Hiring: Programme Coordinator Refugee Response – Maternity Cover 29 Weeks (CLOSED)

Published February 5, 2021

Closing date: 21 February 2021
Start date: 22 March 2021

Full job description: may be downloaded here.

Since 2017, The Bernard van Leer Foundation  has been working to support young children (0-5) and caregivers affected by crisis and displacement through its Refugee Response Portfolio, which focused on supporting Syrian refugees and host communities in Jordan and Lebanon. BvLF will soon be expanding its focus on families affected by displacement through a newly created Global Displacement Portfolio.

We are looking for a dedicated and caring individual to join our team as a Programme Coordinator (maternity cover). The selected person will focus on two main strands of work: supporting the Representative Refugee Response and leading the implementation of an organisation-wide caregiver  Mental Health and Psychosocial Support strategy (MHPSS) strategy.

Interested in applying?

Please complete your application online through Applied, an online recruitment platform whose mission is to help organisations hire the best person regardless of their background.


You will be asked to submit 250-word answers in English to 3 questions related to the work of this role. We will review these and make a shortlist for first interview without knowing anything else about you – your name, country of origin, past work experience or where you went to school.

If you have any questions about the role or the application process, please contact Agnes Buis, Human Resources Officer at agnes.buis@bvleerf.nl.