Do you aim to work in the field of international cooperation? HOOPERU is seeking a social work assistant! Give your contribute to their overseas programs and help families who live in extremely poor conditions.

 

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Organization: HOOPERU was founded in 2012 as a registered Peruvian non-profit organisation working in partnership with the community to create a lasting impact by providing free education, social and health programs. HOOPERU works closely with Flora Tristán English School since 2008 with the aim to offer a popular service in the community and had a steady intake of children. Although HOOPERU is a small organization it continues to grow ever since and provide a great help to families who live in extremely poor conditions by organizing after-school program, saturday club, workshops per week about health, women’s empowerment, community development, and accessing employment. On top of this, they offer free psychological counselling and social services to individuals in need of extra support, and it works with local and international health professionals to deliver free health services and check-ups

 

Duty Station: Perù

 

Open to: Candidates interested in volunteering abroad

 

Timeframe: The start date is February 2017, from Monday to Friday, six hours per day for six months

 

Deadline: Not mentioned

 

Job Description: As HOOP’s Social Work Assistant, successful candidate will form a key part of HOOP’s Social Work team. He/She will be involved in managing and assisting in HOOP’s wide-ranging social services in the community such as:

- research activities, plan and attend community workshops

- attend home visits with the Social Worker

- create and implement community surveys

- analyze and evaluate survey data, and write up social reports

- assist the Social Worker by giving constructive feedback and ideas on HOOP’s Social Work programs

 

Qualification: Applicants should have the following qualifications:

- a qualification in social work (or working towards it) required

- experience working with vulnerable people

- fluent or intermediate Spanish speaker

- fluent in English

- good data analysis and statistical skills, and good knowledge of basic data analysis tools such as Microsoft Excel

- enjoy working both in the field as well as in the office

- be a reliable and punctual member of the team

- be empathetic and culturally sensitive

 

Wage/Fees: Remuneration is not provided / Interns and volunteers must pay a one-off admin fee of $250

 

Application process: Candidates must send their cv and a cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Useful Links:

Link at the call

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Contact information:

HOOP Office, Quinta Gamero B-2, Cayma,

Arequipa, Peru

Flora Tristan English School,

Flora Tristan, Villa Fontana,

Arequipa, Peru




Edited by Marta Della Monaca

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Do you aim to work to promote critical research that theorises and provides understanding of poverty in a global context? Apply now for the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP) and you will have the opportunity to work in an international environment as part of CROP's administrative Secretariat in Bergen!

 

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Organization: The Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP) Secretariat is located at the University of Bergen and has been established to promote research that provides a deep understanding of poverty and its causes in a global context. In consultation with the CROP Scientific Committee, it is responsible for the effective development, implementation and evaluation of the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty. CROP has two institutional sponsors, the University of Bergen and the International Social Science Council (ISSC), and in 2009 the ISSC signed an agreement which incorporated CROP into the university's academic and administrative environment. Through projects, working groups and fellows, CROP’s Scientific Committee, emanates periodically publications, communications and events that helps researchers to understand the causes of poverty and how to defeat it

 

Duty Station: Bergen, Norway

 

Open to: College students

 

Timeframe: Internships are available throughout the year (except July and August), from 2 to 6 months

 

Deadline: March 1, June 1, September 1 and December 1

 

Job Description: Successful candidates will take part to the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty hosted by the University of Bergen (UiB) and tasks performed by interns will vary according to the needs and ongoing projects of CROP. Ideally, interns will:

- create content for social media accounts (Twitter, YouTube)  

- organise and attending meetings, workshops or conferences  

- draft reports and general administrative documents  

- research information for reports

- lead video and web editing

 

Qualification: Applicants should have the following qualifications

- be university students whose home institutions will give them credit for the time spent at CROP (for examples through the Erasmus+ programme)

- have a relevant educational background in Social Studies, Development Studies, Political Science, International Relations

- have excellent English language skills (spoken and written Level C1)

- knowledge of other languages is an advantage

 

Wage/Fees: Not provided

 

Application process: Candidates must send their cv and documents to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

Useful Links:

Link at the call

 

Contact information:

CROP Secretariat,

P.O. Box 7800, 5020

Bergen, NORWAY.

Phone +47 55 58 97 44

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




Edited by Marta Della Monaca

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