Deadline: 9 May 2021
Plan International is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Technical Specialist – ECD Coordination in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh.
Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organization that advances children’s rights and equality for girls.
Key Job Responsibilities
The Technical Specialist – ECD Coordination will perform the following functions:
- Coordinate ECD working group along with providing technical expertise and guidance to the ECD related activities.
- Communicate frequently with EiE technical lead (supervisor) and EiE program manager, and other quality team members and technical specialists, communicate with the education field team members, partners if any as well as with government officials at local district level.
- Proactive stance in identifying and mitigating child protection related risk in the implementation of the project interventions.
- Provide support for development/adaptation of ECD packages and tools, including ECD training package and providing direct training to staff at all levels.
Applicants must have:
- Master’s Degree in Education or masters in social science with diploma in ECD/Education.
- Minimum 5 year’s experience of working in ECD and early grades of primary education.
- Experience on Advocacy and Networking at national and local level required.
- Expertise on Gender & Inclusion and participatory decision making, integrity, transparency, proactive stance, respect for gender equity and adherence to child rights.
- Excellent coordination skills to coordinate among the education sector and cross sectoral ECD partners.
- Understand Education in Emergencies, Cox’s bazar Rohingya context as well as good relation with the key stakeholders of ECD in Cox’s bazar and/or Bangladesh.
- Partnership Management Skills and positive attitude to partners, networks and alliances.
- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) in English & Bangla.
- Understand and speaking local language of Cox’s Bazar or Chittagong is an advantage.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit applications through online process.
For more information, visit Plan International.