Vocational and life skills teacher

Diploma   Samangan, Afghanistan Full Time 263
Date Posted:May 14, 2019
Reference:705
Closing Date:May 23, 2019
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Female
Functional Area:Programme
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration: Unspecified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

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Women for Afghan Women (WAW) is a grassroots civil society organization dedicated to protecting and promoting the rights of disenfranchised Afghan women and girls in Afghanistan and New York. In particular, WAW works to help Afghan women and girls exercise their rights to pursue their individual potential to self-determination, and to representation in all areas of life—political, social, cultural, and economic. WAW relentlessly advocates for women’s rights and challenges the norms that underpin gender-based violence to influence attitudes and bring about chang

Job Summary:

·        Develop class schedule for students for each group based on type of training, level of literacy and their interest.

·        Develop daily/weekly/monthly lesson plans based on the literacy level for each group of trainees and train students/trainees in the centres.

Skills Required:

Effective Communication Skills

Requires travel to provinces:

No

Skills Description:

·        Relevant training on vocational themes (i.e. professional tailoring, carpet waving, cake making & design, cooking, pickling, etc).

·        Knowledge of life skills themes

·        Familiar with different training methods

·        Excellent communication skills and experience in working with group of people with different diversity 

·        General experience/knowledge of class administration & management.

Fluency in Dari or Pashto (Speaking and Writing), English language skill is a plus

Duties & Responsibilities:

·        Develop class schedule for students for each group based on type of training, level of literacy and their interest.

·        Develop daily/weekly/monthly lesson plans based on the literacy level for each group of trainees and train students/trainees in the centres.

·        Make sure students have required vocational and life skill material and supplies are available in stock.

·        Make sure students/trainees have required reading material and supplies at access and available with them.

·        Build students’ skills and increase their understanding to set the value of each product and price.

·        Make web search and contact relevant centers/institutes to collect necessary materials/information to develop extra teaching materials.

·        Identify aids among the clients and develop her capability to support clients on building their skills as when necessary.

·        Train trainees in new skills on designing new market oriented products and considering the consumers’ choice.

·        Keep record of the students/trainees regarding their skills building, daily attendance and class activities.

·        Keep record of students’/trainees products and out puts and be accountable for it and provided timely updates about status of their products.   

·        Evaluate progress of each trainee, flag trainee problems, and provide monthly reports to facility supervisor/Project Manager.

·        Assist the project manager in developing curriculum for vocational and Life Skill training.

·        Able to work overtime on weekends or holidays as required by the supervisor or program

·        Participating in marketing events, keep notes and transfer leaving from these events into the workplace

Perform any other tasks assigned by supervisor within the given job

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Samangan

Qualifications:

·        At least 12th grade graduate having attested graduation certificates from a registered high school is essential, 14th grade or higher is preferable. 

·        At least 2 years relevant working experience in the relevant field

·        Relevant training on vocational themes (i.e. professional tailoring, carpet waving, cake making & design, cooking, pickling, etc).

·        Knowledge of life skills themes


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