Vacancy Announcement
Humanitarian Response
Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

Education Facilitator (2 positions) - National Position

Programme: Humanitarian Response

Contract duration: Six Month possible to extend (starting date 1st of December, 2018) 

Position Location: Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh with frequent field visits

DCA (DanChurchAid) is a faith-based, non-missionary organization. We work for the poor, vulnerable and socially excluded communities and believe in life before death. The DCA Bangladesh invites applications from qualified and competent Bangladeshi candidates for the position of Education Facilitator for Humanitarian Response in Cox’s Bazar.

With the support of the team leader, the Education Facilitator will plan and conduct lessons for adolescent girls and women. The lessons will cover literacy & numeracy, life skills and skills training (tailoring, sewing, soap making, vegetable growing) and will be conducted in Women and Girls Safe Spaces in Rohingya Refugee camps.

Key duties and responsibilities

Planning and implementation:

  • Facilitate and lead literacy and numeracy as well as life skills and livelihood classes for women and girls in DCA’s women and girls safe space and possibly through an outreach approach.
  • Assist the team leader with the day-to-day operation.
  • Prepare lesson plans and conduct regular assessments on students learning.
  • Ensure active engagement of students.
  • Ensure that activities are conducted in agreement with operational guidelines, sector standards and are culturally appropriate.
  • Maintain an appreciative and welcoming atmosphere while conducting the lessons.
  • Provide the attendees with information regarding the available services in the camps.
  •  Track and report on attendance of the different activities. 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field (teacher training, language studies, psychology, sociology, etc.)
  • 1 year relevant working experience; preferable in teaching/training.
  • Skills in at least one of the above mentioned areas required (tailoring, sewing, soap making, vegetable growing).
  • Proficiency in Chittagonian dialect required; Proficiency of English and Burmese language desirable
  • Experience in conducting classes, ideally with women and adolescent girls, following designated curriculum desirable
  • Experience and/or knowledge in keeping learners engaged using interactive communication and teaching approaches
  • Accomplish individual and collective assignments given by her supervisor.
  • Have a good understanding of situation of Rohingya population and issues female population faces.
  • Undertake other duties that may be determined by the supervisor.
  • Good team work skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Female candidates encouraged
  • Minimum age 18Undertake

Contract duration: Six Month possible to extend (starting date 1st of December, 2018) 

The position is subject to funding

Only online applications consisting of minimum a CV and a cover letter will be considered. To apply use the following link:

Closing date for applications will be November 14, 2018

Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply!

The candidate must have personal commitment to social equity and equal rights and opportunities and adhere to the staff policies of DCA on Sexual Harassment and Anti-Corruption. DCA needs people with excellent interpersonal communication skills and a good team spirit. Willingness to be flexible is essential. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

DCA promotes equal opportunities for women and men from different caste, ethnic and religious backgrounds and encourages them to apply for these posts within DCA.

For information about DCA visit www.danchurchaid.org

Contact: tais@dca.dk , Tanzeela Islam

Job Title:
Education Facilitator – 2 National Position
Application Deadline: November 14, 2018
Country: Bangladesh
Place of work: Cox’s Bazar with frequent field visits

Application link : https://www.danchurchaid.org/join-us/jobs/national-vancancies/education-facilitator-2-positions