Community Facilitator – Financial Inclusion (Two Positions)

  • Contract
  • Kenya
  • Posted 3 weeks ago


DanChurchAid (DCA) Kenya is in search of certified Kenyan nationals who’re residents of the 2 sub-counties (Lokichoggio & Kibish) of Turkana to fill two positions as Group Facilitators. The positions are field-based (one in Lokichoggio and one in Turkana North sub county) – with journey inside Turkana County as wanted – and report back to the Challenge Assistant: Monetary Inclusion.

The post-holders will assist the implementation of DCA-led parts of the EU-funded mission titled ‘Strengthening built-in Peace, Resilience and Catastrophe Threat Discount for cross-border communities within the Karamoja Cluster’ in Kenya. The positions entail supporting DCA led monetary inclusion actions by way of mobilization, coaching, area teaching, and linkages on entrepreneurship. The Group Facilitators can even be chargeable for onboarding beneficiaries on DCA digital coaching platform (Fabo) in addition to assist in formation and coaching of VSLAs (Village Financial savings and Loans Associations).

Essential Tasks and Duties

Group mobilization and group

  • Lead in neighborhood mobilization and entry throughout mission deployment, consulting with the native leaders, consortium companions and businesses implementing related actions on the mission space.
  • Develop relationships with neighborhood leaders to make sure the sleek implementation of mission actions.
  • Take part in mission participant concentrating on actions by way of registration and verification in session with native leaders and with total steerage from the Challenge Assistant (Supervisor).
  • Conduct neighborhood consciousness elevating and sensitization on DCA initiatives actions.
  • Keep knowledgeable concerning the safety state of affairs within the mission areas and replace mission coordinator in accordance with the DCA safety SoPs.
  • The place relevant, assist digital studying by serving to the mission members entry and use digital studying platform – Fabo.

Technical assist to mission actions; coaching and capability constructing

  • Take up the mentorship and training function of mission members in guaranteeing they full their enterprise plans and different assignments within the digital platform.
  • Establish technical capability gaps for members and suggest areas of capability constructing.
  • Facilitate and supply coaching for mission members the place vital.
  • Conduct consciousness /sensitization on VSLA (Village Financial savings and Loans Associations) actions amongst neighborhood members.
  • Assist formation, coaching, and monitoring of VSLAs on weekly, bi- weekly and month-to-month foundation.
  • Below the steerage of respective supervisor, help in conducting entrepreneurship and fundamental enterprise talent coaching for focused ladies, youth and marginalised teams and key peace actors from the federal government and neighborhood together with digital literacy.
  • Assist in market evaluation and identification of focus worth chains.
  • Mobilise the neighborhood in readiness for trainings on worth additions, improved storage, hygiene procedures for recognized worth chains.
  • Assist in knowledge assortment actions.

Monitoring and reporting

  • Conduct common follow-up visits to VSLAs, and entrepreneurship members and supply technical help in session with the Challenge Assistant.
  • Monitor progress of the financial savings teams and companies to make sure targets set within the work plans are achieved.
  • Guarantee knowledge assortment from financial savings teams and assigned companies month-to-month.
  • With the information kind Challenge Assistants, develop weekly/month-to-month work plans for all actions.
  • Put together and submit month-to-month progress reviews in a prescribed method and in a well timed method.
  • Undertake some other duties as could also be assigned by the road supervisor.

{Qualifications}, Expertise, and Expertise:

  • A certificates/diploma in enterprise, entrepreneurship, social work, neighborhood growth, or some other associated area.
  • 1-2 years’ expertise working with native organizations/teams to conduct monetary inclusion, entrepreneurship, enterprise expertise, or profession growth coaching.
  • Expertise in utilizing grownup studying methodologies to ship coaching.
  • Expertise in mobilizing, coaching, and monitoring of VSLAs.
  • Good data of Microsoft Phrase and Excel.
  • Expertise in utilizing digital platforms for studying is an added benefit.
  • Wonderful command of the Ng’aturkana language.
  • Good command of English language and Swahili, each oral and written.
  • Particular data / expertise of the context in Lokichoggio and/or Turkana North is a bonus.
  • Wonderful facilitation expertise.
  • Sturdy teamwork and folks expertise with the power to create belief, respect, and work together with folks of all backgrounds and variety.
  • Willingness to journey to mission websites inside respective sub-county for mentorship and training classes.

About DanChurchAid (DCA):

DanChurchAid (DCA) is working in Turkana, West Pokot, Baringo, Elgeyo Marakwet, Nyandarua, Nakuru, and Nairobi counties with refugees and native communities to boost peace, livelihoods, and resilience. DCA implements initiatives instantly in addition to by way of native accomplice organizations. For extra info on DCA, please go to

How you can apply

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All functions have to be channelled by way of the web recruitment system with the deadline being eighth April 2024.

This place is reserved to candidates from Turkana County. Solely short-listed candidates will likely be contacted.

All candidates regardless of age, gender, race, faith, sexual orientation, skills or ethnic affiliation are inspired to use for the emptiness. DCA conducts an anti-terror test as a part of the recruitment course of. It’s a prerequisite you could go this test and keep this standing all through your employment with us. Everybody making use of for a job with DCA have to be able to adjust to our Workers Coverage on Prevention of Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Harassment and our Youngster Safeguarding Coverage.

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