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NGO Vacancy in Ethiopia – British council

Vacancy announcement – British Council

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The British Council builds connections, understanding and trust between people in the UK and other countries through arts and culture, education and the English language. We work in two ways – directly with individuals to transform their lives, and with governments and partners to make a bigger difference for the longer term, creating benefit for millions of people all over the world. We help young people to gain the skills, confidence and connections they are looking for to realize their potential and to participate in strong and inclusive communities. We support them to learn English, to get a high-quality education and to gain internationally recognized qualifications. Our work in arts and culture stimulates creative expression and exchange and nurtures creative enterprise. We connect the best of the UK with the world and the best of the world with the UK. These connections lead to an understanding of each other’s strengths and of the challenges and values that we share. This builds trust between people in the UK and other nations which endures even when official relations may be strained. We work on the ground in more than 100 countries. In 2019-20 we connected with 80 million people directly and with 791 million overall, including online and through our broadcasts and publications.

The British Council would like to invite qualified and interested job seekers to apply for the following vacant positions:

Job Title: CD and MEL expert -South hub- CSSPII

Role Purpose

The post holder will provide support, advice, and oversight on CSSP2 activities, particularly capacity strengthening and monitoring, evaluation, and learning efforts. This role entails coordinating and helping with capacity development action plans with the project’s civil society organization (CSO) grantees. Other responsibilities include implementing and updating the project’s Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Tracking Table, ensuring timely reporting and information sharing, and identifying and facilitating learning opportunities with CSO partners. This position will report to their respective hub manager and will be working closely with the CD lead and MEL Manager.

Main Accountabilities But Not Limited To The Following

Identify learning and capacity development needs for grantees CSOs through capacity assessment processes and workshops. Promote mutual identification of capacity development needs by the user and CSSP2

Monitor changes in the capacity and performance of the CSO partners over time.

Document and disseminate best practices or project success stories across the CSO partners and report on a regular basis.

Role Specific Knowledge And Experience

CSO and Government Capacity Building – Significant experience of building the capacity of CSO grant recipients and Government offices.

Adult training and coaching skills.

An understanding of research methodologies and data, analysis and dissemination processes.

Essential Requirements

University degree in social science, public administration, education, law, or another relevant field

Academic qualification in adult learning, education, capacity development design, and delivery

Experience in capacity building interventions for a wide range of stakeholders including civil society actors and government offices within a programme or project context

Experience of working for client funded civil society capacity development programme

At least three years’ experience in a similar role working in the NGO or donor funded context


Project/programme management qualification

At least three years’ experience in a similar role working in the NGO or donor funded context

Further Information

Pay Band – BRC-6-F

Salary: ETB 41,395.00

Contract Type – Fixed Term Contract- Local

Various locations in Ethiopia: Addis Ababa, Dessie, Jimma, Hawassa and Dire Dawa

Role holder must have existing rights to live and work in the country the role is based.

Ability to do regular domestic or international travel will be required

Language requirement- Fluency in English (C1 or IELTS 6.5 or equivalent), Amharic and/or a language spoken and used in one of the regional states of the country

Application end date: – 3 August 2022 applications will close 23:59 South Africa Time

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Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Statement

The British Council is committed to policies and practices of equality, diversity and inclusion across everything we do. We support all staff to make sure their behavior is consistent with this commitment. We want to address under representation and encourage applicants from under-represented groups, in particular, but not exclusively, on grounds of ethnicity and disability. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview and we have Disability Confident Employer Status. We welcome discussions about specific requirements or adjustments to enable participation and engagement in our work and activities.

The British Council is committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults who we work with.

We believe that all children and adults everywhere in the world deserve to live in safe environments and have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse, maltreatment and exploitation as set out in article 19, UNCRC (United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child) 1989.

Appointment to positions where there is direct involvement with vulnerable groups will be dependent on thorough checks being completed; these will include qualification checks, reference checks, identity & criminal record checks in line with legal requirements and with the British Council’s Safeguarding policies for Adults and Children.

You can apply here online: https://careers.britishcouncil.org/job/Addis-Ababa-CD-and-MEL-expert-South-hub-CSSPII-Sub/832043301/

If you have any problems with your application please email askhr@britishcouncil.org

Please note: Applications to this role can only be considered when made through the Apply section of our careers website. Our ‘ASK HR’ email is only to be used in case of a technical issue encountered when applying through the careers website. Emails with supporting statements and CV/Resumes sent to this email address will not be reviewed and will be deleted.

NGO Vacancy in Ethiopia – British council
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