Education Facilitator – 1 National Position

Position Title
Education Facilitator

Contract period
Three months possible to extend 

Line Manager
Education Coordinator

Location
Rohingya Refugee camps ,Cox's Bazar.

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. 

Professional skills and qualifications needed in the position :

  • 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.
  • Minimum age 18


***Due to the nature of the work, only female candidates can be considered.

Only online applications consisting of minimum a CV and a cover letter will be considered. 

Contract duration: Three months possible to extend (starting date 1st of April, 2019) .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 March 20, 2019

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

If any technical problem arises to apply using link please notify us at tias@dca.dk, Ms. Tanzeela Islam

Job Title:
Education Facilitator– 1 National Position
Application Deadline: March 20, 2019
Country: Bangladesh
Place of work: Rohingya Refugee camps , Cox’s Bazar

Application link: https://www.danchurchaid.org/join-us/jobs/national-vancancies/education-facilitator-1-national-position