Organization: UN Children’s Fund
Closing date: 26 Oct 2017
The purpose of this consultancy is to support the implementation of child protection monitoring and evaluation system and the establishment and roll out of the child protection management information system in four states in Nigeria.
Activities and Tasks:
To be based in Jos, Plateau, the National Consultant for Child Protection Information Management will provide technical support to strengthen the child protection information management system. This, in turn will help improve effective and timely case management services to children in development sector.
Capacity Building on CPIMS for State Actors and monthly data collection.
Identify the linkage between CPIMS tools and database used for Emergency Response in the North East and find possible ways of adapting to /deployment to the development context.
Support deployment/configuration of CPIMS+ and provide technical support to new users
Develop new tools and documents, including:
Training materials for the CPIMS+ module
Tools for CPIMS+ capacity development, including those that can support self-guided learning;
Documents and infographics to be used for CPIMS+ advocacy.
Document lessons learnt for the effective integration and deployment of CPIMS+ to assist case management system and digitalization case management records.
In collaboration with UNICEF Case Management Consultants, develop guidance, tools and module as well as provide technical support to digitize CPIMS data collection and information processing systems used in the pilot states
Work closely with CPCM and implementing partners’ staff to train state actors on CPIMS+ database and provide technical guidance for the implementation of CPIMS with focal ministries.
Engage and build working relationships with a broad range of partners including CPN, Orphanages/Shelters, INGOs, relevant governments and education and health partners.
Support the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development to bring together CP state partners for regular coordination to strengthening child protection information management through data collection, analysis and use in the four pilot states.
Duty Station: Jos, Plateau
Qualifications or specialized knowledge/experience required:
University degree in social science, statistics or related field
A minimum of five years of relevant professional work experience with management information systems and/or M&E systems
Excellent planning and organizational skills
Strong communication skills – both oral and written
Experience of designing and delivering training on management information systems or M&E
Excellent knowledge of the latest development in the field of monitoring and evaluation within social science sector
Familiarity with child protection and the systems strengthening approach would be beneficial
Experience of working on monitoring and evaluation or management information systems within the public sector
Experience of undertaking assessments of management information systems
Estimated time of consultancy and deadline for submission of end product:
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How to apply:
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