Adam Smith Community Skills Development Center Training Specialist Jobs in Nigeria

Adam Smith Private Sector Engagement / Local Economic Development Manager Jobs in Nigeria

Adam Smith International are an award-winning professional services business that delivers real impact, value and lasting change through projects supporting economic growth and government reform internationally.

Our reputation as a global leader has been built on the positive results our projects have achieved in many of the world’s most challenging environments.

Adam Smith International has a strong corporate presence globally, with 146 current projects across 49 countries and over 1,000 staff and associates. Headquartered in London, our regional headquarters are based in Africa (Nairobi, Abuja, and Pretoria), Asia Pacific (Sydney) and South Asia (Delhi), with numerous registered offices across Africa and Asia.


  • Facilitate and support the overall design and delivery of training at COSDECs.
  • Act as main liaison between Mafita and Centre Managers/Trainers of COSDECs on curriculum management, implementation and any training related matters.
  • Support the development and ensure effective implementation of training delivery plans for all courses at COSDECs.
  • Support the development and effective implementation of timetable and organization of work across COSDECs.
  • In close collaboration with TVET, facilitate the development of training package for COSDEC Trainers and ensure on-going/on-job support of COSDEC to ensure trainers sustains gained skills and knowledge from Mafita and stakeholders training programme. This include all training related to, occupational standards, usage of learning material, and quality assurance management systems including minimum standards.
  • Facilitate the development of and provision of timely of specified training consumables.
  • Support TVET with the development and validation of formative assessment instruments.
  • Support the COSDEC staff in developing and running training sessions for COSDEC trainers.
  • Facilitate the implementation and compliance of COSDECs to quality assurance systems such minimum standards, assessments and certifications.
  • In close consultation with Micro and Small Enterprise (MSE) Specialist, facilitate the design of Workplace Experience Learning with local enterprises companies.
  • Facilitate the development and implementation of a capacity-building plan for COSDEC staff (Center Managers, Training Coordinators and Trainers).
  • In close collaboration with TVET, support COSDECs in
    meeting the criteria for certification of courses and the institution.
  • Support the conduct of internal and external assessments and certification of trainees at COSDECs.
  • Facilitate the implementation of Community management structure for COSDECs.

    Required Professional Experience

  • A university Degree in any related field.
  • A post-graduate degree would be an added advantage.

    Required Experience:

  • Professional experience in vocational training is essential for the role.
  • Experience working on donor funded programmes is an added advantage.
  • Intermediate proficiency level of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent interpersonal verbal/written communication skills.
  • Fluent in Hausa and English (written and spoken).
    Duration and Location
  • This position will be based in Kano, Nigeria with frequent travel to Jigawa, Kaduna and Katsina states.
  • The successful candidate will be contracted for 110 days till March 2019 however we expect the role to receive a further allocation of days with the new programme year beginning April 1st, 2019. The allocation will be subject to programme needs.

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 28th October, 2018

    For more information and job application details, see; Adam Smith Community Skills Development Center Training Specialist Jobs in Nigeria

    Find Latest Jobs in Nigeria Today - Recruitment in Nigeria Job - Nigerian Jobs - in Nigeria - Job Vacancies in Nigeria

    Search our career portal & find the latest Nigerian job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Nigeria.

    Jobs in Nigeria - banking jobs in Nigeria, IT jobs in Nigeria, accounting jobs in Nigeria, NGO jobsin Nigeria, business administration in Nigeria, ICT jobs in Nigeria, UN jobs in Nigeria, procurement jobs in Nigeria, education jobs in Nigeria, hospital jobs in Nigeria, human resources jobs in Nigeria, engineering jobs in Nigeria, teaching jobs in Nigeria, and other careers in Nigeria.

    Oil and Gas job vacancies in Nigeria, MTN jobs in Nigeria, job vacancies in Nigeria for fresh graduates.

    Federal government jobs in Nigeria, job vacancies in Nigeria Federal Civil Service.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Nigeria posted and updated daily - click here!

  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Jobs in Nigeria.

    Scholarship 2020/21

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2020/2021
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.