Education Technical Assistant – Vocation Skills at Norwegian Refugee Council
- Company: Norwegian Refugee Council
- Location: Tanzania
- State: Kigoma
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Administrative/Secretarial Jobs in Tanzania
Norwegian Refugee Council
NRC Tanzania is looking for Education Technical Assistant – Vocation Skills base at Mtendeli
The purpose of the technical assistant position is to assist in the day-to-day
implementation of the Education project.
All NRC employees are expected to work in accordance with the organization’s core values: dedication, innovation, inclusivity and accountability. These attitudes and believes shall guide our actions and relationships.
Duties and responsibilities
Adhere to NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines
Assist with the implementation of the support function portfolio according to plan of action
Prepare and develop status reports as required by management
Ensure proper filing of documents
Promote and share ideas for improvement of the support function
Contribute to technical implementation of the Youth Education Program through daily supervision, coordination with partners and provide support to Vocation Centre and incentive staff in line with NRC quality standards
Responsible to secure documentation by ensuring that all distribution lists are scanned and archived in one drive
Assist NRC Education team in daily field activity planning and implementation
Carry out data collection to inform project design
Assist in mobilizing the community for proper participation and contribution to activities initiated by NRC in the camps
Responsible for provision and supervision distributed education materials
Prepare and develop status reports as required by the supervisor
Support the Education officer in formulation of project work plans and provide quality and timely reports to the officer on projects progress.
Strengthen coordination with government technical departments, camp management authorities and partners
Support the preparation PRs and follows up for timely procurement of materials, tools and services.
Take part in general assessments, upon request
Degree/Higher Diploma in Engineering Science from a recognized technical college/university
Proven practical experience in the planning and execution of construction/rehabilitation projects for at least 3 years. Possibly experience in humanitarian assistance.
Innovative in technical related skills
Ability to initiate, develop, plan and implement an integrated programme.
Excellent communication (spoken and written) skills, including the ability to explain and present technical information.
Political and cultural awareness
Ability to work independently in a result oriented multi-tasking and multi-cultural environment and manage conflicting priorities.
Understanding of humanitarian standards and principles
Sensitivity to the needs and priorities of disadvantaged populations (minority groups, PSN etc)
Demonstrated experience of integrating gender and diversity issues into vocational skills training programming.
Planning and delivering results
Empowering and building trust
Communicating with impact and respect
Method of Application
Closing Date : 8th August, 2020.