Master Trainer

Master's Degree   Takhar, Afghanistan Full Time 472
Date Posted:May 13, 2019
Closing Date:May 20, 2019
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Training
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:4 - 6 Years
Contract Duration: 1Year & 2 Months
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About ACTED:

Text Box: About ACTED:
Since 1993, as an international non-governmental organization, ACTED has been committed to immediate humanitarian relief to support those in urgent need and protect people’s dignity, while co-creating longer term opportunities for sustainable growth and fulfilling people’s potential. 
ACTED endeavors to respond to humanitarian crises and build resilience; promote inclusive and sustainable growth; co-construct effective governance and support the building of civil society worldwide by investing in people and their potential. 
We go the last kilometer: ACTED’s mission is to save lives and support people in meeting their needs in hard to reach areas. ACTED develops and implements programs that target the most vulnerable amongst populations that have suffered from conflict, natural disaster, or socio-economic hardship. ACTED’s approach looks beyond the immediate emergency towards opportunities for longer term livelihoods reconstruction and sustainable development. 
ACTED is active in 35 countries and implements more than 495 projects a year reaching over 11 million beneficiaries with 400 international staff and 4,300 national staff. 

ACTED is working in 12 north and north eastern, east provinces of Afghanistan. These provinces are affected by natural and man-made disasters. ACTED is providing relief and emergency assistance to the vulnerable population affected by displacements, conflicts or natural disasters, in the field of agriculture, NFI, shelters, WASH and food security

Anyone employed by or working for ACTED shall commit to act according to ACTED’s Code of Conduct, which outlines the expected behavior of ACTED teams. To ensure that funds are used exclusively for humanitarian purposes and in accordance with donors’ compliance requirements, all job / internship / volunteering offers are subject to the condition that potential staff names do not appear on anti-terrorism lists, in line with ACTED’s anti-terrorism policy. To this end, your data shall be automatically processed."

Job Summary:


As part of ACTED’s team for Women Economic Empowerment Rural Development Program (Takhar), the Provincial Trainer will train and assist the District Trainers, Social Mobilizers and other key stakeholder’s local authorities etc. The position requires frequent travel in the designated districts and communities.


ACTED has Provincial Trainer positions available for Takhar province with frequent travel to Kabul and other provinces.

Skills Required:

Developing Training Models

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Duties and responsibilities:

·     Conduct and deliver the training programs and TOT at provincial or district level for SOs (Social Organizers) and VFs (Village Facilitators) 

·    planning, budgeting, quality control, data collection, conducting TOTs to program team by cooperation of technical units of WEE-RDP in the province

·     Responsible for conducting quality assessments and enforcing quality control of training activities including training evaluation.

Conducts training design, interactive methodologies, training delivery models.

Monitors and evaluates performance of trainers and facilitators and mentors and guides facilitators and trainers to improve training delivery.

Responsible for providing all written reports on training activities from the field, including relevant documentations such as photographs.

Organize and file reports, documents, and all relevant training materials and ensure that documentations are readily accessible.

Responsible for facilitating substantive and logistical training support and requirements including organizing internal trainings and identifying necessary supplies. 

Identifies training needs of facilitators and trainers. Works and shares knowledge and skills with relevant staff in all departments. 

Coordinate with M&E to deliver feedback and evaluation about training activities on its quality and comprehensiveness and the corresponding improvements required of the trainers, if needed. 

Other relevant tasks. 

·    Check the quality of training materials (handouts, trainer guides and posters), methodologies, agenda, time management and preparations for those trainings which are going to be conducted to beneficiaries by program team.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Takhar


  • (Preferred) Master’s degree or higher in business administration, economics, commerce, (Preferred) Bachelor’s degree or higher in science, business administration, other related field such as additional training in adult education, or techniques in professional development and at least 4 years of relevant work experience

·      (Minimum required) Higher in Science, plus trainings and certifications completed in relevant field and minimum 3 years of relevant work experience



            Adequacy for the assignment

  • (Preferred) Work as Trainer of Trainers for a minimum period of 4 years in Community Driven Development/ rural development projects
  •  (Minimum required) Work as trainer, monitor or senior social organizer for a minimum period of 4 years in CDD/ Rural development projects


Experience in the region:

  • Experience working for minimum 4 years in: Afghanistan in Takhar province and Afghanistan in other provinces 
  • Working knowledge of English, Dari and Pashto preferable


Other Skills:

  • Excellent report writing/presentation/communication/training skills
  • Experience with mobilization in a rural and/or insecure context
  • Experience with including marginalized populations, especially women, in community activities.
  • Experience with the National Solidarity Program is an asset
  • Experience working with a I/NGO is an asset
  • Experience training local populations, including ToT
  • Ability to work as part of a team and manage a team in different geographical areas

Job Keywords:

Master Trainer
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