TITLE: Education Technical Advisor / Education Sector Co-Coordinator
LOCATION: Port-au-Prince, Haiti
TYPE OF CONTRACT: Open-ended
The role of the Education Technical Advisor / Education Sector Co-Coordinator is to ensure a coherent and effective response to education needs in Haiti both by providing internal technical expertise on education to Save the Children’s Country Office and by ensuring a coordination function of the education sector along with the Ministry of Education and UNICEF so as to represent the broader interests of the sector. The post holder will work closely with all education stakeholders (children, families, communities, schools, authorities, INGOs, UN agencies and all other sectoral actors) to provide an effective, timely and strategic collective response to development and humanitarian needs in Haiti. S/he will also use their in-depth contextual understanding, technical expertise, and relationship building skills to define and deliver Save the Children’s strategic ambition for education in Haiti. The role will lead strategy development and the technical design and implementation of high-quality programmes that deliver change for children in both emergency and development programming. The role supports national advocacy and influencing, while driving strategic partnerships for new business development.
In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly.
EXPERIENCES AND SKILLS
We offer a competitive package in the context of the sector. This role is offered on the basis of national terms and conditions only.
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:
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.
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/apply
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.
Save the Children does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.
Date advertised: 15 Mar 2023
Closing date: 31 Mar 2023 - 19:59 CDT
Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Department: Programme, Development and Quality
Type: PermanentSchedule: Full-time