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  • Posted: May 10, 2022
    Deadline: May 10, 2022
  • Our mission is tp provide affordable, accessible and sustainable quality services, enhancing community participation and creating a secure climate for political,social and economic development through the commitment of a motivated and dedicated team.
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    Deputy Director Family and Children

    Job Requirements

    • A minimum of Bachelor degree in Social Sciences with a bias in Anthropology, Social Work, Sociology, Counseling Psychology, or any other related discipline from a recognized Institution.
    • KCSE or its Equivalent. Bachelor degree in social science and any other relevant field from a recognized institution.
    • Minimum level of professional qualification required to perform effectively in the role
    • Registered practitioner with Kenya National Association of Social Workers, & Kenya Counseling Association
    • Five (5) years’ experience, (2) years of which must have been working with children, the Aged, PWDs and other vulnerable families either in Public Service or Private Sector
    • Ten (10) years’ experience, five (5) years of which must have been working with children, the Aged, PWDs and other vulnerable families.
    • Possess Leadership skills, Communication skills, Interpersonal skills, Organizational skills, Ability to work under pressure, Negotiation skills, Ability to build and lead cohesive teams, Problem solving skills
    • Must meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya on Leadership and integrity.

    Job Description

    • Overall managerial roles and provision of strategic leadership and direction, planning, organizing, staffing, directing, controlling and coordinating.
    • Overseeing county childcare facilities and care for the elderly.
    • Development of departmental/division work plans, action plans, budgetary projections, performance targets, and procurement plans.
    • Overseeing proper utilization of resources
    • Risk management, corruption prevention and awareness programs.
    • Facilitate programs and institutions for children care, protection and development.
    • Coordinate family and children services in the County
    • Formulation and implementation of policies and legislations on Gender and social development
    • Planning, coordination and implementation of rescue, rehabilitation, reintegration and resocialization of street and other vulnerable persons.
    • Coordination of Supervision and inspection of childcare facilities and OVC support mechanisms.
    • Planning, Coordination and implementation of psychosocial support programmes.
    • Development and implementation of policies and other legal framework under childcare, social protection and care for the aged.
    • Monitoring and evaluation of programmes
    • Preparation of departmental budgets & procurement plans
    • Requisition of funds for departmental programs implementation.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Nairobi City County Public Service Board on to apply

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