OPEN TO: All interested eligible and qualified candidates
POSITION: Regional Coordinator/Program Assistant for Education
OPENING DATE November 19, 2019
CLOSING DATE: December 10, 2019
STATUS: Full Time (40 hours per week)
BASIC FUNCTION OF POSITION
Under the supervision of the Program Manager (PM) for Education, the Regional Coordinator/Program Assistant (RC/PA) is responsible for assisting the PM in the planning, development, implementation, and administration of Peace Corps/Togo’s Education project. The RC/PA represents Peace Corps/Togo with governmental and non-governmental officials when facilitating meetings in the interest of the program.
RC/PA primary responsibilities include assisting in developing and implementing Post’s site management strategy that is aligned with national and regional priorities and Peace Corps/Togo’s Logical Project Framework goals, objectives, and activities; identifying Volunteer sites/work zones in coordination with key staff to ensure quality placement and meaningful work; conducting site visits to Volunteers; organizing meetings; working with training staff to design and deliver training to Trainees, Volunteers, and Host Country Nationals who support Volunteers; and reviewing Volunteer reports.
The RC/PA serves as a member of the Programming and Training (P&T) team and supports Volunteers and Response Volunteers. The RC/PA must be willing to travel extensively in the field in order to fulfill responsibilities.