Project Coordinator-Western Region – Forum for African Women Educationalists – Uganda Chapter (FAWEU)

Organization: Forum for
African Women Educationalists – Uganda Chapter (FAWEU)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Program
About US:
The Forum for
African Women Educationalists – Uganda Chapter (FAWEU) was launched in February
1997 as part of a bigger network of 34 National Chapters across Africa with a
primary aim of addressing the gender disparities in education that were
manifested through low rates of access to education, retention, performance and
completion of girls starting from upper primary school through secondary up to
higher education levels. FAWE Uganda Chapter has received a three-year funding
for a new project that will address Violence against girls and women in and
around schools in the districts of Kasese, Bundibugyo, Ntoroko.
Job Summary: The Project
Coordinator will oversee the Western Region project interventions in awareness
raising on violence against children in and around schools. The incumbent will
be responsible for the implementation, planning, budgeting, support
supervision, and documentation of good practices.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Take part in the planning, budgeting,
implementation, support supervision, monitoring, and evaluation and reporting
Offer back up support in terms of follow up of all
matters related to the programmes/projects you are responsible for.
Ensuring project quality delivery through providing
technical support to all stakeholders in and around schools in each of the
school communities.
Coordinate and work closely with the already
existing government structures and other relevant civil societies.
Ensure timely submission of quarterly and annual
progressive reports.
Maintain high level of transparency and
accountability of all resources
Qualifications, Skills and
The ideal candidate should hold a Bachelor’s degree
in the relevant field preferably Social Work and Social Administration,
Development Studies, Education, Social Sciences and any other related field.
The applicants with additional qualification in
Project Planning and Management will have an added advantage.
A minimum of three years with an international or
local NGO.
Strong/good team player.
Computer literacy skills in Ms Word, Excel and Power
Excellent customer care skills.
Highly reliable and dependable, and with ability to
work under pressure with minimal supervision.
Dynamic, proactive, multitasking, and
Excellent report writing and presentation skills
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified
and interested applicants should send their applications including detailed
Curriculum Vitae and copies of relevant academic and professional documents to;
The Executive
FAWE Uganda
Plot 328 Magulu
P.O. Box 24117,
Kampala. Uganda
Hand deliver to
their office on Plot 328, Magulu close in Bukoto
Deadline: 6th November 2015 by 5:00 PM

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