Position: Community Development Assistant - Education
Report to: Child Sponsorship and Development Facilitator
Location: Kachonga Area Development Programme
Purpose of the position:
Excellently implement Education Quality Improvement Project Grant in a way that meets Ministry of Education, WVU and WVI standards; and facilitate planning, implementation, monitoring and reporting of assigned ADP in a manner that meets t requirements and standards of technical programs in the Cluster.
Management of Integrated Programming for Child wellbeing
Effectively support integrated approach to Child Sponsorship programming.
Mobilization of communities, local organizations and institutions for project development and implementation.
Provide accurate and timely variances explanations on Project over and under expenditures
Monitoring and track progress of project implementation
Organize Project level forum assess progress of implementation of planned activities.
Monitor progress of project interventions against plans
Organize review, reflection and learning forum for the project, community, local organizations and government.
Documentation and sharing of project learning.
Identify integration opportunities between Child Sponsorship and the education improvement project operations for work efficiency and Child Wellbeing.
Make meaningful contribution in development of Key Cluster documents inclusive of Annual operating plan and Budgets.
Make meaningful contribution in designing and redesign of Programmes as per Sponsorship guidelines and partnership Strategic direction.
Report on Project progress, celebrations, challenges and possible recommendations.
Prepare timely and quality project report as per NO predetermined monthly reporting template.
Provide feedback to the ADP overall reports.
Identify the wellbeing and child abuse cases and report in line with child protection policy and guidelines.
Work with local leaders to protect children with disability from child violations and abuses
Sensitization of children in selected schools in disability and child protection.
Sensitize children, guardians/parents and other stakeholders about children’s rights, disability and responsibilities with a view to identify child violations.
Report cases of child abuse in the programme area.
Report cases of child incidents for follow up.
Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience
Must have a Degree in Education, Development studies, Social Sciences.
Must have at least 2 years’ experience in project management and Implementation of education or disability projects
Skills in Project management and implementation.
Riding skills with a valid riding permit is a must.
Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
Competences in managing business process in large organizations.
Must be able to present motor cycle riding license, class A.
Must be fluent in applicable local Languages and English.
Attend and participate/lead in daily devotions and weekly Chapel services
Perform other duties as required