Open To : All interested and qualified candidates
Position : Education Specialist - FSNPSC-11OPENING
Date : December 21, 2019
Closing Date : January 24, 2020 5:00 P.M Kathmandu time
Work Hours : Full-time; 40 hours/week
NOTE : ALL ORDINARILY RESIDENT APPLICANTS MUST HAVE THE REQUIRED WORK AND/OR RESIDENCY PERMITS TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR CONSIDERATION.
Basic Function Of The Position :
The Education Specialist works in a collaborative manner with the USAID Education Development Office's (ED) Six-person team and the larger USG Mission. S/he has the primary responsibility for the technical direction of pertains of USAID/Nepal’s $15-20 million per year education portfolio, under the guidance of the EDO Office rector. The incumbent provides expert technical input into the overall education program, especially from the prescriptive of advising on the issues, opportunities, and strategy in the education sector in Nepal. S/he plays leadership role in developing strategies, engaging with stakeholders, designing activities, and managing programs, specifically focused on improving the quality of education and improving learning outcomes in Nepal.
Required Qualifications :
Prior Work Experience:
Post Entry Training:
Skills and Abilities:
A detailed job description for the position can be obtained by visiting USAID nepal's website at http://www.usaid.gov/nepal/careers or byrequestingUSAID Nepal's Human Resources Office [email protected]gov
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and a resume - not to exceed 3 pages - and any other documentation that addresses the qualification requirements of the position as listed in the detailed job description. Please provide names of three references and their contact numbers and email addresses as well. Please send your application to the attention of USAID/Nepal Human Resources Office, U.S Embassy Maharajgunj, G.P.O. Box. 295, Kathmandu, Nepal. Applications may also be sent electronically to: [email protected].
Only short listed applicants will be contacted to participate in the hiring process.
USAID/Nepal is an equal opportunity employer committed to a staff composition that reflects the social and ethnic diversity of Nepali society. We believe that social inclusion and diversity contribute to excellence. Applicants form disadvantaged caste, under represented ethnic groups, and women are especially encouraged to apply.