Literacy Project Coordinator

  Afghanistan Unspecified 674
Date Posted:Dec 8, 2010
Reference:VA# 58
Closing Date:Dec 27, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Education
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About Insight Consulting Group:

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Insight Group is an Afghan owned company which has positioned itself in Afghanistan as an end-to-end services and consulting company, specializing in fields such as private and public sector consulting, marketing and business development. We have successfully serviced both the private and public sectors in Afghanistan. Our head office is located in the heart of Kabul city, along with Regional offices in Herat, Mazaar, Jalalabad

Job Summary:

The Literacy Project Coordinator will report to the Project Manager for program goals, tasks, and daily requirements consistent with a duly executed SOW, as directed by the KO. The Literacy Project Coordinator is responsible for overseeing educational programs and delivery of education programs within the facility. Primary responsibilities include education plan development including but not limited to literacy, math, civics, and history, and the instruction of those courses, the use of testing and examinations, and providing feedback on student progress.

Duties include tracking education progress of each student through testing and evaluation. Testing should specifically focus on literacy for language classes and knowledge of math, civics and history. The Education Coordinator will produce metrics to document program progress. The Education Coordinator will review existing curricula and develop new curricula as needed. Ensure delivery methods include a variety of visual, audio, and action-based formats.

Implement a schedule of classes that is consistent with employment practices of the Ministry of Labor and the Ministry of Social Affairs. Teacher schedules will be approved by the COR.
Provide substitutes in the event teachers are unable to meet scheduled class times. Oversee training classes, sessions, and programs of instruction. Prepare effective training tools, texts books, and training aids.

Skills Required:

Not available

Requires travel to provinces:

No

Skills Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

The Literacy Project Coordinator will report to the Project Manager for program goals, tasks, and daily requirements consistent with a duly executed SOW, as directed by the KO. The Literacy Project Coordinator is responsible for overseeing educational programs and delivery of education programs within the facility. Primary responsibilities include education plan development including but not limited to literacy, math, civics, and history, and the instruction of those courses, the use of testing and examinations, and providing feedback on student progress.

Duties include tracking education progress of each student through testing and evaluation. Testing should specifically focus on literacy for language classes and knowledge of math, civics and history. The Education Coordinator will produce metrics to document program progress. The Education Coordinator will review existing curricula and develop new curricula as needed. Ensure delivery methods include a variety of visual, audio, and action-based formats.

Implement a schedule of classes that is consistent with employment practices of the Ministry of Labor and the Ministry of Social Affairs. Teacher schedules will be approved by the COR.
Provide substitutes in the event teachers are unable to meet scheduled class times. Oversee training classes, sessions, and programs of instruction. Prepare effective training tools, texts books, and training aids.

Job Location:

Afghanistan

Qualifications:

1. Minimum five years of experience in education with experience working in education administration or management.

2. Must be certified to teach in Afghanistan or produce an equivalent certification in accordance with MOE standards. Certification must be provided prior to hiring.

3. Must have received a degree from a recognized university. Such institution shall be one that has the approval or certification of the MOE. Credentials must be provided prior to hiring.

4. Must proficiently speak, read, and write Pashtu, Dari, and English.

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