Başlangıç Tarihi :
7 Eylül 2023
Bitiş Tarihi :
22 Eylül 2023
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WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) Team Leader


Support to Life:  We are an internationally recognised humanitarian organisation that aims to ensure that disaster-affected communities have access to their basic rights and needs. Founded in 2005 by humanitarian professionals, our association works in the fields of Emergency Response, Refugee Support, Child Protection, and Capacity Building in Civil Society. We focus on improving the lives of people affected by natural or human-made disasters in Türkiye and the surrounding regions.

We support those in need to access their basic rights and needs and to stand on their own feet. We aim to eliminate the risks faced by children living in challenging conditions, particularly in seasonal agricultural areas. We conduct emergency relief operations in times of disasters. We are also working to contribute to a civil society prepared for disasters and to the strengthening of localisation Through our brand ‘destekar,’ which we define as a social design market, we transform the everyday shopping practice for daily needs into an opportunity to support a fairer and more equal world.

We carry out our activities in coordination with our headquarters in Kadıköy, Istanbul in Türkiye. With our field offices and mobile teams, we provide services in 13 provinces across the country, including Adana, Adıyaman, Ankara, Batman, Diyarbakır, Hatay, Istanbul, İzmir, Kahramanmaraş, Malatya, Mardin, Mersin, and Şanlıurfa.  We also provide consultancy to local initiatives in different provinces in Türkiye, as well as to local humanitarian organisations in Moldova, Romania, Poland, Slovakia, Czechia and Ukraine, which provide support to Ukrainian refugees.

In the projects we carry out with the contributions of international funds and local supporters, we have approximately 350 humanitarian aid professionals involved. We design and implement our work in line with the global principles of humanitarian assistance, including neutrality, independence, humanity, impartiality, and accountability.

To learn more about our work, please visit our website or follow our social media accounts.

Hayata Destek is looking for a WASH Team Leader to join Emergency Response Team. The position will be based in Kahramanmaraş. Duration of this assignment is 6 months, with possibility of extension.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

The WASH Teamleader’s role is to lead and provide technical support for planning and smooth operation of WASH interventions in earthquake affected provinces. In addition, WASH Teamleader will support the capacity of STL teams, undertake technical supervision of field teams and will play key role in coordination with relevant stakeholders.

Overall Management and Technical Supervision

  • Oversee, plan and coordinate all the WASH intervention in related field
  • Ensure the integration of WASH with all other sectors for a holistic humanitarian response
  • Adapt technical designs of water and sanitation units, and develop/adapt awareness raising contents, messages and campaigns related to hygiene promotion in related field
  • In close coordination with Area Coordinators and Project Manager, undertake the technical supervision of WASH team.

Assessment, Project Development, Monitoring and Evaluation

  • Develop and disseminate all relevant assessment, monitoring and evaluation tools
  • Design and facilitate WASH assessments and evaluations at field level in coordination with M&E and related sector manager
  • Prepare & develop and update status reports for WASH activities in the field.
  • Liaise and collaborate with relevant local authorities and other key stakeholders for sustainability.
  • Observe new WASH needs for the earthquake affected population ensuring the participation of affected population at different levels and inform Project Manager and related sector manager
  • Support project development team to prepare concept notes and proposals providing inputs about activity design, SWOT analysis and risk assessments for related field.
  • Supporting M&E and WASH teams for the monitoring and evaluation of the WASH projects
  • Maintains the overall numbers regarding WASH interventions. Develop and sustains the updated weekly sector-based internal WASH tracker with a stay in close coordination with regarding internal departments. Harmonize and optimize the WASH sector tracker with overall MEAL dashboards
  • Ensure Accountability to Affected Population by working closely with STL Community Feedback and Complaint Mechanism

Representation and Coordination

  • Represent STL to sectoral working groups, donors, other WASH partners, national and local authorities and all other relevant actors.
  • Coordinate with all the relevant WASH sector’s partners and water authorities for needs identification, alignment and collaboration
  • Ensure timely information flow and coordination with WASH cluster and relevant working groups
  • Bachelor Degree Engineering, technician and/or technical certification in related field is desired
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant professional experience
  • Minimum 1 years of applicable experience in developing and management of WASH projects, preferably in humanitarian and/or development field with NGOs
  • Fluency in written and spoken Turkish. English is preferred.
  • Team-building skills, able to effectively mobilize, monitor and motivate staff
  • Excellent management and effective communication skills
  • Positive, team-oriented attitude
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and manage multiple tasks under pressure

Terms and Conditions:

STL is an equal opportunities employer. STL is committed to provide and maintain a comprehensive child safeguarding and gender based equality perspective in all its operational and administrative processes.

Interested candidates may submit on by 22.09.2023

Please be advised that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

“07.04.2016 tarih, 29677 sayılı Resmi Gazete’de yayımlanan 6698 Sayılı Kişisel Verilerin Korunması Kanunu kapsamında, bu ilana yapacağınız başvuru ile özgeçmişiniz içerisindeki tüm kişisel bilgilerinizin Hayata Destek Derneği ile paylaşılmasını ve bu bilgilerin saklanmasını kabul etmiş bulunmaktasınız.”
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