Education Coordinator Non-profit Careers – Save the Children International

Organisation: Save
the Children International
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
Save the Children is
the world’s leading independent organization for children and has program
presence in over 120 countries in the world and has been implementing programs
for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a Uganda in which every child
attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our
mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and
to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. We strive to create
impact for children by delivering our Programmes through partnerships, by being
innovative, by acting as the voice for and of children, and by achieving
results at scale. 
Job Summary:
The Education Coordinator will support the Project Manager in coordinating programmatic
and operational grant management and implementation including; planning,
implementation, capacity enhancement, monitoring/ evaluation and reporting both
internally (within SCI) and externally with stakeholders. The person is
accountable for overall coordination and oversight delivery of the ECHO award
in Kyangwali implemented in a consortium with other partnersIn the event of a
major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside
the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicants for the Save the Children Education Coordinator job
    placement must hold a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in an education related
  • A Post Graduate training in Project Management, Community
    Development or a Master’s degree in any relevant field is an added
  • Experience in education in emergencies is desirable.
  • At least three years of progressive experience in project
    coordination, implementation, management and development in an NGO/ INGO
    particularly in a humanitarian context.
  • Relevant experience supervising community based social development
    and education projects with in an INGO particularly those addressing
    children’s rights and those applying partnership approach is desirable.
  • Technical expertise in either education or child protection in
  • Demonstrated experience in managing education or child protection
    consortium projects
  • Desirable
  • Demonstrated monitoring and evaluation skills and proven capacity to
    supervise, train and coach staff
  • Experience of representation, including Cluster coordination, and
    ability to represent effectively in external forums
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the title
link below.
Deadline: 13th January 2019
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