Vacancy: Protection Associate (G6)

Vacancy for Protection Associate (G6) at UNHCR Malta


UNHCR Malta is recruiting a Protection Associate to carry out a wide range of activities related to the protection of persons of concern.

The Protection Associate will work under the guidance and supervision of the Senior Protection Associate. The incumbent will also refer to the UNHCR Malta’s protection priorities as developed by the Office. The Protection Associate shall be required to have regular contacts with the Protection Unit and with colleagues in other functional units to discuss durable solutions for beneficiaries of international protection. The successful candidate is expected to conduct regular and intensive protection monitoring (both in open and closed centres), counselling and interviews and s/he is expected to have operational familiarity and previous experience in providing training to Government officials and other relevant stakeholders.

The incumbent should also be in a position to actively engage with local NGOs on relevant protection-related themes.

For full details and application instructions, please click here.

Deadline to submit applications: Monday 12th August 2019