Legal Services Facility (LSF) Vacancies January 2024, Jobs Legal Services Facility (LSF) is a registered non-government Organization (NGO) with Registration No. 00NGO/R2/00011. The LSF is equipping organizations which are providing legal aid and paralegal services in Tanzania mainland and Zanzibar. The LSF advocates for inclusive access to justice, including supporting individuals to claim their rights, redress grievances and protect their fundamental human rights.
The LSF’s overall goal is to increase access to justice through a legal empowerment approach, in particular for women and girls.
1.Senior Gender & Inclusion Officer
Location: Dar es salaam
Reports to: Director of Programs & Operations
The LSF currently implements its 2022-2026 Strategic Plan with focus and emphasis on gender equality, women and girl’s empowerment, particularly geared to address inequalities and discrimination, property rights, GBV, political participation, economic empowerment and inclusion as well as access to health rights. With this focus, the LSF is determined to ensure a gender mainstreaming approach across all of the LSF’s direct programming, as well as in its internal and external operations with stakeholders and partners. Senior Gender & Inclusion Officerwill be responsible to lead the portfolio and ensure gender mainstreaming in the LSF’s internal and external dealings.
Legal Services Facility (LSF) Vacancies January 2024
In addition to leading gender mainstreaming, the Senior Gender & Inclusion Officer will lead the articulation of the LSF’s equality and equity goals, considering objectives that are simultaneously progressive and attainable in the local context. These goals will then act as a driving force and offer clear guidance to staff members across all levels and departments of the organization.
2. Programs Officer-Zanzibar
Reports to: Programs Advocacy Manager
The Programs officer will assist in coordination and administer all aspects of the ongoing LSF programs in Zanzibar which will include planning, budget, and controlling program activities.
The position holder will support Zanzibar grantees and partners on key issues among others advocacy on gender equality and legal empowerment, access to justice through paralegal work and community prevention mechanisms on gender-based violence while keeping abreast with changing legal aid knowledge and best practices. The role will also provide mentoring and guidance to programme partners.
2.0 Reporting lines
The Program officer will report to the of Programs and Operations
3.0 Key responsibilities and tasks
- Assisting in coordination of LSF’s program activities, advocacy initiatives, capacity development and outreach activities of LSF’s grantees and implementers in Zanzibar towards achieving expected results in accordance with the LSF annual strategic plan.
For Full job profile, eligibility criteria and related details kindly visit our website: www.lsftz.org
Method Of Application
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: If you are Tanzanian and qualified for any of the above post, please apply through https://lsftz.tz/jobs/; The application deadline is Friday 09th February,2024. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.
LSF is an equal opportunities employer