Education Officer at UNICEF, Kenya

Deadline: 3 May 2018

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Education Officer in Kenya.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Education Officer will perform the following functions-

  • Support the rolling out of strategies to improve quality education including sensitization of key partners at county level, measuring learning achievements, training on CFS, learning outcome and assessment from national to county levels, conduct periodic project implementation reviews with county/sub-county officials, CBOs and NGOs and prepare relevant reports and recommendations.
  • Assist in the development of monitoring plans and in the certification of schools complying with CFS.
  • Collect and analyze data for situation analysis, education planning, management, and monitoring and evaluation purposes.
  • Analyze programme implementation reports and evaluate against established programme recommendations and Annual Work Plans.
  • Prepare tables, graphs and other statistical data as required by education program.
  • Ensure regular field visits to schools to monitor project implementation, as well as current periodic reviews with government counterparts and other partners.
  • Provide technical assistance to county counterparts in the implementation of activities to improve quality education.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • University degree in Education, Social Sciences or related technical field.
  • Minimum 3 years progressively responsible experience in programme design, administration, monitoring and evaluation or related field.
  • Developing country work experience and familiarity with emergency is considered an asset.
  • Fluency in English both written and spoken and knowledge of the local working language of the duty station (Kiswahili).
  • Nationality of Kenya.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNICEF.