ECCD Project Officers will support all aspects of field implementation of ECCD projects in the PU area and ensure that projects are well planned, evidence based, monitored and evaluated. S/he will play a supporting role in implementing the program strategy in the PU area focusing on Parenting Under Pressure (PUP), Playmatters at Home and A study on the cost of inaction, Home Schooling Package for children (age 3-5). S/he will develop the capabilities of partners and communities to support the achievement of programme goals. This position need to spend full time in the field with 20% travel to Country Office if needed.
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
Minimum two years of demonstrated experience in the community based ECCD sector.
University degree in the relevant field.
Understanding of development issues in the ECCD sector.
Relevant policies and frameworks.
Understanding of community development.
Strong knowledge in planning, monitoring.
Evaluating programs, Understanding of participatory methodologies with training experience.
Fluency in both English and Myanmar.
Facilitation skills in a focus group discussion setting.
Conceptual and analytical skills.
Good team work skills, Planning and monitoring.
Coaching, mentoring, training and facilitation skills.
Good computer skills (Excel, Word and power point)