The Non-Formal Education Coordinator will plan and implement I AM YOU’s education programs. The main aim of the role is to ensure that a high standard of education excellence is being offered in areas identified as necessary in conjunction with the residents of the camp.
Accountability and Relationship
Reports to: Field Coordinator
Works closely with: All actors on site who provide an education component, camp residents, MoE REC, Greek National Education Working Group, counterparts at other NGOs across Greece and the Social Media Volunteer
Manages: Teachers, Teaching Assistants and Education Volunteer
Project planning: prepare project plans, design curricula and manage new ideas for further development
Project management: monitor current programs, manage learning spaces, oversee classes but we facilitate but do not run
People management: oversee education volunteers, offer one to one support for teachers, foster good working relationships between the Education team, provide training opportunities for Education volunteers
Finance: prepare program budgets, oversee monthly spending, report spending, contribute to fundraising effort
Community: conduct needs assessments to ensure IAY projects are in line with camp requirements, do community outreach, ensure mechanisms are in place to collect feedback from the community and feed this into project plans
External Communication: networking and attending macro level education meetings, coordinate with camp actors who provide education component, coordinate with external partners
Skills and Experience
3 years teaching experience
Desirable to have education project management experience
Background in education policy and techniques is a plus
Ability to multitask across different projects
Proficient in English is a must
Comfortable using a computer and Microsoft Office or G-Suite
The successful candidate should be autonomous, dynamic, empathetic, thorough, an organized self-starter with solid interpersonal skills. It is also expected that the candidate will represent I AM YOU in all networking opportunities and ensure that any fundraising opportunity is acted upon.
The work is supported by a stipend and the ideal candidate will be available for 6 months minimum. You are expected to pay for your own flights, meals and accommodation during your stay. I AM YOU sponsors its staff and volunteers with shared transport on location.
To Apply: Send cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org