Voluntary Service Overseas National Professional Volunteer - Sign Language Professional Jobs in Nigeria
Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) is the world’s leading international development organization whose vision is “A World without poverty”. Our approach to fighting poverty is through the lasting power of volunteering. VSO currently works in 24 countries across Africa, Asia and The Pacific.Voluntary Service Overseas National Professional Volunteer - Sign Language Professional Jobs in NigeriaResponsibilitiesSupport education programs of pupils living with disabilities (LWD)in Schools identified by VSO Nigeria with primary focus on children with auditory learning disorder ( ALD) and language processing disorder (LPD)
Provide teaching to children, teachers and relevant stakeholders on the use of sign language
Provide support on improving quality of learning for children with learning disabilities ( ALD & LPD) on numeracy and literacy
Provide professional skills for interpreting and teaching sign language to non-sign language users
Work with other VSO teams in creating awareness at community and state level on improving access to quality education to marginalized children with focus on children LWD ( ALD +LPD)
Support and work closely with teachers, community volunteers, school parents and guardians to improve learning outcome of Children LWD( ALD& LPD)that are out of schools, school dropout and in schools.
Provide support and mentor-ship to teachers in the use of teachers’tool kits for early learners living with ALD & LPDfrom Primary 1-to 3.
Coordinate participation of parents/guardians and community stakeholders to identify and support activities that contribute to quality inclusive education of children with auditory learning disorder ( ALD) and language processing disorder (LPD)
Support sensitization and awareness creation in communities and schools for increased access for Children with Learning Disabilities to quality inclusive education.
Collaborate with head teachers and education administrators to provide conducive and safe learning environment for children with learning disabilities ( ALD & LPD)
Support the collection and use of data as baseline for generating reports on program progress and learning.
Collate and provide monthly, quarterly and annual report of field activities to program lead.
Report to both the VSO Education Program manager and relevant state stakeholders on implementation of activities
Must have a demonstrated skills to interpret and communicate using sign language.
Nigerian with at least a National Certificate in Education (NCE) or qualification related to education.
Practical experience working with children, preferably of children in early primary school stage (Primary 1-3) is of great advantage.
A good level of written English.
Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work with a range of people in different roles and with different backgrounds and levels of knowledge and experience.
Able to work with minimal supervision, taking initiative and taking responsibility for results.
A commitment to supporting educational improvement of children leaving with disabilities.
A commitment to work on the programme for 1 year to maximize their learning about effective programme delivery and change-management
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 15th May, 2019.
For more information and job application details, see; Voluntary Service Overseas National Professional Volunteer - Sign Language Professional Jobs in Nigeria
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