The United States Peace Corps Togo is seeking individuals for the positions of Technical Coordinator Assistant for Education and Technical Coordinator Assistant for Health in the Programming and Training Unit.
OPEN TO : All interested candidates
POSITION 1 : Technical Coordinator Assistant for Education
POSITION 2 : Technical Coordinator Assistant for Health
OPENING DATE : May 3, 2021
CLOSING DATE : May 17, 2021
STATUS : Temporary : (Not to exceed period of four months between the time frame of May-August 2021).
Technical Coordinator Assistant for Education
Under the supervision of the Training Manager in coordination with the Program Manager and Program Assistant for Peace Corps/Togo’s Education project (TEECh), the Technical Coordinator Assistant for Targeting English Education for Change (TEECh) will train TEECh Trainees/Volunteers to teach English in Togolese classrooms taking into consideration societal, cultural, and operational realities related to the Togolese educational system.
TEECh Volunteers will work closely with their Togolese counterparts who are middle school teachers to enhance their capacity and proficiency to teach English more effectively and to utilize gender equitable practices in the classroom.
Technical Coordinator Assistant for Health
Under the supervision of the Training Manager and in coordination with the Program Manager, Program Assistant, and Technical Coordinator for Peace Corps/Togo’s Health project, Community Health Education and System Strengthening (CHESS), the Technical Coordinator Assistant will train CHESS Trainees/Volunteers to better understand the Togolese health system and the realities of delivering health care in Togo.
Training should result in Volunteers being able to promote behavior change related to topics such as maternal and newborn health, encouraging community members to adopt practices that contribute to better malaria prevention and sanitation and hygiene practices through education and linkages to services, and increasing the capacity of health personnel in communities by providing education on organizational development/management and encouraging respectful care and patient empowerment practices.
HOW TO APPLY
All the applications including a cover letter and curriculum vitae in English with three references, copies of most recent diplomas, work certificates and a valid police record (Casier Judiciaire datant de moins de trois mois) must be sent by e-mail only to the following address : [email protected] by May 17, 2021.
Please visit the Peace Corps Togo website : https://www.peacecorps.gov/togo/contracts for full job description and instructions on how to apply. This announcement is also available on the US Embassy Lomé website: https://tg.usembassy.gov/embassy/jobs
NB: – Only the selected applicants will be contacted.
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The United States Peace Corps is an Equal Opportunity Employer