Help a Child is a Christian international NGO specialized in community development with its headquarters in the Netherlands and it has been operating in Malawi since 2010. Founded in 1968, Help a Child’s mission is to improve the wellbeing of children living in poverty and crisis through supportive communities.
We have been working with our partners, in various regions of Malawi, to implement community development programs that promote the well-being of children by empowering their families, and communities. In cooperation with local NGO partners, Help a Child Malawi improves the resilience of households by implementing the Child Centered Community Development (CCCD) Program. In this holistic program, various thematic interventions are combined. They focus on early childhood development, education & child rights, as well as youth development and economic empowerment.
The Country Program Director (CPD) will be responsible for the long term and overall success of Help a Child’s country program in Malawi. The CPD will manage the country office, the Help a Child Malawi Program and the country team. (S)he is responsible for the development and implementation of the Help a Child Malawi country strategy, delivering high quality projects, successful fundraising, sound financial management and strategic stakeholder management. Furthermore, the CPD will be end responsible for quality control & evaluation, including adherence to donor standards and quality reporting. The CPD will manage a team that currently consists of four professionals.
Interested and qualified candidates are kindly invited to apply through this link: https://cvselection.net/
In your cover letter, please reflect on your motivation for wanting to become part of the Help a Child organization. This includes a reflection on Help a Child being a child centred and Christian organization.
For more information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact us at angelique. schuurman@
First interviews will be online in Microsoft Teams at 6th May. The second interviews are planned at 11th May in Kigali, Rwanda.
Help a Child is committed to keep children safe. All staff are required to sign and adhere to the Help a Child’s PSEA and safeguarding Policy. Recruitment is subject to successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks.
In this recruitment process we ask the candidate for consent for obtaining the Statement of Conduct. Hereby we inform you that we participate in the SCHR Misconduct Disclosure Scheme.