Education Officer Job At Norwegian Refugee Council

Nafasi za kazi Norwegian Refugee Council- Education Officer


Nafasi za kazi Norwegian Refugee Council- Education Officer

Education Officer 

NRC is looking for Education Officer base at Mtendeli

The purpose of the officer position is day-to-day implementation of the Education projects.

All NRC employees are expected to work in accordance with the organisation’s core values: dedication, innovation, inclusivity and accountability. These attitudes and believes shall guide our actions and relationships.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Ensure adherence with NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines
  • Ensure that the Education department has up to date, accurate data and analyse such data appropriately to the needs of the department
  • Promote and share ideas for technical improvement
  • Implement delegated Education project portfolio according to plan of action (according to strategy, proposals, budgets, plans and donor requirements)
  • Prepare and develop status reports as required by management
  • Ensure proper filing of documents
  • Ensure that projects target beneficiaries most in need, and explore and asses new and better ways to assist Liaise and collaborate with relevant local authorities and other key stakeholders
  • Coordinate with relevant partners within the Education sector and represent NRC at relevant meetings
  • Involve and inform communities and community leaders about the activities
  • Provide expertise within the Teacher Training program, by defining training contents, coordination with partners, delivering of training, and monitoring and evaluation;
  • Contribute to comprehensive education assessment for potential new education activities or in new locations;
  • Break down the annual operational plans into weekly, monthly and quarterly implementation plans
  • Ensure that procurement and distribution of education materials and equipment are timely and according to procedures
  • Supervise, train and develop field teams
  • Use collected data effectively to continuously monitor and evaluate the performance of all NRC Educational activities
  • Develop plans for improved education activities on the basis of previous evaluations


  • A relevant University degree in Education, Social Science, or related subject will be considered.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in working in NGO field including solid knowledge of humanitarian principles and standards.
  • Experience in delivering training and awareness raising education programs in humanitarian/recovery contexts.
  • Advanced computer skills, especially in Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook
  • Participate actively in supervisory and appraisal process
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Personal qualities
  • Planning and delivering results
  • Empowering and building trust
  • Communicating with impact and respect
  • Handling insecure environment
  • Work with courtesy, sensitivity, tact and flexibility
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times

We can offer
Duty station: Mtendeli
Contract period is for 12 months with possibility of extension.
Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions, The candidate will observe NRC’s code of conduct and working hours for the NRC Office in Kibondo
Application deadline: 01 September, 2020



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