Uganda has a refugee population of over 1.4 million with a majority of South Sudanese and Congolese refugees. Resettlement operation in Uganda is one of the largest in Africa and resettlement activities are conducted in 6 different locations. Kampala (extension) is one of them.
The candidate will conduct resettlement interviews for cases referred by the protection and medical panels. The candidate will have a good understanding of the Refugee Status Determination, protection and more specifically child protection principles, and a good experience working with V3 and V4 proGres database.
The candidate will need to be able to work under pressure, be organized and bound by strict deadlines. The candidate will have a high level of accountability taking responsibility for the case until it departs, as well for liaising with protection for follow up actions. Resettlement in Uganda is very sensitive and requires a good knowledge of UNHCR integrity guidelines guiding case management.