Posted on :
7 Jan, 2020
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 10 different countries around the world.
The current VVOB country programme Leadership and teaching for diversity (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.
VVOB is starting up a new project (2020-2021) around gender responsive pedagogy and is looking for a Project Coordinator to join the team in Durban (Dokkies) to coordinate the implementation of this project.
The Programme Coordinator is an experienced individual with sound project management, technical assistance and capacity development background with affinity for education and environment. S/he is responsible for the coordination, overall planning, implementation, monitoring and reporting of results/activities. S/he is also responsible for budget management, procurement, administration and logistics of all activities. S/he will manage the human, financial and other resources available to the programme. S/he works in close collaboration with the team (of VVOB and GreenMatter) and reports to the Programme Manager.
Job Title: Project Coordinator (Gender Responsive Pedagogy, Durban)
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 on or before March 1 and offers a good remuneration and a contract for period not exceeding the project period (planned end-date December 31, 2021).
The Project Coordinator is supervised by the Programme Manager based in Pretoria.
Interested candidates should complete the application form (including submission of CV) via https://southafrica.vvob.org/application-project-coordinator
Only applications received via the online application form will be reviewed.
Application Deadline: Sunday 19th January 2020 (midnight)