NRC Education Project Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

NRC Education Project Officer Jobs in Ethiopia


Duties and responsibilities

All NRC employees are expected to work in accordance with the
organization’s values. To be dedicated, innovative, inclusive and accountable are attitudes and believes that shall guide our actions and relationships.

NRC Ethiopia has been in operation from 2011 and operates out of seven offices across Ethiopia (including the country office). The programmes are responding to a variety of both short onset emergencies as well as protracted crisis depending on the area of operation.

Generic responsibilities:

  • Implement delegated support function portfolio according to the plan of action
    Prepare and develop status reports as required by management
  • Ensure proper filing of documents
    Promote and share ideas for improvement of the support function

    Specific responsibilities:

  • Identify schools who host many refugees and include in NRC’s programmes for support;
  • Assist in compiling annual and monthly report to be submitted to the PC;
  • Liaison with relevant authorities and communities as appropriate;
  • Maintain and keep database related to the education activities and update regularly;
  • Ensure that target beneficiaries receive the necessary support, explore and asses new and better ways of assistance;
  • Follow up & monitor the implementation of language training;
  • Conduct follow up to VST institutions where NRC sends trainees;
  • Engage in targeting of schools, students and other stakeholders based on pre-defined parameters;
  • Conduct material distribution and maintain proper recording of targeted students and public schools;
  • Coordinate with the Livelihoods team of the Addis Ababa programme and ensure vocational skill graduates receive livelihoods support
    so that they engage in meaningful livelihoods
    Facilitate and support the implementation of community dialogue;
  • Assist in the carrying out of post distribution monitory, baseline and end line assessments
  • Identify and support program logistic needs
  • Maintain program synergy with ICLA, Food Security and Livelihoods and WaSH in school core competencies

  • Perform any additional tasks assigned by the line manage

  • University Degree in Education, Educational Planning and Management, Psychology or related fields
  • At least three years of experience in similar roles
  • Experience working in Multi sectoral and integrated programmes
    Good understanding of humanitarian assistance, emergency education, coordination, gender equality, the Ethiopian education system and TVET
  • Excellent computer knowledge with command on MS Excel among other packages of MS Office.
  • Experience on working with Data analysis software/programmes
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, facilitation skills and writing skills
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • knowledge of English language both written and spoken
  • Context/ Specific skills, knowledge and experience:
  • Understanding of various donors’ requirements

    Personal qualities

  • Handling insecure environment
  • Planning and delivering results
  • Empowering and building trust
  • Communicating with impact and respect

    We can offer

    Commencement: ASAP, shortlisting and Interviews will continue as applications are received

    Contract period: One year with possibilities of extension

    Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions

    Duty station: Addis Ababa with travel to the fields

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    NRC Education Project Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

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