Job Title: Agronomist Volunteer

Duty Station: Amuru District

Reports to: Project Coordinator

Project: PASSAGE



About US:

Adventist Development Relief Agency (ADRA) is a global Humanitarian Arm the Seventh-day Adventist Church- with a purpose of serving humanity so all may live as God intended.

Our work touches millions of lives in more than 120 countries around the world. Our on-the-ground approach allows immediate assistance in times of crisis and true partnership with the communities we serve.



Key Duties and Responsibilities:

⦁ Coordinate mobilization of the project communities including the selection of project trainers and project beneficiaries in a transparent and inclusive manner.

⦁ To explain and negotiate with project trainers and project beneficiaries their contribution to the project and then mobilize, coordinate, monitor and evaluate their contributions.

⦁ Facilitate and supports the establishment and production of agricultural products

⦁ Supervise usage and maintenance of the equipment and tools for ADRA

⦁ Prepare and conduct training programs for trainers (TOT) on garden production (land preparation, planting, growing, processing and preserving) and animal production

⦁ Supervise and supports the distribution of the farming material, tools and other items to the project trainers and beneficiaries

⦁ Support trainers in conducting trainings in the communities

⦁ Conduct regular monitoring of project activities and inputting the data into a relevant database.

⦁ Provide mentoring to the project trainers and beneficiaries about the establishment and production in the community gardens

⦁ Facilitate, supervise and support TOT is recording, documentation of lessons learnt and best practices by regular review and monitoring



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, or any related field
  • Relevant Professional experience of not less than 2years
  • Good interpersonal skills and unquestionable integrity.
  • Two letters of recommendation, one of which must be from the religious leader of your local congregation.
  • Ability to speak the local language


ADRA core competencies:


Purpose Statement

To serve humanity so all may live as God intended


  • Justice
  • Compassion
  • Love


ADRA Core Values

  • Connected
  • Courageous
  • Compassionate


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates who wish to join the ADRA PASAGE project in the aforementioned capacity are encouraged to apply online at the link below.

Deadline: 25th January 2023