In this section, you will find short term opportunities advertised outside of the e-Recruitment system. These include temporary appointments for various staff roles and functions across the organization. The duration is typically up to 364 days. Staff members recruited under a temporary appointment modality receive full salary but slightly reduced benefits.
Please note that most temporary appointments in emergency settings, including surge capacity assignments, are now managed in the e-Recruitment system.
To apply to these vacancies, you will need to submit your CV or resume as well as a United Nations Personal History P11 form to the email address indicated in the vacancy announcement. The P11 form can be downloaded here. [Word] Alternatively, if you have maintained a candidate profile in e-Recruitment, you may download that profile and submit it as part of your application.”
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) works in 190 countries and territories to put children first. UNICEF has helped save more children’s lives than any other humanitarian organization, by providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. UNICEF USA supports UNICEF's work through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States. Together, we are working toward the day when no children die from preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood. For more information, visit www.unicefusa.org.
Temporary Deputy Director, Global Citizenship Fellowship
Reporting to the Vice President of Professional Learning and Leadership Development, the UNICEF Global Citizenship Fellowship temporary Deputy Director will play a leadership role in managing and developing the Global Citizenship Fellowship (GCF). The Global Citizenship Fellowship unites and empowers American youth and volunteers in service on behalf of children around the world. 18 Global Citizenship Fellows, who serve as grassroots spokespersons for children and bring together networks of faith-based communities, schools, universities, volunteers, advocates, elected leaders and other Americans to unite on behalf of children. Leveraging UNICEF USA’s existing educational offerings and engagement programs, like UNICEF Kid Power, Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF, End Trafficking, Youth Engagement (including High School and CampusInitiative Clubs), Advocacy, and Local Activations, the Global Citizenship Fellows are affecting transformational change in the lives of children around the world, and empowering people to act locally.
In July 2018, 6 new Fellows will begin their two-year term of service in the following locations or program areas: Boston, Dallas, New York City, Miami and UNICEF Next Generation. The temporary Deputy Director will directly manage a program Manager and at least six Global Citizenship Fellows, and will collaborate across the Community Engagement teams and UNICEF USA Regional offices to implement the fellowship recruitment, selection, training, and orientation plan.
This full-time temporary assignment is based in New York City and available from April 30, 2018 to October 31, 2018.
Must possess current and valid US Work Authorization and be eligible to work for any US employer without sponsorship.
Due to the high volume of applications received, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
UNICEF USA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.
Subjects: children / youth
Job Type: program
Location: new york