TVET Specialist Non-profit Careers – BRAC International

Job Title:        TVET
Specialist
Organisation: BRAC
International
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
About US:
BRAC International is one of
the world’s largest Non-Governmental Development Organizations, working in a
number of countries in Africa and Asia on poverty alleviation Programs, is
registered in Uganda as BRAC Uganda. The organization implements integrated
development approach combining Education, Health, Agriculture, Livestock,
Adolescent Empowerment and Microfinance.
About BRAC Uganda Scholarship Program:
BRAC Uganda in partnership with
The MasterCard Foundation implements a national level secondary scholarship
programme targeting academically talented yet economically marginalized young
Ugandans. Over a period of eight years, the programme will enable 5,000
students to complete secondary school and transition into higher education.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide
    technical assistance to the project on issues related to skills
    development and TVET.
  • Ensure
    job skills training and career guidance to the Scholars on the Programme.
  • Offer
    technical support in undertaking a comprehensive mapping, assessment of
    the identified TVET partner institutions to provide holistic TVET
    alternative education services to the scholars.
  • Provide
    supervision to TVET Institutions, local consultants, on short term
    collaboration consultancy and ensure well-coordinated delivery of
    component activities through effective and efficient planning and
    coordination.
  • Develop
    a framework for integrating skill development programs with local industry
    needs.
  • Support
    the application and registration of scholars into the TVET Program.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    ideal candidate for the BRAC International TVET Specialist job placement
    must hold a Bachelor’s degree in education, Social sciences or a related
    discipline.
  • At
    least five years’ experience in a similar position within the education or
    development sector especially post- secondary & tertiary institutions
  • Broad
    knowledge and understanding of education and youth programming.
  • Ability
    to mentor and work with young people especially secondary students.
  • Excellent
    written and verbal communication skills, good computer skills &
    effective interpersonal skills.
  • Experience
    working in a multicultural environment with diverse internal & external
    stakeholders.
How to Apply:
All qualified and interested
candidates should send their application letters, Curriculum Vita and copies of
academic documents to hrd.uganda@brac.net. The Email should include the
position applied for as subject of the Email. Applications should be addressed
to; The Human Resource Manager, BRAC Uganda, P.O. Box 31817, Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: Sunday 18th February, 2018.
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