Save the Children is an international NGO and the world’s top independent charity for children in need. Since 1919, we have been fighting for children’s rights, saving their lives and providing hope for brighter futures worldwide.  In Indonesia, Save the Children currently works in eleven provinces, has staff of approximately 200 local professionals, and programming in Child Protection, Education, Health and Nutrition, Disaster Risk Reduction, and Humanitarian Response.

Save the Children in Indonesia is seeking to fill the following position:

3 positions, based in Langsa & Lhokseumawe, Aceh
Code : CPO-ER

The Child Protection Officer is an important member of the  Andaman Sea Humanitarian Crisis Emergency Response. Under the general direction and guidance of the Team Leader, Child Protection Officer will ensure that all child protection interventions are of a high technical quality and attract significant donor funding which contribute to Save the Children’s strategic objectives; that monitoring processes are in place, and that programme quality and relevance is continually implemented and solutions quickly put in place to reflect changing contexts.

The Child Protection Officer is expected to help build a high performing Child Protection team, conducting trainings and providing technical advice and support to CFS team, with frequent visits to the field to support high quality programme implementation and ensure programming objectives are successfully achieved.

Current thematic priorities include: child protection in emergencies; over see CFS, family tracing and reunification; and psychosocial support.

Reports to: Andaman Sea Humanitarian Crisis Emergency Response  

Updated CV and application letter should be sent to
Please fill the “subject” column of the e-mails in this format: <CPO-ER ><your name>
Closing date for application is up to 20 August 2015
(Only short-listed candidates will be notified)