Call for Experts

Terms of reference

Title of Assignment: Expert for the adaptation of the INSPIRE toolkit

Duration of the contract: 20 days

Background and Justification

The project is aimed to the promotion of INSPIRE strategies in Armenia.

Within the project framework it will be possible to adapt, translate and put in practice the INSPIRE strategies as a tool for ending violence against children, by developing an evidence-based technical package to support the Government in its efforts to prevent and respond to violence against children aged 0-17 years.

The project is implemented by Child Protection Network in cooperation with a Replace Violence with Love Public Campaign to combat violence against children in Armenia[1] which is the Armenian initiative of the Global Ending Violence Against Children (EVAC).

 

Scope of Work

  • To review and adapt the INSPIRE strategies and relevant documents (implementation and evaluation tools) provided by the CP Network.
  • to consult (when needed) with the professionals involved in Campaign partnership team.
  • To prepare the necessary handout and training materials for the presentation of the “INSPIRE” within the professionals and children.
  • To provide a methodological assistance to the PR and communication officer and the project team for the promotion of the INSPIRE.
  • To conduct presentations of the INSPIRE during public events and workshops. (Potential events include the Child protection regional conference aiming to present INSPIRE strategies to the key actors and decision makers).

Deliverables:

  • The adapted INSPIRE toolkit in line with the contextual needs and priorities of Armenia
  • Assist the Campaign Comms team in designing customized advocacy materials for each target group,
  • Tailored presentations of INSPIRE strategies for various audiences within this project.

Desired competencies, technical background and experience

  • More than 5 years of experience in the field of child protection and advocacy
  • Experience in working with a multidisciplinary team and dealing with multiply tasks
  • Proficiency in English is required (all working documents are in English)

Administrative issues

The contracting authority for the assignment is Child Protection Network, however the the employee will closely work with the Campaign team.

Applying procedure:  the qualified candidates are welcomed to submit their CV and the motivation letter to the info@armeniachildprotection.org , epcanc@gmail.com e-mail addresses.

Application deadline: February 10, 2019, 16:00

 

[1] In February 2017, World Vision Armenia initiated a partnership of twelve major child-focused organizations in Armenia, including UNICEF, Save the Children, SOS children’s villages – Armenia, Children of Armenia Fund, Child Protection Network, Family and Community NGO, Civil Society Institute, Child Support Center of Fund for Armenian Relief, Ombudsman Institute, Child Development Foundation and “Partnership and Teaching” NGO. Two media companies are partners of the campaign: Lratvakan (News) Radio, Yerkir Media TV company. The partnership was formalized by a Memorandum of Understanding of NGOs (both international and national) by becoming a significant component for Ending Violence against Children in Armenia campaign.