Director, Family Development Division

Director, Family Development Division

Closing on: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 03:30 SI - Honiara City Posted on: Mon, 10/31/2016 - 11:46

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Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs

P O Box G39, Honiara


Telephone: 677 23544                                                                                                            Fax: 677 23543




The Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs is established to upload and promote rights of women, young people and children through effective partnership and strong commitment in creating equal opportunities for all to advance the wellbeing of the nation. In order for the ministry to fully achieve its goals and objectives, the ministry with the approval of Ministry of Public Service has established a new position of the Director, Family Development Division. This position is now advertised and interested applicants are invited to apply.

The Director’s position is a very senior position in the ministry. With the specific policy on family development still absent as yet, the FDD will work within the spirit of the ministry vision which is, “Solomon Islands is a peaceful, productive and happy nation that embraces and honors diversity, offers equal opportunity for all women, men, young people, and children to fulfil their potential, and protects their rights and freedoms as enshrined in the Constitution.

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Director, Family Development Division


Family Development Division


Qualification Requirement: A degree in social development, law or related fields with demonstrated wide experience working with human rights organizations at the national level especially related to family development and specific areas such as women, youth and children. The person must also be able to formulate identified issues to inform policies and translate policies into action plans. Must possess excellent planning and management skills

Important notes for interested Candidates:

  1. Application Procedures
  • Interest applicants can apply by filling in the Public Service Recruitment Form [PS Form 6] which can be obtained on through: or from the MWYCFA Human Resources Manager at the Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs Head Office, 4th Floor Anthony Saru Building, Mendana Avenue.
  • An application is to be attached with a Curriculum Vitae, a covering letter and other references including certified copies of the applicant’s Academic Transcript(s). All documents are to be clearly written or typed where appropriate and necessary.
  • For interested applicants who do not have access to the internet, you are kindly asked to contact the Human Resources Manager, Mr. Jack Balaga on phone (677) 23544.
  • Please Note
    • Only applications accepted for short-listing will be notified. The notification should include time and date for interviews.
  • You do not have to provide copies of your Medical Report and Police Clearance when you apply. However, such clearance will be required prior to appointment.
  • All applications are to reach the MWYCFA by Close of Business on 17th October and can be sent or hand delivered to the address below:

Permanent Secretary

Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs


Honiara, Solomon Islands

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