Posted on :
21 Jan, 2019
Save the Children South Africa (SCSA) works with children and their families in some of the nation’s most marginalised communities. SCSA is at the forefront of saving children’s lives and creating lasting change for children and their families, reaching over 100,000 children directly and over a million children indirectly annually through child rights, health and nutrition, child protection and education programmes.
Job Title: Education Project Manager
Fixed Term: 26 months
Reports to: Provincial Manager
Base: Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal
Child Protection Level: 3
Travel Requirements: 40% Domestic and international when required
Budget Responsibilities: In excess of 1 m per year
Asset Responsibilities: Save the Children South Africa Work Tools
External Representations: Regular
The incumbent will be responsible for managing the literacy and numeracy project at the Early Childhood Development (ECD) and Foundation Phase (Grades R-3) levels in the eThekwini north district of the province around Tongaat/Hambanathi. In addition, he/she will be responsible for overall project planning and implementation, managing programme quality, financial and narrative reporting and liaison with relevant stakeholders and community mobilisation.
The Project Manager will be responsible for managing partnerships and service providers at different provincial levels. He/she will work under the supervision of the Provincial Manager and in close collaboration with the Education Programme Manager and the MEAL Manager. A fair amount of travel comes with the position, predominantly in KZN. He/she will report to the Provincial Manager.
Key Results Areas, Tasks, And Performance Indicators
Qualifications and Experience
To apply, submit applications to [email protected]
Application Deadline: 23rd January, 2019