Livelihoods Intern

Save the Children, the world’s largest independent organization for children, delivers immediate and lasting improvements to children’s lives all over the world.
Save the Children in Vietnam (SC) works to promote every child’s rights to survival, protection, participation and development as set forth in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The current program focuses on the following core sectors: Health and Nutrition; HIV/AIDS prevention; Education; Child protection; Child-focused emergency preparedness and response; Child rights agenda, including Civil society development, Economic opportunities, Child poverty research, and Advocacy for child-friendly development policy and practice.

Vacancy: Livelihoods Intern
Based in Da Nang

They are looking for a motivated qualified Vietnamese national for the position of Livelihoods Intern .The successful candidate will be based in Da Nang with travels to the fields.

Main Responsibilities:
To assist Livelihoods team in daily activities and logistics issues to ensure the full logistics support for project implementation in Livelihoods sub-sector, focusing on the project of Empowering People with Disabilities in Da Nang.

Key Competencies:
- Young, recent and enthusiastic graduates who have good English working knowledge; University degree is preferable
- Basic computer skills (Windows, Internet, WinWord, and Excel)
- Basic knowledge of development work
- Experiences in working and communicating with People with Disabilities is preferable
- Willing to travel to project sites.

If you are interested in the position, please send your application in English including a CV and a completed application form, details of three references and a covering letter addressing the list of competencies to: HR section, Save the Children – No. 66 Vo Van Tan Street,  Danang City
Or via email: [email protected]  and [email protected]

The closing date for application is 5 pm on 23rd February, 2011. Applications will be treated in confidence. Due to the volume of applications we receive, only short-listed candidates will be contacted and CVs cannot be returned.

Save the Children is an equal opportunities employer. Their selection processes reflect their commitment to the protection of children from abuse, and their people are as diverse as the challenge they face.  They welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of age, disability, HIV/AIDS status, race, national origin, religion, or sexual orientation.

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Save the Children
Da Nang city
Application Deadline: 
Wed, 2011-02-23