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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Project Assistant - Education Job at Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Project Assistant - Education

Jobs at:
Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

Deadline of this Job:
13th August 2017

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

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Job details:
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education, emergency food security, legal assistance, and water, sanitation and hygiene sectors.
Job Summary: The Project Assistant - Education will be responsible in the implementation of the project activities in assigned area.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • The incumbent will also monitor and report on the project activities and ensure compliance with plans and NRC standards
  •  Work closely with the community education committees in the planning and enrollment of the activities
  • Distribute and monitor the use of school materials according to procedures
  •  Administer teachers’ and school children’s payments and entitlements
  • Support the teachers in their work
  •  Suggest new methods and approaches in order to improve the quality of the activities
  • Report all protection related concerns
  • Carry out data collection as required
  • Prepare and submit field reports
  •  Prepare and file relevant documents as required by line manager
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Project Assistant - Education job opportunity should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Education, Development Studies or any other related qualification;
  •  A minimum of three years’ experience from working with education projects in a humanitarian/recovery context;
  •  Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  •  Knowledge of local culture and language
  • Training or workshop facilitation skills
  • Highly proactive and team player
  • Computer literacy i.e. proficiency in MS Word, Excel, internet
Job application procedure
All interested and qualified Ugandan candidates who wish to join one of the world’s leading relief organisations, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) should apply by visiting the web link below.
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