Are you passionate about ensuring that vulnerable boys and girls have improved access to quality education?
Do you love working in the field and delight in giving technical guidance to committed teams?
Do you want to lead the Education programme in one of NRCs most diverse offices covering Colombia, Ecuador and Central America?
NRC Colombia is seeking a diligent and committed Education Specialist. Someone who will ensure the programmatic development and quality management of our impact from both access and quality outcomes. We are looking for someone who can inject a fresh perspective to the current education team and strengthen their skills even further. An experienced education professional who is able to manage and provide technical leadership to expanding and grow our education portfolio. This is an exciting opportunity to work with our fantastic Education teams in Colombia and the region.
If this sounds like you, read below for more details about the position and send us your application today!
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) established operations in Colombia in 2003 and is now a well-established regional programme covering Colombia, Panama, Ecuador, Venezuela and Honduras. We work with internally displaced people, people in need of international protection and people fleeing violence, by providing Protection, Information, Counselling and Legal Assistance, Education, Shelter, Food & Livelihoods, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene and Emergency response. Through our programmes, we both respond to sudden onset emergencies and promote durable solutions in protracted and complex emergencies.
The Education Specialist reports to the Head of Programme.
Commencement March/April 2019
Duty station: Bogotá, Colombia
Travel: Extencive travel to field locations
Duration: 18 months
Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions
Approved health certficate will be requested before contract start.
Application procedures and CV registration: Please note that you are required to enter the geographical location for all your previous positions while registering your CV. There is no specific field for this information in our CV form, but you can use the "Company name" field for both company and location