The Ambience of Hope Exceptional Foundation (AHEF) is a dedicated organization committed to creating an atmosphere of hope for those who feel hopeless, defending the defenseless, and providing a voice for the voiceless. AHEF envisions a world where individuals are empowered to overcome their challenges and where their rights and voices are recognized and respected. AHEF’s mission is to organize and design programs that focus on spiritual, economic, and financial emancipation. The foundation believes in the power of passionate engagement in civil and social responsibilities across all aspects of life. Through their initiatives, AHEF strives to make life more meaningful for men, women, and children. One of AHEF’s core objectives is to empower individuals by providing them with opportunities to learn valuable skills. The organization strongly believes in the transformative potential of education and training. By equipping individuals with practical skills, AHEF aims to enhance their employability and empower them to lead self-sustaining lives. AHEF also recognizes the importance of addressing social and economic disparities. Through their various programs, they aim to bridge the gap between different socio-economic strata, providing support and resources to those in need. This includes advocating for the rights of marginalized individuals and communities, working towards equal opportunities, and fostering an inclusive society. With a deep commitment to their cause, AHEF strives to create a positive impact in the lives of individuals and communities. Through their initiatives, they aspire to instill hope, promote empowerment, and contribute to the overall well-being and advancement of society.
- Job Type: Full Time
- Qualification: BA/BSc/HND
- Experience: 1 – 3 years
- Location: Borno
- Job Field: NGO/Non-Profit
The Ambience of Hope Exceptional Foundation (AHEF) is seeking a highly motivated and compassionate Skill Acquisition and Empowerment Outreach Assistant to join our organization. As the Outreach Assistant, you will play a crucial role in identifying individuals who could benefit from our skill acquisition programs and empowering them to achieve their goals. Your primary responsibility will be to connect with various communities, organizations, and individuals to raise awareness about our services and recruit potential beneficiaries. You will build and maintain relationships with stakeholders, assess individual needs, and facilitate their enrollment in appropriate skill acquisition programs.
Outreach and Networking:
- Act as the main point of contact for outreach activities, developing and implementing strategies to engage with target communities and individuals.
- Build and maintain relationships with community organizations, educational institutions, job centers, and relevant stakeholders to identify potential beneficiaries.
- Attend community events, workshops, and conferences to promote AHEF’s mission and services.
Needs Assessment and Referrals:
- Conduct thorough assessments of individuals’ skill gaps, interests, and aspirations to determine their eligibility and specific program requirements.
- Collaborate with AHEF’s Zonal Supervisor to match individuals with suitable skill acquisition programs based on their needs and goals.
- Provide guidance and referrals to additional support services and resources as necessary.
Enrollment and Follow-up:
- Assist individuals in completing the necessary paperwork and application process for program enrollment.
- Coordinate with AHEF’s administrative team to ensure smooth and timely enrollment of beneficiaries.
- Conduct regular follow-ups with beneficiaries to track progress, address concerns, and provide ongoing support.
- Develop and implement marketing and promotional strategies to increase awareness about AHEF’s skill acquisition programs.
- Create engaging content for social media platforms, website, and other relevant channels to highlight success stories and program benefits.
- Collaborate with the communications team to design and distribute promotional materials such as brochures, flyers, and newsletters.
Data Management and Reporting:
- Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of outreach activities, beneficiary profiles, and program enrollment data.
- Prepare regular reports on outreach efforts, program effectiveness, and outcomes achieved.
- Provide recommendations for program improvements based on feedback received from beneficiaries and stakeholders.
- Bachelor’s degree, HND and Diploma in social work, community development, psychology, or a related field. Relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
- Proven experience in community outreach, recruitment, or related roles.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to engage with diverse populations.
- Knowledge of skill acquisition programs, vocational training, and employment resources.
- Empathy, compassion, and a genuine desire to empower individuals through skill acquisition.
- Excellent organizational and time management abilities to effectively manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
- Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite and social media platforms for outreach and promotion.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team, demonstrating flexibility and adaptability.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: AHEFBorno.email@example.com using the position as subject of email.