Posts Tagged ‘VSO International Jobs in Ghana’

Job Vacancy For Volunteer Advisor – Teacher Training and Coaching At VSO International

Posted on: November 5th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{VSO International,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Nov-2014};

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview

The placement fall s under the four year DFID-funded Girls – Participatory Approaches for Student Success in Ghana (G-PASS) programme that will focus on the improvement of pre-service teacher training in Ghana. This initiative in the long term seeks to improve education opportunities for girls by strengthening teaching practices in selected schools; promoting girl-friendly and learning-enabling schools; and securing better learning outcomes for students.
The project seeks to set up a team of Regional Training Coaches and Mentors, and you will be attached to one of these regional teams to provide training and coaching support to trainee teachers on practicums, teachers and District education officials

Qualification Required & Experience

To excel in this role you need to have;

•   a Degree in educational planning, teacher education or other relevant field
•   at least 3 years Experience in teacher training
•   Experience of managing teams and coordination
•   Experience working in a developing country will be an advantage
•   Experience in mentoring and coaching
•   Knowledge of the education system in Ghana will be a plus
•   Knowledge and experience working in the pre-service teaching training context

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested and qualified candidates should

Click Here To Apply Online

Closing Date: 30 November, 2014

Job Vacancy For Teacher Support Volunteer At VSO International (Walewale, Northern Region)

Posted on: November 5th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{VSO International,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Nov-2014};

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview

As part of the VSO Ghana Tackling Education Needs Inclusively (TENI) project the Teacher Support Volunteer will work with the District Training Officer and District Teacher Support Team (DTST) members to improve the capacity of all basic school teachers in the district in inclusive; child-centred teaching methods to enable them adequately deliver quality teaching in the classroom

Qualification Required & Experience

To excel in this role you need a Diploma/First degree in education ( Masters degree in Education will be a plus)

•   Proven record as an educationist with at least 10 years’ experience in education
•   Experience in adult training, coaching and mentoring
•   Should not be below 45 years and not above 65 years
•   Report writing skills
•   Good interpersonal skills
•   Basic computer skills for recording and processing data.
•   Innovative and adaptive
•   Influencing, negotiation and facilitation skills
•   Knowledge and experience in special education and/or phonics

Location: Walewale, Northern Region

How To Apply For The Job

Interested and qualified candidates should

Click Here To Apply Online

Closing Date: 30 November, 2014

Job Vacancy For Management Support Volunteer At VSO International (Jirapa, Upper West Region)

Posted on: November 5th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{VSO International,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Nov-2014};

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organization that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview

In this role you will be working directly with the District Director of Education and Senior Management Team (SMT) members to improve their leadership and management skills to help improve education delivery

Qualification Required & Experience

To excel in this role you need at least a first degree in a relevant subject e.g education, management and or development studies

•   A proven track record as an educationist with at least 8 years experience in education management and at senior management level.
•   Should have relevant skills in project planning/strategic management
•   Practical experience in organizational development is an added advantage
•   Able to mentor and coach very senior and experienced people
•   Able to administer and analyze simple education statistics in supporting GES take informed decisions.
•   Must be computer literate
•   Must be at least 45 years and not more than 65 years
•   Good people management and leadership skills

Location: Jirapa, Upper West Region

How To Apply For The Job

Interested and qualified candidates should

Click Here To Apply Online

Closing Date: 30 November, 2014

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