Save the Children Championing Play Project Assistant Jobs in Rwanda

Save the Children Championing Play Project Assistant Jobs in Rwanda

About the Role:

  • The Project Assistant will be responsible for providing direct follow up of the Championing Play project implementation with the partner in Kirehe District. an initiative funded by the LEGO Foundation to encourage the use of Play by caregivers in the Kirehe district, to support children's development.

  • This involves effectively and efficiently planning the project approach and ensuring that the timeline and deliverables are respected and achieved; sharing information with and gathering inputs and learning from relevant stakeholders; overseeing the work of partner organisation, Umuhuza, and providing mentoring as relevant; directly supporting the delivery of selected activities; drafting project reports for submission to the donor, etc.

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Education, Social Work, or related fields.

  • 2 + years work experience in a similar role within an international setting.

  • Knowledge and field experience on ECD.

  • Highly developed relationship building and interpersonal skills.

  • Developed verbal and communication skills, including fluency in English.

  • Willingness to play with children, and ability to develop play materials for children.

  • Ability to liaise with a diverse range of people, stakeholders and customers.

  • Strong time management and organizational skills.

  • High levels of attention to detail and quality.

  • Computer literacy (including advanced excel skills).

  • Ability to travel between Kirehe and Kigali.

  • Initiative, flexibility and ability to work independently as well as in a team.

  • High levels of self-motivation and initiative.

  • High levels of confidentially and integrity
    Commitment to Save the Children's mission and values.

  • Experience of working with local partners and District Local Government in ECD, Education or Child Protection.

  • Familiar with play-based approaches in learning.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Save the Children Championing Play Project Assistant Jobs in Rwanda

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