Temporary Programme Facilitator

The Opportunity

Save the Children is inviting applications from suitably qualified personnel to fill the position of Temporary Programme Facilitator (2 positions) under SCREP Programme and will be based in Mwanza. The position holder will provide leadership in district-level planning, coordination and monitoring implementation of the SCREP programme activities. He/she will lead in the planning of SCREP programme activities with partners and will support all SCREP programme capacity building interventions to strengthen the capacity of community members, Teachers and other stakeholders at district level to implement evidence based strategies, addressing SCREP programme areas of focus. The position holder is expected to have strong skills in Literacy and Numeracy, Child Protection, Inclusive Education, Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights, Child Rights, advocacy, community mobilization, and adult training facilitation

In order to be successful you will bring/have:

  • BSc in Public Health, Nursing, Midwifery
  • Minimum of 3 years’ work experience in NGOs
  • Experience in any of the following: Inclusive Education, Literacy and Numeracy, Inclusive Education, Child Protection and Child Rights is an added advantage.
  • Experience in project management.
  • Demonstrated experience of working with complex teams in different geographic locations
  • Demonstrated experience of working in fast-moving and fluid professional environments with multiple competing deadlines and tasks
  • Excellent communication skills in Chichewa and English, both oral and written
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft software: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook Express.
  • Capacity to train, coach and mentor project staff as well as partners.

The Organisation

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard. 

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated

We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children.  We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive environment where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.

Application Information:

Please attach a copy of your CV and cover letter with your application, and include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.  A copy of the full role profile can be found at www.savethechildren.net/careers

We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.

Job description:

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Date advertised: 15 Sep 2020

Closing date: 20 Sep 2020 - 23:59 CAT

Location: Lilongwe, Malawi

Department: Business Transformation

Type: Fixed-term contract

Schedule: Full-time

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