HRM 752 – Programme Support Assistant


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Programme Support Assistant –

Restoring Family Links

HRM 752

01 Position

 Based in National Head Quarters

 Basic Salary   30,000.00



EPF & ETF, Health Insurance & Personal Accident Cover


  • GCE A/L, technical education or professional diploma
  • Two years’ experience as a social worker or in any similar field. Experience in the Red Cross Movement or other Humanitarian agency/organization would be an asset.
  • Good IT Skills – Proficiency in MIS Office and database handling
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills with ability to establish and maintain effective relationships.
  • Excellent command of written and spoken in English, Tamil and Sinhala.
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists the Restoring of Family Links focal point in the implementation of related activities;
  • Maintains the proper records on caseload in appropriate tool;
  • Receives visitors and ensures adequate follow-up;
  • Plans and organize field trips;
  • Supports / participates to Reestablishment of Family Links field mission administrative follow up;
  • Performs internal and external follow up of individual cases under the supervision of the line manager;
  • Ensures filing, archiving of files according to the procedures;
  • Translates/interprets upon request, contributes to reporting and statistical data;

Other requirements:

  • Sound understanding of humanitarian, community and volunteer-based service interventions;
  • Ability to perform a broad range of secretarial and project administrative procedures;
  • Should be a quick learner with the ability to carry out SLRCS management guidelines and procedures;
  • Should be a team player who is self-motivated and with the ability to work under challenging circumstances;
  • Abide by and work according to Red Cross and Red Crescent Fundamental Principles;
  • The SLRCS conducts its general administrative and operational affairs in English Language;
  • The appointment will be on a fixed term contract basis;
  • Only short-listed applicants will be called for interviews

Please submit your application to reach the below mentioned address on or before 9th August 2019.

Director General,
Sri Lanka Red Cross Society,
106, Darmapala Mawatha, 
Colombo 07.

Please indicate on the top left-hand corner of the envelope the post applied for and the relevant reference number. (HRM 752)


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