Regional Education Technical Quality Assurance Lead Career Opportunity in Kenya - Education Development Trust

Education Development Trust

Position Title: Regional Education Technical Quality Assurance Lead

Location: SSA Region

Salary Details: Competitive

Closing Date: 18 Dec 2022

About the role: Education Development Trust has worked with governments and development partners to strengthen education systems in countries across sub-Saharan Africa including Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Mozambique, Malawi, Uganda, Ghana, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and Ethiopia.

We consistently seek like-minded, talented people to join our team on both short-term technical assistance and long-term education reform programmes to help us maximize our impact improving the quality of education provision.

We do this through impactful models of teacher professional development, school leadership capacity building, enhanced approaches to accountability and system strengthening.

We have an exciting consulting opportunity that will support the design and implementation of a new strategy for education technical quality management across the regional SSA project portfolio.

As a Regional Educational Quality Assurance Lead for Sub Saharan Africa, you will

  • Review the current approach to education technical quality management across the SSA region.
  • Design a revised and enhanced approach to education technical quality management, including the enhanced use of data and MEL (working with local and central MEL team) and quality assurance standards to support our Delivery Excellence Framework (working with the SSA Programme Delivery Director).
  • Provide support to projects as-needed to support education technical quality

You will spend some time in our regional hub in Nairobi and will travel to our other projects in the region at least once during the consultancy.

If you are looking for an impactful role, please review the attached TOR and CLICK HERE to apply online by 18th December 2022.

Please do not reapply if you previously applied for the Regional Education Technical Lead position.

About the organisation

Education Development Trust has a regional hub based in Nairobi which provides operational and back-office support to several projects delivered in the region. Currently the region is implementing high value projects in Kenya, Rwanda, Zimbabwe, and Ethiopia, and growing.

Education Development Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of everyone who comes into contact with us. We operate a zero-tolerance policy to sexual exploitation, abuse and harassment (SEAH).

Applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and police checks.

Successful candidates will be required to sign a safeguarding declaration to confirm that they will abide by the Trust’s safeguarding policies and procedures, including, but not limited to, Protection from SEAH, and the Safeguarding Code of Conduct.