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UNICEF Consultant


Deadline date
17 Sep 2021
Location
The consultant is expected to work remotely and travel when required – subject to COVID-19 restrictions.


Background

In response to the opportunities and challenges children face online, UNICEF, in collaboration with government and national stakeholders, developed and implemented a child online protection programme funded under the Global Partnership to end Violence in line with SDG 16.2 to accelerate progress towards ending all forms of violence and abuse by 2030. This position is related to the Evaluation of the Global Partnership funded project to strengthen UNICEF's online child protection programme in South Africa from May 2018 to August 2021.

Expectations

  • Retroactively reconstruct a programme theory of change in consultation with the programme section
  • Conduct an evaluability assessment at the initial phase of the evaluation to inform refinements to the preliminary evaluation questions and evaluation design
  • Review proposal documents, project agreements, reports, surveys, training tools, and materials produced under this partnership framework as per the initially agreed result framework attached in Annex 1
  • Assess and analyze the quality and content of all documents and tools produced as a result of this investment
  • Keep all instruments and records of relevance to UNICEF, DSD on a central database
  • Evaluate the programme results
  • Document partnerships built throughout the project
  • Prepare the interview tools to assess the satisfaction of partners as part of the qualitative component of this evaluation and conduct interviews with stakeholders who were involved in the project
  • Present initial findings and results to UNICEF and members of the Evaluation Reference Group
  • Provide a draft inception and evaluation report with preliminary recommendations to the Evaluation Reference Group for validation
  • Compile the final inception, draft and evaluation reports based on periodic feedback received from stakeholders

How to apply

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to submit their application to the following link by 17 September 2021: https://jobs.unicef.org/en-us/job/543538/consultancy-strengthening-childrens-online-safety-in-southafrica

This notice will also appear on http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/, http://www.unicef.org/southafrica, UN Job List, UN Jobs

Please indicate your ability, availability and daily/monthly rate (in ZAR) to undertake the terms of reference above (including admin cost if applicable).

Attached is the complete TOR