The AKRSP is seeking applications from caliber professionals for the position of Manager, Education and ECD based in Regional Programme Office Gilgit.
The Managers, Education & ECD , one for Gilgit-Baltistan and one for Chitral will report to AKRSP’s Programme Manager, Education & ECD.
They will be responsible for implementing AKRSP’s field activities to deliver education and ECD programmes, including AKF’s School Improvement Programme (SIP) and Foundations for Children (F4C) .
They will co-ordinate training, conduct follow-up and community activities, and engage with the Governments and AKDN agencies at the regional, district and valley levels.
The Managers will lead and manage a team of valley-based Field Educators and ECD facilitators. They will develop close working relationships with government education officials, AKF, AKU-IED, AKU-HDP, AKS, AKHS, P and other AKDN agencies at the regional / district levels, and external consultants.
They will be expected to role model the values of AKDN, demonstrating clear communication, open-mindedness, integrity and collaboration to ensure the highest standards of professionalism and adherence to Safeguarding and the AKDN Ethical Framework.
The Managers, Education and ECD are responsible for the field implementation of Education and ECD programmes at the provincial and district levels in Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral.
They will work within technical leadership, partnerships, networking and knowledge management areas and be responsible to :
1. Technical Leadership
2. Partnerships and Networks
3. Learning, Knowledge Management and Sharing
Required Education : A Master’s degree, preferably in educational leadership, ECD, health & nutrition, teacher education, school improvement, or educational / ECD evaluation from a reputable and recognized institute.
teacher education, with a knowledge of government sector education / ECD in Pakistan / majority world.
g., parenting / caregiving, day care, working with front-line health and education workers.
strong emotional / social intelligence and problem-solving skills.
Ability to write concise reports of high quality.