Norwegian Refugee Council Journalism Skills Teacher Jobs in Dadaab, Kenya

Norwegian Refugee Council Journalism Skills Teacher Jobs in Dadaab, Kenya


  • Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has been present in Somalia since early 2004 and has since expanded its Horn of Africa Programme to Kenya in 2006 and to populations.

  • The Regional Office is based in Nairobi, Kenya with offices and operations in Ethiopia in 2011.

  • The NRC Horn of Africa & Yemen mission is an expanding programme.

  • NRC started its operations in Kenya in the refugee camps in Dadaab in February 2007.

  • NRC has WASH, Shelter, Education, Food Security and Livelihood and Information Counselling and Legal Assistant programmes implemented in the refugee camps in Dadaab, Kakuma and Mandera.

  • The Project Skill teacher is responsible for teaching students in journalism skills in Youth Education Pack Centers in Dadaab

    Duties and responsibilities

  • Plan and implement instructional activities for the students as per the syllabus to ensure active and meaningful learning experience
    Use of training materials according to procedures

  • Assist the assistant teachers in their work
    Suggest new methods and approaches in order to improve the quality of the activities

  • Report all protection related concerns
    Carry out data collection as required

  • Prepare field reports as required/ directed.

  • Prepare and file relevant documents as required by line manager

  • Preparing and maintain teacher professional records not limited to schemes of work, lesson plans, lesson notes, record of work covered and other records

  • Assess and evaluate students continuously as per the training program requirements and maintain students’ progress records.

  • Provide feedback to parents and project officer on pupil’s progress during education forums and report forms

  • Responsible for the Registration and conduction of National Examinations.

  • Prepare and maintain updated inventory for training resources assigned

  • Ensure that safety precautions are observed always during training.

  • Participate in mobilization and enrolment of learners.

  • Carry out basic maintenance of equipment assigned.

  • Facilitate placement of learners in various industry enterprises during field practice training and attachments.

  • Provide
    Entrepreneurship and business skills training to his learners

  • Take part in designing, procurement and distribution of basic business start-up capital to YEP graduate.

  • Guide and mentor assistant teacher in pedagogical competency and professional approach to work.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor

    Qualifications

  • Experience from working with education projects in a humanitarian/recovery context

  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts

  • KCSE Certificate

  • Hold a recognized Diploma in Journalism and media studies.

  • Holds a recognized certificate in teaching methodology in Technical Education

  • Two year previous experience in teaching youth in a school/college / Vocational training institution setting

  • Excellent skills in written and spoken English

  • Accurate and keen to details

  • Knowledge of the local Somali language is an added advantage

  • Ability to tolerate diverse cultural, educational and religious diversity in the work place

  • Experience in working with underprivileged youth.

  • A good team player with high degree of initiative, flexibility and tolerance

    Personal qualities

  • Dedicated to work

  • Creative and innovative

  • Inclusive in working with others
    Accountable

  • Handling insecure environments

  • Working with people

  • Planning and delivering results

  • Communicate with impact and respect

  • Self-motivated and able to work with minimum supervision

  • Good interpersonal and Communication skills

  • Excellent skills in written and spoken English

  • Accurate and keen to details

  • A good team player with high degree of initiative, flexibility and tolerance

  • Candidates should apply on line by going through www.Nrc.No.

  • Email and paper applications will not be considered

  • Application deadline: 29/03/2020

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