Education Facilitator (Re-advert)

Position Title
Education Facilitator (Re-advert)

Contract period
01.10.2019 – 1.6.2020 with the possibility of extension (subject to funding)

Line Manager
Team Leader

Staff Manager

Rohingya Refugee camps

DCA (DanChurchAid) is a Danish humanitarian, non-government and non-profit organization. DCA has been working in Bangladesh since the 1970s, both through partners and self-implementing. DCA has an office in Cox’s Bazar. We work for the poor, vulnerable and socially excluded community people.


With the support of the Team Leader, the Education Facilitator will plan and conduct lessons for adolescents and youth. The lessons will cover literacy & numeracy, life skills and skills training (e.g. tailoring, sewing, soap making, vegetable growing) and will be conducted mainly through a home-based approach.


Planning and implementation 

  • Facilitate and lead literacy and numeracy as well as life skills and livelihood classes for adolescents and youth through an outreach approach – majority of groups will be for female participants
  • Assist the team leader with the day-to-day operations.
  • 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.
  • Engage with wider communities to promote educational activities.
  • Track and report on attendance of the different activities.


Professional skills and 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 the local dialect and/or Rohingya 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 the supervisor.
  • Have a good understanding of the situation of the Rohingya population and issues the female population faces.
  • Undertake other duties that may be determined by the supervisor.
  • Good team work and strong organizational skills.
  • Minimum age should be 20
  • Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Only online applications consisting of minimum a CV and a Cover Letter will be considered. 
***HARD COPY CV or ANY PERSONAL EMAIL will NOT be accepted. 

  • 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

Contact Person:  Eva Costa,
Address: Block-A, Plot-29, Kolatoli Residential Area, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. the road beside Mohammadiya Guest house)
Closing date for applications:  21st September 2019
Joining date: as soon as possible  

Application Link: