Community Development / Youth - Setapak)
Pusat CARE Kuala Lumpur (Wisma CARE)
Gender & Age:
18 – 30 years old
Leader, Community Development.
About the position
The candidate is expected to uphold high standards of integrity and Christian conduct consistent with organizational values.
This person is a team player, able to work with others as well as work independently under minimal supervision in organizing and mobilizing the targeted community in the development services.
Assist in the initiation and implementation of community-based projects for youth in poor communities in partnership with local churches to address wholistic needs in the following areas:
a) Social Empowerment
b) Spiritual Empowerment
c) Economic Empowerment
d) Child Empowerment
Assist in organizing and/or conducting awareness/training programs on development issues among churches, and other relevant agencies.
Liaise and network with grassroots-level field workers, external resource persons in the community, churches, GO, and NGOs for successful implementation of service activities.
Passion for the poor and needy - ability to work with youth from diverse backgrounds. Enthusiastic and positive attitude toward helping others.
Aged between 18 - 30 years.
Basic IT literacy (eg. MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Email, etc)
Knowledge of principles and practices related to community development will be an added advantage.
Willing to travel and able to travel independently. Able to work independently under minimal supervision.
Flexible and versatile; possessing the ability to wear different “hats” on short notice.