Pubblicato su stage4eu il: 16/10/2020 International Committee of the Red Cross, Traineeship in the Detention Unit

ICRC - International Committee of the Red Cross
Avenue de la Paix 19, Geneva, Svizzera
Legale/Affari internazionali, Educazione e Formazione, Solidarietà/Diritti umani
12 mesi. Inizio: 4 gennaio 2021 
3.000 franchi svizzeri mensili lordi
L'offerta scade il 01/11/2020
Posti disponibili Non specificato
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  • Support in the development of training tools in Virtual Reality, computer-based simulation and blended online-offline learning (60%). The detention unit is developing game-play training tools to be used to prepare incoming delegates as to the particularities of working in places of detention and applying the ICRC working procedures.
    • Provide project management support, liaising with technical colleagues, and colleagues from different operational métiers to ensure a timely delivery of the project
    • Set learning objectives and develop pedagogical scripts and scenarios based on those objectives
    • Coordinate the prototyping and testing of new scenarios and game-play functionalities
    • Follow up on the possible development of an external product for NPM, National Societies, authorities and other external stakeholders
  • Support in the evaluation and evolution of Detention Training materials and courses (30%). This task will involve bringing current materials up to date to reflect evolution in practice and law, as well as the new operational realities of learning and development since COVID-19. Tasks will include:
    • The development of curricula and learning paths (internal and external) for ICRC professionals working in detention towards a future certification
    • Assisting in the completion /finalization of a National Society training package on immigration detention
    • Transitioning existing face-to-face courses to blended online learning formats
  • Event, training and ad hoc support to the unit (10%). The detention unit is responsible for training relating to persons deprived of their liberty and is involved in seminars and conferences on the subject. In support, the Associate will:
    • Participate in the preparation for and running of meetings and training courses, including definition of agendas, identification of speakers, conducting follow-up action, drafting; minutes;
    • Liaise with the unit information manager on the maintenance of knowledge management tools (i.e. wiki)
    • Conduct administrative and logistical tasks concerning the meetings and training courses.
    • Support the final stages of publications, including production, checking translations and planning dissemination.


Requisiti principali:


Certifications / Education required

  • University degree (Masters) in social sciences, political sciences, international relations or other related field. 

Professional Experience required

  • Good working knowledge of French and English, including writing and editing.
  • Demonstrable interest in detention (e.g. through study, internship, first professional experience, volunteering, etc).
  • Project management experience, ideally in a coordination function
  • Competencies or demonstrated experience in adult learning (and ideally distance learning)
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment
  • No more than 24 months’ professionally relevant experience since last graduation, of which no more than 12 months’ non-internship paid work.

Desired profile and skills

  • Strongly motivated by humanitarian work
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