IRC - NGO Education Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

IRC - NGO Education Officer Jobs in Ethiopia


  • Working under the supervision and mentorship of the Child and Youth Protection and Development (CYPD) Manager, the education officer will provide day-to-day project oversight in refugee camp.

  • This position will ensure adequate participation, appropriate delivery, and sustained impact of all education interventions by supporting all aspects of technical design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the project activities; development of implementation strategy/approaches and guidelines including providing feedback to clients to get program impact.

  • He/she will lead internal capacity building activities, design activities such as internal technical trainings for ECCD facilitators and events and; implement, monitor and evaluate education project activities.

  • The Education officer will lead with other significant actors (such as UN, government counterparts, and other national and international NGOs), and participate in local-level coordination forums, as needed.


  • Visit IRC field offices and emergency sites on a regular basis. Conduct risk assessments at the offices according to current and potential situations,

  • Ensures the quality day-to-day implementation of the education activities.

  • Keeps the record of number of clients in the target refugee camp.

  • Work closely and coordinate with IRC supply chain, finance and grant staff to ensure timely and compliant program activities and expenditures; including active participation in procurement, supply chain, grant and other meetings and ensuring
    timely and consistent spending tracking and budget management.

  • Works with the PTSAs to ensure that children are enrolled and maintained in the ECCD centers.

  • Conducts in-service teachers/facilitators trainings based on teachers training needs.

  • Ensures that the teaching and learning process is going on based on the curriculum.

  • Develops activity and spending plan once the budget is released.

  • Ensures effective budget management based on existing tools (PR tracking and BvA) to avoid under or over-spending. Tracks the PR on regular basis to ensure the quality budget management.

  • Communicates on regular basis to both the field office and/or Addis team on progresses and any challenges.

  • Represents the IRC in any coordination meetings at the local level.

  • Drafts monthly reports based on the IRC template and quarterly reports on the donor template.


  • MA/BA/BED in Education, Education Planning and Management or other fields related to the position.

  • Minimum of 2 years working experience for MA and 3 years for BA/BED

  • NGO experience is a plus

  • Experience in managing emergency projects

  • Good technical and report writing skill

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Proficient in spoken and written English

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Computer literate with MS Word, advanced Excel and Outlook

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; IRC - NGO Education Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

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