Literacy/Numeracy Trainer

  ACTED
  Afghanistan Unspecified 405
Date Posted:Feb 23, 2011
Reference:00
Closing Date:Feb 27, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Programme
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About ACTED:

Founded:  

ACTED, the Agency for Technical Co-operation and Development is an NGO registered in France with global operations in Central Asia, Europe, Latin America, South Asia, Middle East and Africa. ACTED has been active in Afghanistan since 1993, and is one of the largest NGOs in the country, capitalizing on a continued 15-years presence in Afghanistan throughout successive regimes and on established operations throughout Central Asia. ACTED operates mainly in the North, Northeastern and Central areas of Afghanistan. Originally focused on humanitarian relief, ACTED Afghanistan is now working through an integrated development approach. Although still responsive to natural and humanitarian crisis, including support to flood and drought affected populations as well as sustainable reintegration for returnees, ACTED Afghanistan main area of intervention is now the promotion of community-driven rural development. Within this framework, ACTED Afghanistan is the largest NGO facilitating partner of the National Solidarity Programme, working in 1,721 communities spread over five provinces in the North. Its present operations reach about 7,8% of the Afghan rural population.

Job Summary:

The Literacy/Numeracy Trainer’s responsibilities include:

• Implement and manage the literacy/numeracy training program in the project area.
• Conduct the literacy/numeracy training session for participants.
• Develop and design the literacy/numeracy training curriculum/modules for effective implementation the training program.
• Design a training plan to conduct the literacy/numeracy training session.
• Initiate and motivate the potential young generation to bring them in the training program implementation.
• Arrange and prepare the training materials and select the venue to conduct the session.
• Make a training plan for youth capacity development in solving the problems on different social conflicts and provide formal training, workshop, and experience sharing, counselling, and mentoring and so on.
• Prepare reports for presentation to the Project Manager and government officials.
• Assist and encourage the youth to build up a free, fair democratic society where a co-existence of different level of people irrespective of religion, casts, gender would be ensured.
• Design necessary forms and formats to collect program’s information in consultation with Project Manager.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The Literacy/Numeracy Trainer’s responsibilities include:

• Implement and manage the literacy/numeracy training program in the project area.
• Conduct the literacy/numeracy training session for participants.
• Develop and design the literacy/numeracy training curriculum/modules for effective implementation the training program.
• Design a training plan to conduct the literacy/numeracy training session.
• Initiate and motivate the potential young generation to bring them in the training program implementation.
• Arrange and prepare the training materials and select the venue to conduct the session.
• Make a training plan for youth capacity development in solving the problems on different social conflicts and provide formal training, workshop, and experience sharing, counselling, and mentoring and so on.
• Prepare reports for presentation to the Project Manager and government officials.
• Assist and encourage the youth to build up a free, fair democratic society where a co-existence of different level of people irrespective of religion, casts, gender would be ensured.
• Design necessary forms and formats to collect program’s information in consultation with Project Manager.

Job Requirement:

Preference will be given to those who will have most of the following qualifications;

• Bachelor degree or minimum 12 class graduation from recognised government institution in any discipline or any other relevant degree.
• At least 2/3 years working experience as trainer in literacy/numeracy or in relevant field.
• Good knowledge of communication skills and experience using at least MS Word.

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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