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Saturday, February 10, 2018

Tvet Specialist Job at BRAC Uganda - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Tvet Specialist

Jobs at:
BRAC Uganda

Deadline of this Job:
Sunday 18th February, 2018

Duty Station:
Country Office




Job details:
BRAC UGANDA, SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME.
BRAC Uganda with support from ENABEL Uganda and in collaboration with YWCA is implementing a Skills development project for youth, women and girls among refugees and host communities in Kiryandongo district. The project aims to increase access to local labour market and help beneficiaries establish micro-enterprises. The youth will be given market relevant technical and soft skills by involving them in skills development opportunities. This will enhance their employment and or self-employment opportunities within the local labour market; improve the household income and contribute to the local economy.
BRAC UGANDA, SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
BRAC Uganda in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation implements a national level secondary of eight years, the programme will enable 5,000 students to complete secondary school and transition into higher education

Post; Tvet Specialist
Duty Station: Country Office
CORE ROLES 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.
  • Provide 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.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
  • Candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in education, Social sciences or a related discipline.
  • Minimum of five years} experience in a similar position within the education or development sector especially post-secondary & tertiary institution.
  • Ability to mentor and work with young people especially secondary students.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, good computer skills 8. effective interpersonal skills.
  •  Experience working in a multicultural environment with diverse internal & external stakeholders.
Job application procedure
Applicants should send their Application, CV, and copies of all academic documents (soft copies) to: hrd.uganda@brac.net . The email subject MUST include the name of the position applied for. All applications should be addressed to: The Human Resource Manager, BRAC Uganda, PO BOX 31817, KAMPALA UGANDA Only complete applications will be accepted and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.