Posted on :
4 Jul, 2019
4 Jul, 2019
The Flemish Association for Development Cooperation and Technical Assistance (VVOB) is a non-profit organization which contributes to the improvement of the quality of education in 8 countries around the world.
The current VVOB country programme, 2017 – 2021, is addressing school leadership and teaching for diversity to improve the quality of teaching and learning for all children. Partners are DBE, SACE, and the provincial departments of education of Free State and KwaZulu Natal.
Job Title: Programme advisor
Job Location: Durban (Dokkies)
The Programme Advisor is an experienced individual with sound project management, technical assistance and capacity development background with affinity for diversity in learning/inclusive education in the broad sense and expertise in teacher development and or educational leadership. S/he is responsible for the timely implementation of the provincial and district related activities under the programme and related projects. S/he will support the Programme Coordinator in planning, monitoring and evaluation, and for the budget management, procurement, administration and logistics of the provincial and district related activities. S/he will be liaison for the stakeholders at provincial and district level. S/he reports to the Programme Coordinator and Programme Manager.
To keep abreast of developments in inclusive education and international development.
Result oriented, cooperation, continuous learning and improving, 360° empathy, strong communication skills (listening, speaking and writing), creativity, reliability, development-oriented coaching, analytical thinking and conceptual thinking
VVOB expects the person to start as soon as possible (e.g. on or before August 15, 2019) and offers a good remuneration and a contract for a period not exceeding the programme period (12/2021) with possibility for extension.
The Programme Advisor is supervised by the Programme Coordinator and the Programme Manager based in Pretoria.
How to apply
Send your application by email to Wilfried Theunis ([email protected]).
Please indicate clearly the position.
Include your 1. CV (including id number, telephone number and email address of 3 references), 2. A motivation letter. In your motivation letter clearly indicate how/why you fit the profile of this advertisement, i.e. address each requirement of the profile and elaborate on how you fit that requirement. Max. 2 pages.
Please note, applications with no motivation letter attached cannot be considered.
Application Deadline: Sunday July 14, 2019, 5 pm.