Educaion Project Assistant, Uganda Nationals Only

  • Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Arua, Uganda
  • 28/08/2018
Temporary Education

Job Description

Job description

• Monitor and report on the project activities and ensure compliance with plans and NRC standards
• Work with the community education committees in the planning and enrollment of the activities
• Distribute and monitor the use of school materials according to procedures
• Suggest new methods and approaches in order to improve the quality of the activities
• Report all protection related concerns
• Carry out data collection as required
• Prepare and file relevant documents as required by line manager
• Responsible for community mobilization/sensitization on AEP and other related activities while ensuring community participation and ownership of the program.
• Provide on-site support supervision and feedback to AEP teachers and Head teachers.
• Carry home visits to AEP learners and take part in discussing issues that affect the child as a mentoring process.
• Liaise with community leaders to ensure that out of school children benefit from AEP activities.
• Identify community concerns that hinder the enrolment of children in AEP, retention and completion and recommend measures to address them.
• Prepare weekly and monthly reports on activities within each AEP school with relevant data
• Inspect and supervise regularly all the AEP centers/schools.
• Ensure a constructive co-operation with local authorities and host schools in implementing AEP activities.
• Assist in identification and registration of AEP learners (database)
• Assist in updating AEP learners’ and teachers’ data base.
• Participate in relevant meetings e.g. child protection meetings.


• Bachelor in Education
• Experience from working with education projects in a humanitarian/recovery context
• Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
• Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
• Some knowledge of English

Education field

  • Education

Education level

  • College / University, Bachelor's degree

Personal qualities

Planning and delivering results
• Empowering and building trust
• Communicating with impact and respect
. Demonstrable care and love for children/learners

We offer

Salary According to NRC Guidelines.
Contract Period we offer up to; 4 Months
Additional Information:
Candidates are encouraged to apply early, as applications may be screened prior to the vacancy deadline

Duty Station: Arua

Miscellaneous info

  • Travel: Some travelling must be expected