Volunteer Service Abroad

Operations Adviser (Tonga)

Volunteer Service Abroad

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Applications Close - End of Day: 03-02-2019


New Zealand

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Volunteer Service Abroad (VSA) covers costs while you are on assignment, including travel, accommodation, living allowance and more. 

Live and Learn Tonga is working with communities across Tonga towards the recovery of Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) facilities following Cyclone Gita in early 2018.  Growth of the organisation is needed to support more than 40 communities on Tongatapu and ‘Eua.

In this role you will work alongside Live and Learn Tonga staff to review, update and implement operating procedures.  You’ll be organised and have strong skills in communication, admin, finance and will provide on-the-job training to staff across the organisation.

Key to this assignment will be working with the operational team and Country Manager to adapt Live and Learn International’s policies and procedures to a Tongan context.

You’ll be based in Nuku’alofa, Tonga’s capital, for 18-months which enjoys a mild and comfortable climate all year round. 

We are looking for a volunteer with:

  • Experience in reviewing operational systems
  • Experience in designing and developing information, management and operational systems
  • Experience in staff development
  • Experience in mentoring/training

Interested in this role?

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