Girl’s Education Expert- Uganda FLAG Programme Job Placements – Education Development Trust

Job Title:  Girl’s Education Expert- Uganda FLAG Programme

Organisation: Education Development Trust

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda


About US:

At Education Development Trust, we strive to create a workplace where everyone feels valued, can be themselves and knows they can reach their full potential.  We embrace and celebrate our differences through various initiatives and support colleagues through a number of staff networks. We’re committed to building a strong, diverse workforce and making Education Development Trust an inclusive place to work.  If you have specific requirements or adjustments, please let us know if there is anything we can do to support your application.  We are proud to be a member of the UK Disability Confident employer scheme.


Job Summary:  This position is responsible for contributing technical expertise to Uganda’s Foundational Learning for Girls (FLAG) programme’s bid process and design, including methodology, approach and activities. Upon contract award, there is the opportunity to move to a senior position in the program implementation team where you will be responsible for all areas of programme implementation while maintaining commitment to programme design. This programme is new, and so adaptability will be needed in order to meet the changing priorities. We are looking for someone who is highly qualified and up to the task. Ideally you should have the following qualifications and experiences:

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Qualified to Masters level or above in a relevant field, e.g. education, international development, basic education, teacher training, and/or social/behavioural sciences, or another related degree
  • Knowledge of teacher professional development, teacher training, literacy and numeracy teaching, assessment, Community Led Learning approach
  • Knowledge of project management processes and monitoring programme outputs
  • Understanding of the political economy of education reforms in low-income settings similar to Uganda
  • Extensive relevant experience, with at least 5 years working in a developing country context, preferably in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Proven ability to design, deliver and monitor education programmes, with a focus on teacher professional development, accelerated learning and/or school leadership
  • Experience delivering NGO/donor-funded education sector programs (e.g. UNICEF/DfID/USAID/FCDO), with a preference for girl’s education programs


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested applicants should apply online at the link below.


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Deadline: 30th June 2022


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