• Assistant Education Officer at Xavier Project

  • Posted on: 28 July, 2017 Deadline: 4 August, 2017
  • View Jobs in NGO / Non-Profit Associations View All Jobs at Xavier Project
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • Xavier Project is an international NGO working Kenya and Uganda. We aim to provide opportunities to refugees living in urban areas in Kenya and Uganda who are otherwise excluded from the means to live a fulfilled and dignified existence so that they will be able to take back control of their lives and make a positive change whether to their new communities or to their country of origin.
     

    Assistant Education Officer

     

    Job Description and Expectations
     
    Xavier Project is partnering with UNHCR  to provide access to education to over 2000 refugees in Nairobi and its environs, Nakuru  and Mombasa Counties.
    Through this partnership, we hope to provide access to education to over 200students through the secondary school sponsorship program.
    The Assistant Education Officer will play a key role in selection of beneficiary students, school monitoring,  record keeping and other responsibilities  pertaining to this role.
     
    Xavier Project is looking for an  assistant Education Officer who will:
    • Assist in conducting School and home monitoring  visits for students supported  under the secondary school sponsorship program
    • Assist in organizing student events such as   Youth camps, Education days  and parents meeting among others.
    • Assist in writing status update reports for secondary students and monthly reports.
    • Assist to recruit and conduct interviews during the scholarship recruitment process.
    • Assist in the data management of supported students
    • Preform any other duty as required.
    • The Assistant  Education Officer will work closely with the Secondary Education Officer and Education Specialist to develop good working practice.
    Requirements
    Essential:
    • Must hold a bachelor’s degree in education or other relevant fields
    • At least 1 year  working in child related environment; especially youth from diverse backgrounds
    • Good understanding of the Kenyan education sector.
    • Excellent Communication skills in English (both written and oral)
    • Ability to use Ms Office
    • Ability to work perceptively with refugee or marginalized communities.
    Desired:
    • Ability to conduct monitoring and evaluation
    • Competent in Kiswahili
    • Interpersonal skills with ability to work with people from different back grounds
    • Advanced analysis and problem solving skills
    • Good organization skills

    Method of Application

    Candidates interested in applying for this job should send their CV and a covering letter to jobs@xavierproject.org by 4th August 2017.
    Applicants are urged to apply as soon as they can and not wait until the deadline if possible.

    The covering letter should be no more than one side of A4 and should describe the suitability of the candidate for the job as well as including reasons why working for Xavier Project interests them.
    Candidates should use email title KENYA ASSISTANT EDUCATION OFFICER.
    Please also include the names and contact details of two referees.
    Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted.

  • ❮ Back to All Jobs
  • Know more about Xavier ProjectSimilar Jobs
  • Search for jobs by keyword
  • Livestock Production Officer at Heifer International
  • System Administrator at Save the Children
  • Job Openings at Imara Education Empowerment - 2 Positions
  • Latest Jobs at I Choose Life – Africa (ICL)
  • HR Role at Nutrition International
  • Social media & Digital Marketing Internships at Talent Board
  • Latest Recruitment at Penda Health - 5 Positions
  • Operations Assistant at World Vision
Advertise your training programs and courses on MyJobMag
  • Filter Jobs
  • State | Search by region instead
    Field

    Industry

    Education

    Experience


    Also include jobs without defined experience

    Job Title

Display your company or industry jobs on your website or blog Get Started
  « 1 Recently Viewed Job
 
 
Send your application through

Yahoomail Gmail Hotmail