Migration and Rights Lab (MaRL) in Techiman seek to employ a Field Officer with a background in advocacy, community mobilisation, and administration
for a program to support ongoing awareness-raising programs for migration clubs for youth in and out of school.
In this program, the Field Officer will be responsible for engaging relevant stakeholders to establish the clubs in
schools and communities, support with group activities including formation, logistics, development of learning
materials and external engagements.
The Field Officer will report to the Program Coordinator.
This position is based in Techiman, Bono East Region with occasional travels outside the region.
Field Officer Principal Responsibilities
Facilitate MaRL efforts to implement a strategy in providing migration advisory and resources to potential migrants
in targeted regions and communities
Facilitate migrants voluntary repatriation and reintegration process
Support Community engagement and awareness-raising on irregular migration and unethical recruitment.
Support advocacy efforts to ensure the rights of immigrants in Ghana to gain access to health care, job opportunities
and other social protection services guaranteed by law.
Reporting and documentation of the progress of work in the region and across the country through outcome
mapping, testimonies, digital photography
Required Skills or Experience
Field Officer Qualifications
A Diploma or HND in social work, community development or related field
Passion for ending unethical recruitment and irregular migration.
At least one year of work experience with community-based organizations
Good written and spoken English and spoken Twi.
Ability to work and collaborate with community leaders, local government agencies, and local NGOs
Ability to manage budgets
Ability to work independently and under pressure
Attention to details
Willingness to travel outside duty station to other regions
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office package.
Female candidates are encouraged to apply
This position is on contract and renewable annually. Payment rate commensurate with experience.
Apply for this job by sending your CV, and cover letter to migration and right lab through: [email protected] latest by 25th August 2021.
Indicate Program Officer in the subject line. only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the next stage of