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Fresher Project Assistant Job Opportunities - Uganda National Teachers' Union


Organization: Uganda National Teachers' Union
Duty Station:   Uganda

About US:
Originally active as the Uganda Teachers Association (UTA), the Teachers' Association renamed itself the Uganda National Teachers' Union in March 2003 and thereby complied with the Trade Union Act of 1971. In 2006, these laws were updated with the Labor Unions Act. UNATU has been recognized as a charitable organization since 2006. With its 140,000 members, it is the largest and oldest teacher union in the country
Vacancy title:

About the project:
"Simameni: Stand Together for Girls' Education" is a five-year project of the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF/FCE) and the Uganda National Teachers' Union (UNATU). Simameni, which means "stand up" in Swahili, seeks to improve access to, participation in, retention and opportunities from quality publicly funded public education for girls and young women at the secondary school level in selected communities within the Western and Teso regions of Uganda.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Contribute to and support the planning and implementation of the WNCB project
·       Provide project administrative support such as periodic reporting, organising meetings and events, maintaining project documents and reports, and ensure the smooth running of all project activities.
·       Liaise and maintain a good working relationship with relevant Government, Civil Society Organisation's, stakeholders within the community and other actors relevant to the successful implementation of the WNCB project
·       Conduct periodic situational assessments on Child labour within the project areas and thoroughly document findings and report issues that need treatment attention.
·       Closely follow up on the progress of children withdrawn from child labour and enrolled in school Monitoring, evaluation and coordination of the WNCB project activities
·       Write and submit project progressive reports to UNATU head office Perform other project related duties as necessary


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor's degree in Education, Development Studies, Social Sciences or any other relevant field
·       At least 2 years of relevant experience with similar work in a reputable and busy Organization Demonstrated ability and experience in riding a motorcycle 

 How to Apply:
All candidates should submit 3 copies of the application bearing the title and reference number of the position being applied for to the Office of the General Secretary, UNATU, at Teachers' House on Plot 28-30, Bombo Road, Kampala
Documentation required includes: A Cover letter, CV, Certified photocopies of academic transcripts and certificates, National ID, documentary evidence of all experience claimed, recent passport photograph attached on each application and reference letters from three different referees, one being a current or most recent supervisor
NOTE:
Active Members of UNATU who meet the above listed minimum qualifications and experiences are encouraged to apply. Female candidates are encouraged to apply UNATU is interested in candidates with a genuine interest to work with an organization that defends workers' rights, teachers' rights, and education rights, and that promotes equitable, high-quality, publicly funded public education for all in Uganda Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have any questions regarding these positions, please contact the General Secretary, on email at filbert.haguma72@gmail.com

Deadline:  31st   January 2020 before 5:00pm

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Experiments Officer Job Placements - Educate!


Organization: Educate!                                                                
Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:
Educate! prepares youth in Africa with the skills to succeed in today’s economy. We tackle youth unemployment by reforming what schools teach and how they teach it, so that students in Africa have the skills to start businesses, get jobs and drive development in their communities. Our model is delivered through practically-trained teachers and youth mentors. Educate!’s goal is to make this practical, skills-based model part of national education systems.

Job Summary:  The Experiments Officer shall be responsible for the following functions: Coordination & Implementation of Experiments With the support of the Program Manager ensure experiments implemented are well aligned to program plans and strategies, coordinating with the program training team for implementation ensuring the team understands the key hypothesis/ assumptions to be tested, that the right data collection tools are made available to the team and are used, and data is collected and analysed to inform product development. Support the development of experiments reports. Quality Assurance and Reporting Collaborate with the Training Officer and Program Manager to determine quality assurance strategies and questions, and support the monitoring of quality program delivery identifying successes and gaps for future improvement. Support the development of reports on program quality. Networking & Learning Complete required designer trainings and certifications (relevant sections of Design Academy). Learning from local field staff, experimentation, and referencing international research. The OosY Program’s focus is to serve  the lowest income and most vulnerable segment of out-of-school youth by exploring the creation of an alternative or multiple alternative learning experience to academic secondary.  You’ll be joining a motivated, passionate, overachieving team that is positioning Educate! to be the leader in skills-based secondary education in Africa and intensively impact millions of youth each year.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Coordination and Implementation of Experiments (60%):   
Coordination
·       Ensure you have and remain up to date on planned experiments, their purpose and relevance to the program strategy
·       Support the Program Manager to coordinate the operational aspects of running experiments, including:
·       identification and mobilization of sample participants
·       Proactively engaging all relevant team members in the development of research questions and data collection tools
·       Budgeting and allocation of resources for experiments
·       Planning for training of program team members on upcoming experiments
·       Ensure the program team is informed of upcoming experiments including communication of their roles and responsibilities in implementation
·       Support the development of data collection tools
Implementation
·       Ensure planned experiments are implemented and run smoothly with all the participating stakeholders kept informed on any updates and changes
·       Support training of program staff on the purpose of experiments and understanding of data collection tools
·       Ensure all data collection tools:
·       are available to the implementing team in a timely manner,
·       Are familiar to the team through training sessions on their purpose and use
·       Are filled as required during experiment implementation, and
·       Are collected on schedule
·       Ensure data collected is shared for analysis with insights drawn shared with the product design and implementation teams
·       Support the Program Manager to ensure field activities including data collection are meeting the objectives of the experiment
Quality Assurance and Reporting (30%)
Program Quality Assurance and Reporting
·       Support the Program Manager in the development of a clear quality assurance plan for each experiment
·       Support the Program team in the development and implementation of a clear quality assurance plan for any changes made to the program and design based on learning from each experiment program delivery
·       Support the monitoring of program quality assurance
·       Support the development and delivery of monthly reports with accurate and readable information on Experiments
Networking and Learning (10%) 
·       Complete required relevant designer training and certifications (relevant sections of Design Academy)
·       Learn and implement the design processes and principles that will be applied in the experiments work
·       Respond to emails and inquiries from the team on Experiments work
·       Support research on program participants and program development
·       Engage in and seek opportunities to learn from other organizations and individuals in Uganda
·       Participate actively in the global design community by learning from local field staff, experimentation, and referencing international research.
·       Designers are encouraged to proactively network with other organizations from diverse fields.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a  Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field with a minimum of three (3) years professional with 1-2 years experience in a high paced fast-moving organization.
·       Experience in program management and design
·       Experience working in the field of education in Uganda preferred. Knowledge of Monitoring and Evaluation is a plus.
·       Experience in Training or facilitation skills; coordination of several activities and exceptional planning and organizational skills

How to Apply:
All candidates should apply online at the link below.


Deadline: 24th January 2020

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Entomology Field Assistant Job Vacancies - Abt Associates


Job Title:     Entomology Field Assistant
Organization: Abt Associates
Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:
Abt Associates, a major American business and government research, technical assistance, and consulting company, manages the USAID-funded Vector Control Task Order I. Task Order 1 supports the U.S. President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) and USAID in planning and implementing an integrated vector control approach with the overall goal of reducing the burden of malaria. Abt has implemented indoor residual spraying (IRS) for PMI since 2010, delivering high-quality IRS programs and gathering the most comprehensive vector control entomological data in the world. Under this contract, Abt will expand entomological monitoring to guide programs focused on insecticide treated mosquito nets and IRS and continue to assist PMI in reducing the burden of malaria through IRS and capacity building in 22 African countries where malaria is endemic. Abt will also continue to support PMI in IRS monitoring and evaluation, as well as environmental compliance. .

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Update available databases and perform data entry of all entomology field assessments and respond to data entry needs and requirements as guided by the project.
·       Perform regular entomology data cleaning to ensure data quality.
·       Participate in data collection and verification processes of entomology data.
·       Responsible for verifying daily data-backups and proper filing and storing of both electronic and paper-based entomological data.
·       Make follow up of data errors with field team and the Entomology Field Coordinator.
·       Prepare weekly reports and submit to the Entomology Field Coordinator. Work closely and provide feedback to the M&E team (Database Manager, M&E •Coordinator and M&E Manager with regard to data entry.
·       File all paper forms by geographical area and date in binders after data entry. •Ensure the safety and correct use of the equipment issued.
·       Review the data collection tools and ensure that each of the district data is filed as per the filing requirements.
·       Perform any other project duty assigned by Abt Associates.


Qualifications, Skills and Experiece:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor's degree/Diploma such as Education, Computer science, Information technology or other relevant discipline is required.
·       At least three years of progressive experience performing M&E tasks and assignments.
·       Experience performing data quality assurance.
·       Experience in data entry.
·       Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to coordinate well with personnel within and outside the project, meet deadlines, and work with minimal supervision,
·       Excellent computer skills, computer software programs, including MSWord, Excel, and PowerPoint
·       Experience working with DHIS2 is an added advantage.
·       Experience working in international development programs desirable.
·       English language fluency

How to Apply:
 All candidates should send applications to VCUganda_Recruiting@pmivectorlink.com  with the position tide in the subject line of the email.

Documentation required to be considered includes a Cover Page, CV, biodata form, payslip from the most recent position held, copies of educational certificates/degrees, and contact information of at least 3 references we can contact must include email addresses and phone numbers). Candidates selected for an interview will be sent a more detailed job description in advance of the interview. Applications that de pot follow these instructions, or that do not meet the stated minimum qualification requirements, will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.
Abt Associates Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities and female candidates are encouraged to apply Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification,

Deadline: Wednesday, 29th January 2020

For more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline

Teacher Trainer NGO Jobs - Pangea Educational Development (PED)


Job Title:           Teacher Trainer
Organization:  Pangea Educational Development (PED)
Duty Station:  Across the Country, Uganda
Reports to: Director of Teaching & Learning

About US:
Pangea Educational Development (PED) is a small nonprofit organization that believes in the liberating power and opportunities provided by a quality education. Our model was developed to empower communities to improve their own educational circumstances: the school environment, livelihoods of teachers, and access for under-resourced students and to do so in a way that is sustainable. We are a community of changemakers, mixed with staff, volunteers, and community champions. Each member of our community is working towards realizing our mission by dedicating their time and skills through a wholehearted commitment to it. As a result, we are equally dedicated to those who work with us.

We are seeking an individual whose dedication to the value of education matches our own. We are seeking an individual who has a heart for empowering Ugandans to recognize the richness and importance of their cultural heritage and has a desire to share it with others. We are seeking an individual who is willing to work odd and sometimes long, exhaustive hours to do what is right and not just what is easy or will suffice. We are seeking an individual who can laugh as hard as they can work, someone who is not just looking for a job, but an avenue to pursue their passion.

Job Summary:  The Teacher Trainer will work alongside the teachers from our partner schools and communities within the central region. The Teacher Trainer will work with the Director of Teaching and Learning at the forefront of our professional development program- Literacy Instruction Training Program, working with teachers at early grade levels to grow literacy instruction techniques in new and innovative ways. The program focuses on the practical implementation of professional development sessions and enforces this by visiting teachers' classrooms to observe their practices. The Teacher Trainer will take the lead role in the execution of the following Primary Responsibilities and an assistant role on the following Secondary Responsibilities.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
Primary Responsibilities:
·        The Teacher Trainer with the support of the Director of Teaching & Learning is in charge of facilitating our teacher training program. Program focuses is exclusively on early grade literacy instruction and formative student assessment.
·        Conduct ongoing relationships and observations of teachers outside of formal training
·        Working closely with the Director of Teaching & Learning to develop, administer and analyze student and teacher assessments.
·        Develop and administer literacy programs with the support of the Director of Teaching & Learning
Secondary Responsibilities:
·        Develop and implement strategies to engage target community members in our Mobile
·        Library Project and Caretakers Literacy Program
·        Collect data regarding client profiles, program attendance and programmatic data points as requested by Country Director
·        Supporting in the identification and recruitment of more teachers to benefit from our
·        Literacy Instruction Training Program


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The applicant must hold a Bachelor's Degree in the following fields: Education Primary Required
·        Three years of Early Grade teaching experience Required
·        Superior knowledge in literacy instruction Required
·        Leadership experience in the educational sector Required
·        Superior oral and written communication skills in English Required
·        Demonstrates a passion and incorporation of progressive and innovative teaching techniques Required
·        Computer fluency and understanding of multiple educational technology platforms Required

Things We’ll Bring To The Table:
·        A passionate working environment
·        Building your capacity in all areas of your work
·        3 Weeks Paid Leave/Year

Contract Period: 1-Year Renewable Contract (3rd February 2020-3rd February 2021)

How to Apply:
All candidates should send an updated CV and cover letter to jobs@pangeaeducation.org

Deadline: 31st January 2020

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Entomology Database Assistant Job Opportunities - Abt Associates


Job Title:        Entomology Database Assistant
Organization: Abt Associates
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

About US:
Abt Associates, a major American business and government research, technical assistance, and consulting company, manages the USAID-funded Vector Control Task Order I. Task Order 1 supports the U.S. President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) and USAID in planning and implementing an integrated vector control approach with the overall goal of reducing the burden of malaria. Abt has implemented indoor residual spraying (IRS) for PMI since 2010, delivering high-quality IRS programs and gathering the most comprehensive vector control entomological data in the world. Under this contract, Abt will expand entomological monitoring to guide programs focused on insecticide treated mosquito nets and IRS and continue to assist PMI in reducing the burden of malaria through IRS and capacity building in 22 African countries where malaria is endemic. Abt will also continue to support PMI in IRS monitoring and evaluation, as well as environmental compliance. .

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Update available databases and perform data entry of all entomology field assessments and respond to data entry needs and requirements as guided by the project.
·       Perform regular entomology data cleaning to ensure data quality.
·       Participate in data collection and verification processes of entomology data.
·       Responsible for verifying daily data-backups and proper filing and storing of both electronic and paper-based entomological data.
·       Make follow up of data errors with field team and the Entomology Field Coordinator.
·       Prepare weekly reports and submit to the Entomology Field Coordinator. Work closely and provide feedback to the M&E team (Database Manager, M&E •Coordinator and M&E Manager with regard to data entry.
·       File all paper forms by geographical area and date in binders after data entry. •Ensure the safety and correct use of the equipment issued.
·       Review the data collection tools and ensure that each of the district data is filed as per the filing requirements.
·       Perform any other project duty assigned by Abt Associates.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal applicant must hold a Bachelor's degree/Diploma such as Education, Computer science, Information technology or other relevant discipline is required.
·       At least three years of progressive experience performing M&E tasks and assignments.
·       Experience performing data quality assurance.
·       Experience in data entry.
·       Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to coordinate well with personnel within and outside the project, meet deadlines, and work with minimal supervision,
·       Excellent computer skills, computer software programs, including MSWord, Excel, and PowerPoint
·       Experience working with DHIS2 is an added advantage.
·       Experience working in international development programs desirable
·       English language fluency

How to Apply:
All candidates should send applications to VCUganda_Recruiting@pmivectorlink.com  with the position tide in the subject line of the email. Documentation required to be considered includes a Cover Page, CV, biodata form, payslip from the most recent position held, copies of educational certificates/degrees, and contact information of at least 3 references we can contact must include email addresses and phone numbers). Candidates selected for an interview will be sent a more detailed job description in advance of the interview. Applications that depot follow these instructions, or that do not meet the stated minimum qualification requirements, will not be considered Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted. Abt Associates Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Persons with disabilities and female candidates are encouraged to apply Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification,

Deadline: Wednesday, 29th January 2020

For more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline

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