WASH Team Leader
Oxfam Yemen team consists of a dynamic and committed individuals contributing to the ongoing WASH response to most vulnerable Yemenis in displaced persons camps and host communities during the conflict that started in 2015. The WASH Team in lead by the Head of WASH supported by WASH Team leader at Governorate levels and oversee overall WASH activity implementation in their respective Hubs and are responsible for supervision of the Engineering and health promotion Officers and Assistants. The WASH Team Leader reports to the Programme Manager but matrix managed by WASH Lead.
What we are looking for
This position is to enable Oxfam to respond quickly and appropriately to the Public Health needs in both PHP and PHE teams and requirements of an emergency as well as recovery and resilience programming. Please view Job Description of full details on requirements and key responsibilities of this position.
This role will give you an opportunity to make a difference in humanitarian sector, to act as key contributor to WASH prgoramme, to work with a group of passionate people that are specialists in their fields etc, training and development, offers fair pay and competitive benefits package.
Our values and commitment to safeguarding
Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people, adults and beneficiaries with whom Oxfam GB engages. Oxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.
The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation.
All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks. Oxfam GB also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.
We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.
How to apply
As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile.
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