Project Coordinator - Early Childhood Education
PURPOSE OF POSITION
Working under the direct supervision of North Area Manager, provide project implementation support, coordinate the implementation of project activities and management of the Education field staff to ensure project deliverables are met as per the proposal.
End Results Expected
Planning & coordination of field activities
Build relationships & capacities of the hosting and beneficiary community
Undertake a stakeholder mapping analysis (trainers, suppliers, companies, NGOs) in order to understand the functions various stakeholders fulfil, power dynamics, and to identify potential local partners and assess their capacity building needs.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Strong understanding of best practices and strategies in protection and Education programming (protection monitoring, GBV, Child protection, ECCD);
Knowledge of the Education, Protection and Child Protection strategy in Lebanon with special emphasis on the Government of Lebanon Education strategy for the Syrian Refugees (RACE, LCRP).
Familiar with core principles of Children Rights, Participation, Do No Harm, Community and Family Support as well as Children in Emergencies minimum standards.
Proven experience in community mobilization;
Proven experience working in emergency settings;
Strong program/technical and budget management skills including project Management cycle and tools
Experience in implementing projects through local partners and providing direct technical support to local organizations;
Strong written and oral communication skills, effective in representation and liaison with external parties;
Above average computer literacy in Microsoft Office package (incl. Excel), and holder of a valid driver’s license.
Good Communication and interpersonal skills with ability to network and negotiate with partners and government bodies.
Ability to work in and contribute to team building environment
At least 2 years of proven experience in implementation of Education/Child Protection/Protection programming; human rights and/or advocacy work.
Excellent written and spoken English. Knowledge or Arabic language is an added advantage
University degree of Social Studies, Education, Protection, Development Studies human rights, law or other relevant fields;