Project Officer x 2: Rwandan Girls’ Education and Advancement Programme 2 - deadline extended
Closing date: 5pm, 18th August 2017
We are seeking two highly qualified Project Officers for the Rwandan Girls’ Education and Advancement Programme 2 (REAP 2), which will be delivered in partnership between Link Community Development and Health Poverty Action.
REAP 2 will improve the life chances of marginalised girls in 28 poor and rural schools in Nyaruguru District. By improving retention, enrolment, quality, governance and budgeting of education, the project will support girls in particular (as well as boys) to complete a level of education and transition to the next stage of education, to TVET, or employment / livelihood opportunities.
School Improvement Project Officer
The School Improvement Project Officer will lead and build capacity to deliver a ‘School Performance Review and Gender Audit’ process in 28 schools in Nyaruguru District. The aim is to enable school stakeholders to develop and achieve evidence-based School Improvement Plans which improve the quality of education with a particular focus on improving learning outcomes for girls.
Community Mobilisation Project Officer
The Community Mobilisation Project Officer will support 75 communities Nyaruguru District to establish and run Community Study Groups. These after-school groups will use fun, participatory, game-based exercises focused on Kinyarwanda, English and Maths to raise the learning outcomes of girls (and boys) in 28 target schools.
Applicants should submit a completed Application Form and an Equal Opportunities Form by email with the subject line "School Improvement Project Officer" or “Community Mobilisation Project Officer” to Kate Sykes at email@example.com by 5pm on 18th August 2017. Please note, CVs will NOT be accepted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Volunteer positions with Link Community Development International
Volunteers help us to achieve our vision of a world where every child in sub-Saharan Africa attains the right to a quality education.
Fundraising & Advocacy Volunteer
- Raise awareness of Link’s impact by speaking to schools and community groups about our work
- Recruit School Sponsors to support our work
- Design and pursue opportunities to raise awareness and funds for Link
Skills & experience required:
- Understanding of the value of individual supporters and donors to a small charity
- Ability to communicate and make connections with diverse groups of people to increase their interest in our work
- Presentation skills and confidence
- Ability to use powerpoint (preferred)
- An experience of community fundraising (preferred)