Capacity Building Coordinator Career Opportunity – WEI

Organisation: WEI/Bantwana
Project Name: USAID’s Better Outcomes for Children and
Youth Project
Funding Source: PEPFAR/USAID
Duty Station: 
Jinja, Uganda
About WEI:
WEI/Bantwana Initiative is a
Non-Governmental Organization that helps families and children orphaned and
made vulnerable by HIV/AIDS to access the comprehensive support and care they
need to grow into healthy adults.
About USAID Project:
The Bantwana Initiative of World
Education is implementing the USAID’s Better Outcomes for Children and Youth in
Eastern and Northern Uganda program—a $24.5 million program with a large sub
grant component. The Program is being implemented across 13 districts in
Eastern and Northern Uganda. Better Outcomes works with families, communities,
Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), Local Government and the private sector to
address the long-term, comprehensive needs of vulnerable children and families
through improved OVC service delivery.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
the coordination of capacity building activities with CSOs, local government
and communities to strengthen OVC service delivery systems
technical oversight and coordination support for district- level human resources
systems strengthening efforts
district, CSO and communities on relevant national OVC policies and other
relevant guidelines
delivery of technical support in planning, implementing, monitoring and
evaluating OVC services
charge of supporting delivery of finance and operations technical support to
government and CSO partners
districts and CSOs to develop evidence-based plans and strategies for improved
OVC service delivery and resource mobilization
facilitate and strengthen linkages and coordination between local government,
CSOs and the private sector
Qualifications, Skills and
ideal candidate for the USAID Project career opportunity should preferably hold
a Master’s degree in Public Health, Administration, or related field.
Possession of a Bachelor’s is considered a minimum.
or more years of capacity development or related field experience
ability implementing capacity development initiatives with government and/or
to work independently, multi-task and take initiative
communication and interpersonal skills;
critical thinking, problem-solving, and leadership skills
working knowledge and understanding of OVC / Youth HIV programming
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and interested
candidates who wish to join the USAID Project are encouraged to Apply via
E-mail only be sending an updated CV and cover letter to:
Please clearly include name and title of the position you are applying for in
the subject line of the email.
Deadline: 15th May, 2015

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