People In Need Field Officer for Girls Education Project Jobs in Ethiopia

People In Need Field Officer for Girls Education Project Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 199924

Category: Education
Location: Yirgachefe or Wonago or Kochere Woredas, SNNPR
Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Employment Type: Contract
Salary: As per the salary scale of the organization.

Job Description

To implement CHANGE Improving Access to education for most marginalized girls in Ethiopia, specifically in SNNPR Gedeo Zone. The project focus on out of schoolgirls.

The overall objective is contributing to improve the learning outcome and transition to education, training and employment for most marginalized girls.

The field officer will be responsible for the facilitation and taking a leadership role of all the project activities training and materials development, Inclusion, Child safeguarding, Community engagement, awareness components of the project, and maintaining effective communication between members of the project team.

  • Participate in community assessment and household and individual surveys
  • Conduct continuous community based awareness raising campaigns, meetings and events
  • Conduct community mapping of out of school girls and identify the major reasons
  • Involve in PTA and other meetings in schools and sensitise them on significance of Girls education
  • Facilitate and conduct a regular follow up for tutorial and alternative literacy and numeracy programs
  • Conduct community outreach and mobilize community/CAG for various forms of campaigns.
  • Facilitate experience sharing between schools and community members
  • Coordinate the establishment and strengthening of Girls Clubs in or outside of school
  • Coordinate and facilitate the establishment of Self-Help Groups (SHGs)
  • Co-facilitate in conducting outreach and home visits through community steering groups
  • Organize regular meetings between stakeholders through community
  • Conduct girls and family counselling, parent support groups and promote girls friendly spaces
  • Regular update of individual beneficiaries’ profile
  • Identify, share and communicate good practices and challenges
  • Prepare regular work plan and report in to field coordinator
  • Ensure all important and relevant project and the related documents are organized and documented systematically in both electronic and hard copies
  • Adhering to all PIN and donor guidelines and policies
  • Performs related works as assigned by field coordinator and CHANGE project manager

    Job Requirements

  • BA degree in Education, Pedagogy, special needs education and related fields
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in the position
  • Knowledgeable and experienced on minimum standards of child safeguarding
  • Sound experience on gender equality, Social Inclusion, and Child safeguarding
  • Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project cycle management
  • Computer friendly (Word, excel, power point )
  • Excellent knowledge of spoken & written Amharic and English (fluent in local language of Gediofa is advantageous)
  • Experience working in international development is advantageous.
  • 3 strong references (will be crosschecked/contacted)

    How to Apply

    Interested applicants for the position should send their CV and Cover letter via following the link: Until March 8, 2019.

    Should any information needed please contact using:

    Please note: PIN does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing, training or any other fees).

    PIN has strong stand on child safeguarding issues and have strict child safeguarding policy in support of the issue

    Women are strongly encouraged to apply

    People In Need Field Officer for Girls Education Project Jobs in Ethiopia

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