FRC is an NGO promoting adult education and community development among refugees since 1997 as an operational partner to OPM and UNHCR and implementing partner to WFP.

FRC is a specialist organisation in adult education, offering trainings on literacy, other languages and on business skills.

FRC seeks to employ Ugandans for a short-term position of:

Training Material Development Officer – Kampala.

Duration; From August to 31st December 2021

Key tasks;
In relation to newly designed curriculum on Functional Adult Literacy for refugees;
• Roll out the new literacy curriculum by orientating project staff and volunteer instructors to the material.
• Develop and design additional teaching materials to support the new literacy curriculum.
• Design standardised final exam packages – based on the new curriculum – for testing adult literacy learners in the end of the course.
• Orientate the project staff and volunteer instructors into use of standardised final exam packages.

In regard of Business Skill training;

• Review and revise the current materials in order to improve the content and delivery.
• Facilitate pre-testing of the revised Business Skill course materials.
• Orientate project staff and volunteer instructors in the use of the materials.

Other
• Oversee the possible translation of relevant materials into languages used by refugees.
• Oversee quality printing and production of training materials.
• Keep database of the training materials developed.

Academic Qualifications and competencies:
• Bachelors’ degree in adult education / education / curriculum design & development.
• At least 5 years of progressively responsible experience on developing and revising training materials. Experience should include proven involvement in developing materials for adults.
• Knowledge of design softwares, including basic computer software.
• Ability to implement and design training of trainers activities.
• Strong communication skills with excellent verbal and written English skills.
• Proactive and creative attitude, ability to work independently.

How to apply

Email Application by end of business on Monday 19th July 2021 to;
frcugandaadmin@refugeecouncil.fi
Include salary request + max. 4-page CV + contacts of 3 professional reference persons.
Do not email copies of certificates!!
Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

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