Norwegian Refugee Council Careers in Kenya

Norwegian Refugee Council ALP Teacher (Kenya Nationals Only) Careers in Kenya

Job description

  • Deliver lessons and organize learning activity sessions in the subject of specialization.
  • Prepare and administer continuous assessment tests and internal examinations to assess learners’ progress and knowledge assimilation
  • Together the senior ALP teachers submit evaluations, attendance sheets and monthly reports to the Center leader.
  • Ensure availability of all the necessary teaching aids and materials in liaison with the senior ALP teachers
  • Remain up to date on pedagogical methods and ensure a child-friendly environment where each child's need are identified and addressed.
  • Monitor and support each learner and inform students of their progress.
  • Maintain good communications with parents concerning the progress of their children.
  • Any other duties that may be given by supervisor.


  • Have five years of teaching experience in Primary School
  • Hold P1 Certificate/Education or recognized two-year Diploma in two of the following subjects: English, Kiswahili, Somali, Science, Mathematics, Social Studies or Islamic or Christian Religious Education. (Note the selected candidates will over all teaching subjects apart from language and religious studies).
  • High level of personal integrity, cultural awareness & sensitivity.
  • High standard of English methodology including oral skills and teaching English to speakers of other languages.
    Education field Education
    Education level Academy college / University

    Personal qualities

  • Experience in Mentoring.
  • Having simple individual counselling and conflict resolution skills
  • Keen in ensuring accuracy and precision in all his/her works with attention to detail.
  • Goal oriented, with ability to work under pressure, independently and with limited supervision.
  • Ability to work and live in a generally insecure and harsh environment
  • Excellent communication skills, flexible, readily adaptable to new challenges and approaches.
  • Knowledge and experience of special needs education and practice a plus factor.
  • Clear vision and creativity
  • Flexibility, reliability and a team spirit
  • Ability to work long hours and in challenging situations

    We offer

    Duty station: Dadaab, Hagadera
    Contract period is up to December 2017. Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions, The candidate will observe NRC’s code of conduct and working hours for the NRC Office in Dadaab.

    Deadline for application: 08/05/2017

    For more information and job application details, see; Norwegian Refugee Council ALP Teacher (Kenya Nationals Only) Careers in Kenya

    Norwegian Refugee Council WASH Specialist (Kenya Nationals Only) Careers in Kenya

    Job description

  • Develop WASH strategy, technical SOPs, and Macro LFAs in line with NRC
  • Programme Policy and national and international standards, and in coordination with other Core Competences
  • Compliance with and adherence to NRC policies, guidance and procedures
  • Contribute to fundraising, develop and revise funding proposal, budgets and donor reports
  • Identify trends technical standards and donor priorities
  • Follow up on compliance with contractual commitments within WASH CC, ensure high technical quality and synergies in project implementation
  • Provide technical direction and project implementation support
  • Ensure that key learnings are extracted from WASH CC implementation, and incorporate them in WASH CC and staff development processes
  • Provide systematic training and build capacity of technical staff
  • Represent NRC in relevant forums/clusters, including with national authorities and donors
  • Promote the rights of IDPs/returnees in line with the advocacy strategy
  • Ensure harmonization and consistency across WASH projects implemented in the field offices.
  • Responsible for technical quality and innovation of the
    WASH program, and for seeking synergies with other Core Competences/programs.
  • Responsible for developing and revising funding proposals, budgets and donor reports in accordance with the WASH program strategy and priorities, programme policy and international standards
  • Responsible for following up the compliance with grants commitments (i.e. quality, timeliness, use of resources), and for providing recommendations to Project Coordinators to achieve project targets and indicators
  • Provide technical direction and project implementation support to AMs and PCs in the field, included capacity building
  • Ensuring that Team Areas Offices have a WASH structure compliant with CC Strategy and able to deliver quality WASH programme
  • Guide the teams in developing tools for day to-day implementation, ensuring compliance with established guidelines and standards.
  • Evaluation, review and quality control of ongoing and completed WASH projects.
  • Ensure adherence to the WASH tools and handbooks and other NRC policies
  • Represent NRC at WASH sectoral meetings and relevant WASH working groups at Nairobi level and if need be in operational areas
  • Any other task relevant to the position as requested by the Head of Programme


  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in working as a senior Program Manager and/or Advisor of humanitarian/ recovery WASH programme, preferably in refugees / IDPs environments
  • Proven expertise in WASH with particular focus of complex emergency programme, community based and participatory programme.
  • Proven experience of setting up and implementing monitoring, documentation and learning systems.
  • University degree in relevant areas such as water and / or civil engineering, environmental engineering; master’s qualification in related area an advantage.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical and negotiation skills
  • Proven skills and experience in report and proposal writing
  • Ability to prioritize needs and carry out multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Prior experience and proven capability in training and capacity development
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal

    Education field
  • Medicine / Healthcare / Social
  • Engineering sciences & technology

    Education level
  • College / University, Bachelor's degree

    Personal qualities

  • Flexible and creative, think unconventionally, be creative – and inspire others
  • Openness in processes. Involvement across levels and organizational units based on mutual respect
  • Consistency and integrity in all information and all decision-making processes
  • Ability to work under pressure and with limited supervision
  • Good communication skills


    We offer
  • Duty station: Nairobi
  • Contract period s for 12 months with possibility of extension.
  • Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions, The candidate will observe NRC’s code of conduct and working hours for the NRC Office in Nairobi.

    Application deadline 12th May 2017

    For more information and job application details, see; Norwegian Refugee Council WASH Specialist (Kenya Nationals Only) Careers in Kenya

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