursing and background on the same is an advantage
  3. Strong self-starter, able to take initiative and adapt to changing circumstances and priorities
  4. Good planning and coordination skills, with the ability to organize a substantial workload comprised of complex and diverse tasks