Kibera Project Assistant, Sports for Peace and Development Jobs in Kenya

Kibera Project Assistant, Sports for Peace and Development Jobs in Kenya


Project Planning and Design

  • Support program development, planning, implementation and evaluation.

  • Design interventions responsive to the context by way of using sports.

  • Design or review training manuals to aid in delivery of the intervention targeting the Youths

  • Develop project work plans for sports and development

  • Develop and maintain relevant database of data and serve as a hub of data that may be required for reporting purposes and sharing with donors

  • Incorporate workable empowerment model in new projects.

    Project Implementation and Training

  • Mobilize community on a need basis within the sports for peace and development project.

  • Promote youth participation in sports, social cohesion and peace initiatives.

  • Develop new and novel sporting activities with an aim of increasing youth participation and engagement.

  • Establish of joint development initiatives among the different communities in Kibera to promote sustainable development.

  • Mentorship and training of young community leaders to spearhead peace and development initiatives in Kibera.

  • Establish and run community youth parliaments to increase democracy and spearhead community development initiatives that target the youths

  • Link talented youth to opportunities in sports academies and clubs.

  • Promote professional development for coaches and referees.

  • Participate in the development and update of training materials.

  • Forge positive partnerships for the attainment of project goals.

  • In liaison with the Program Coordinator identify opportunities to strengthen the sports for development component of the program.

  • Represent the program in trainings, forums and seminars with directive from the coordinator

  • Engage with the coordinator in prospecting for funds

    Project Monitoring& Evaluation

  • Compile reports (narrative and data) and submit them to the program coordinator as per
    the set deadlines

  • Participate in the design, data collection and analysis of surveys and routine data

  • Ensure proper documentation and dissemination of lessons learnt.

  • Evaluation of training conducted.

  • Monitoring and reviewing the progress of trainees.

    Financial Management and Reporting

  • Offer support in program budgets. Monitor budget spending in line with the spending plans, budget vs actual analyses, and develop remedial plans where necessary to ensure budgets are optimally utilized.

  • Ensure donor compliance with donor guidelines and contracts including budget flexibility and reporting requirements.

  • Manage budget and work plan in liaison with the coordinator.

    Education and Competencies

  • Diploma in Community Development, Social Studies, Project Management and related field.

  • Minimum 2 years in a similar position with demonstrated achievements.

  • Informal Settlement experience is an added advantage.

  • Great Interpersonal Skills.

  • Team Player who is ready to learn and grow.

  • Has empathy, is Positive and has encouraging personality.

  • Has knowledge on child protection policy and implementation

  • Has been able to implement youth mentorship curriculum

  • Has knowledge on Microsoft office packages and among other ICT skills

    How to apply

  • Send a cover letter and resume with reference Project Assistant, Sports for Peace and Development to

  • on or before 16th April 2021.

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