Aines Intl: Open Position

Seeking Chief of Party, of Child Protection and Quality of Care project in El Salvador

I am retained by Whole Child International to source and accept candidates for the position below:

Job Title: Chief of Party

Location: San Salvador, El Salvador

Expected Start Date: As Soon as Possible. This is a funded project.

Description of Job Responsibilities:

The Chief of Party is the point person for the 5 year, 7.2 million USAID Child Protection and Quality of Care project in El Salvador (4.9 from USAID, 2.3 from WCI). S/he has ultimate responsibility for the financial and programmatic integrity of the project. S/he will be responsible for all Whole Child communications to USAID. In addition, s/he will ensure timely and effective implementation of the project, meeting key milestones, liaising and communicating with USAID and partners, and overseeing all compliance-related activities. In addition, s/he will communicate and respond to any changes in the political or security context.

Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Adviser

Job Title: ECCD Advisor

Location: San Salvador, El Salvador

Expected Start Date: As soon as possible. This is a funded project.

Description of Job Responsibilities:

The Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Adviser will lead and manage Whole Child International’s ECCD component of the recently awarded USAID’s five-year Child Protection and Quality of Care project. The ECCD component focuses on supporting children, caregivers and community members to be active participants in the social, emotional, psychological and educational wellbeing of children. Additionally, the program aims to support relevant government officials through strengthening their skills and knowledge in improving child care practices in childcare centers, with special attention to child protection. Our ECCD Adviser will also contribute substantially to enhance coordination and strengthen early child care and development systems. This position is responsible for ECCD program development and implementation, ECCD program budget oversight, and management of senior technical staff. This position is based in San Salvador and will report to the Chief of Party of the USAID Child Protection and Quality of Care project.