Partnership and Local Humanitarian Leadership Lead Humanitarian Support Personnel (HSP) (INT4900)

By Oxfam GB Organization: Oxfam GB
Closing date: 29 Oct 2018

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

That means we tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. Together we save, protect and rebuild lives. When disaster strikes, we help people build better lives for themselves, and for others. We take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.

We are an international confederation of 20 organizations (affiliates) working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries.

All our work is led by three core values: Empowerment, Accountability, Inclusiveness. To read more about our values please click here>

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behavior at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. 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.

Note: All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and may be subject to appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.

The Global Humanitarian Team Purpose

To respond effectively and rapidly to major emergencies anywhere in the world, and enable communities to become more resilient to future shocks and stresses. As a Humanitarian Support Personnel (HSP) you will be a member of a large, dynamic, experienced, multi-sector team of first-class specialists. The team spans a variety of technical humanitarian fields including emergency food security and vulnerable livelihoods (EFSVL), WASH, Protection, Gender, Policy, MEAL (monitoring, evaluation, accountability, and learning) and support roles including ICT, logistics, and finance. HSPs are deployed from their home base to a variety of roles in regional and country programmes from a few weeks to up to approximately 6 months.

The Role

Oxfam’s Global Humanitarian Team is looking for a Partnership and Local Humanitarian Leadership Humanitarian Support Personnel (HSP) to be accountable for ensuring community participation shapes programme decisions, actively seek a partnership approach and worked following feminist principles including strong awareness of power dynamics.

Core Details

Location: HSPs: Roving role deployable to Oxfam Programmes worldwide. HSPs work away from their home base continuously (apart from annual leave days). Deployments to a particular location vary in length from a few weeks to 6 months duration.

Home-based when not deployed

Salary: £32,984 – £44,589 net per annum. (Net = take home pay. Oxfam will meet the tax and social security liabilities of post-holder in addition to net salary)

Oxfam offers a wide range of benefits, including 43 holiday/TOIL, pension, medical cover, insurance, living and accommodation costs during deployments. Please view attachment for more information.

One Oxfam Grade: B2

Contract Type: Open ended

Hours: Full time

Reports to: Partnership & LHL Lead

Staff reporting to this post:** None

Annual Budget: None

How to apply:

How to apply

If this sounds like you and you would like to learn more about this impactful role please click on the Job Profile attachment for all the details. To apply for the role, please click on the following link:

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