• Role: SNAP Coordinator 
  • Hours: Full time
  • Pay: 600GhC (gross)
  • Location: ATE Inclusion Centre with time spent in rural communities within Lawra Municipality
  • To apply: provide a CV and letter of application to Kaamil Issahaku to the ATE Inclusion Centre in Lawra before 10th March 2022

ATE is a young, dynamic charity which is making a significant impact in Lawra, Upper West Ghana. We are looking for a kind, enthusiastic person to join our vibrant SNAP (Special Needs Awareness Programme) Team as a SNAP Coordinator. This vital position will support ATE’s innovative and important work with disabled children and their families  in rural communities and our Inclusion Centre.  You can read more about SNAP here: https://ateghana.org/s-n-a-p/

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinating monthly SNAP group meetings in Lawra, Dowine and Tanchara
  • Running a Play Scheme for disabled children in ATE’s Inclusion Centre and rural communities 
  • Supporting community outreach work to enable disabled children to access education and healthcare, and to enjoy their rights free from discrimination
  • Renew Health Insurance cards for disabled children and mothers
  • Supporting the SNAP Project Lead to run all areas of SNAP

The right candidate must: 

  • Be sensitive, kind and enthusiastic when interacting with disabled children and their parents
  • Be able to organise and run exciting and enjoyable group teaching activities with disabled children (experience of teaching would be an advantage but is not essential)
  • Be confident when speaking with community members and leaders
  • Be an outstanding relationship builder with all member of the community, from senior leaders to the most vulnerable 
  • Be a positive team player who enjoys working with others
  • Be motivated to make change in the community  
  • Have excellent spoken Dagaare and English language
  • Be literate in English
  • Have access to a smart phone and motorbike 

If you would like more information, please call Kaamil Issahaku on 0208234391.