Several Fresher Education Project Assistant NGO Jobs – Finn Church Aid (FCA)

Job Title:      Education
Project Assistant
Organisation: Finn
Church Aid (FCA)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Education
Project Officer
About US:
Finn Church Aid is
Finland’s biggest development co-operation organisation and the second biggest
organisation in Finland working in humanitarian aid. Finn Church Aid is a
member of the ACT Alliance (ACT), an alliance of faith-based development and
humanitarian aid organisations forming one of the world’s largest aid
organisations. Finn Church Aid is committed to continue working until people in
need of assistance can make their own living and fulfil their basic needs. Finn
Church Aid also campaigns for dignity and justice.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • The Education Project Assistant – Finn
    Church Aid will support Education Project Officer and the Project Manager
    in implementing the FCA’s Education in Emergency and Child Protection
    project in Omugo refugee settlement, Uganda.
  • The incumbent will also work with the
    Education Officer and the Project Coordinator to initiate and coordinate
    the planning of the Education project activities to ensure optimum
    utilization of project resources.
  • Work in close cooperation with the
    relevant local authorities, community leaders, relevant civil society and
    non-governmental organization collaborating, implementing partners and
    other stakeholders where appropriate in order to achieve the project
    objectives and facilitate project implementation.
  • The jobholder will collect and tabulate
    on regular basis field data on project activities carried out and
    undertake assessment using participatory approaches for all rights holders
    to determine the relevance and impact of the project activities.
  • Regularly visit all project
    beneficiaries, sites where project activities are undertaken, check on
    progress and identify challenges, offer support as directed by the Project
    Coordinator in line with the project objectives.
  • Actively promote active participation of
    the refugees, host community, local leaders, rights holders and
    intermediaries in the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation
    of project activities as required
  • Assist the Project Education Officer in
    the preparation of periodical work plans and reports on project activities
    and achievements in line with the requirements stipulated in the project

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the Finn
    Church Aid (FCA) Education Project Assistant job placement should
    preferably hold a University degree or equivalent in Education, Social
    Sciences, SWASA, Development Studies or other closely related fields.
  • At least two to three years’ experience
    in working with a humanitarian NGO
  • Previous experience in implementing and
    monitoring formal and non-formal education projects, Education in
    Emergency interventions with linkages to Child Protection.
  • Experience in implementing Accelerated
    education project activities
  • Proven experience in community
  • Prior experience in networking and
    working with local government, international actors and UN agencies.
How to Apply:
All qualified and
interested candidates should hand deliver their applications to the following
Head Office: Finn
Church Aid (FCA),  Plot 1495, Roche Close – Muyenga, Off Tank hill Road,
P.O. Box 21826, Kampala – Uganda Tel: +256 392177266
Field Offices: Arua,
Yumbe and Adjumani.
Deadline: 22nd May 2018
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