District Education Coordinator - Nuwara Eliya
The PALAM/A (bridge in Tamil and Sinhala) project aims to encourage the self-sufficiency of the Sri Lankan government's school meal program, and improve primary school children's literacy skills through improving the quality of literacy instruction; improving children’s attentiveness by decreasing short term hunger: improving children’s attendance: and increase the use of health, nutrition and dietary practices in Sri Lanka.
Reporting to the District Manager - Education, support the implementation and coordination of the programme activities to improve the literacy of early grade school-age children, focusing on USDAs 5Ts: text, tongue, testing, teaching and time.
In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly.
SCOPE OF ROLE:
Reports to: District Manager- Education
Staff reporting to this post: N/A
Role Dimensions: The position will also support to maintain the relationship between Save the Children & Provincial Education Ministries, Zonal and Divisional Education Offices.
KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:
Quality implementation of Project activities as per the activity plan and coordination with District Manager Education.
Project Management and Quality:
MEAL System and approaches.
Representation at provincial and district levels:
Date advertised: 21 Nov 2020
Closing date: 2 Dec 2020 - 23:59 +0530
Location: Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
Department: Programme Operations
Type: Fixed-term contractSchedule: Full-time