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Community Development Facilitator-Abim, Kaabong and Kotido

Job Description

Position: Community Development Facilitator

Report to: Project Officer

Location: Abim, Kaabong and Kotido, KARAMOJA REGION

Purpose of the position:

Contribute to achieving retention of out of school girls in schools through supporting the Project activities in line with the design and donor requirements; and supporting the roll out of best practices and models in a manner that promotes ownership and sustainability.

Major Responsibilities

  • Mobilize project participants for project activities;

  • Participate in school mapping exercise in preparation for project activities;

  • Supervise and monitor ongoing school based project activities;

  • Work with teachers, community volunteers to identify out of school children;

  • Collect school data and update it on a monthly basis to reflect attendance and retention of children

  • Maintain an updated register of schools data;

  • Produce timely, accurate, compliant and quality data for report;

  • Participant in project management meetings and reflection forums;

  • Support and participate in district education Advocacy initiatives;

  • Mobilization of teachers and parents for project activities;

  • Effectively document all information related to girl child enrolment trends in targeted school;

  • Responsible for capturing individual children attendance, performance and behavior indicators related to drop out of children;

  • Document good practices and project success stories and share them.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • A Bachelors Degree in Education, social science or any related field

  • Experience at working with pastoral communities is desirable

  • Knowledge of the local language is desirable

  • Good Training facilitation and coordination skills

  • Ability to monitor, report and document

  • Experience in data collection

  • Experience in working with teachers and school management committees is an advantage

The position is open to Only Ugandan Nationals; qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply.