Education Technical Advisor (ETA)

World Vision International

World Vision is a child-focused relief, development, and advocacy organization that has contributed to the transformation in the lives of millions of children around the world in vulnerable situations. We are driven by Christian values to serve children and families regardless of their religion, age, gender, ethnicity, class, and caste. For more details, please visit https://www.wvi.org/nepal

Job Information

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    Duty Station Nepal
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : 10+
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    Job Category NGO | INGO | Charity
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    Job Qualification : Master
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    Posted Date : Jun 15, 2022

Job Description

Education Technical Advisor (ETA) for USAID funded Equity and Inclusion in Education Project in Nepal [1] based in National Office Lalitpur

World Vision is a child focused relief, development and advocacy organization that has contributed to transformation in the lives of millions of children around the world in vulnerable situations. We are driven by Christian values to serve children and families regardless of their religion, age, gender, ethnicity, class and caste.

Key Responsibilities: 

Education Technical Advisor (ETA) is responsible for the management of the anticipated USAID-funded Equity and Inclusion in Education project in Nepal. This position will report to the Chief of Party for the project. The ETA will lead the development and review of project strategies to improve early learning and reading outcomes for all children, especially girls and boys with disabilities and /or other marginalized students.  The ETA will lead engagement with external agencies to ensure robust collaboration with other agencies working in catch up education, increased relevancy, effective teacher training, increased enrollment, and avoiding work duplication with other USAID education activities. Finally, the ETA will identify consultancy needs to ensure outcomes will be met, manage said consultancies, and review deliverables.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Master’s Degree or higher in education, international development, curriculum and instruction or related field.
  • Previous experience Education-related positions for other large-scale donor funded projects preferred, Fluency in English is required.
  • Familiarity with USAID programs, their history and their development; mastery of USAID regulations governing such programs.
  • At least 10 years performing in the Education sector, preferably within SE Asia.
  •  2-3 years of experience in Technical Advisory role on US Government grants.
  • Familiarity with USAID Education strategy and work, and GESI action plan.
  • Contextual awareness of Nepal’s education and development sector.
  • Experience teaching and working with youth, especially out-of-school youth.
  • Knowledge of the principles of Inclusive Education and Universal Design for Learning.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills along with facilitation, training skills.
  • Abilities in basic IT and remote communication applications and notions of ICT4E.

How to Apply

World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organization working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.

Candidates fulfilling the criteria mentioned above may apply by June 26, 2022 by logging on to ETA- Application

World Vision International Nepal is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourage candidates of diverse background, women and differently abled, to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be called for the subsequent selection procedure.

WVIN reserves all rights to qualify/disqualify applications in any case.
People & Culture Department
World Vision International Nepal