Education Specialist, P3, Basra

  • UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund 
  • Basra, Iraq
  • May 18, 2020
Mid-level UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund

Job Description

As the Education Specialist under the guidance and supervision of the Chief of Field Office:

You will support the development and preparation of the Education programme be responsible for managing, implementing, monitoring, evaluating and reporting the progress of education programmes in the South Field Office. It will include programming to address education in emergencies, better preparedness and considering humanitarian-development nexus. Also, you will be responsible for providing technical guidance and management support throughout the programming processes to facilitate the administration and achievement of results on education programmes/projects to improve learning outcomes and equitable and inclusive education, especially for children who are marginalized, disadvantaged and excluded in society. Furthermore, you will contribute to achievement of results according to plans, allocation, results based-management approaches and methodology (RBM), as well as UNICEF's Strategic Plans, standards of performance, and accountability framework.

Summary of key functions/accountabilities:

  1. Support to programme development and planning
  2. Programme management, monitoring and delivery of results
  3. Technical and operational support to programme implementation
  4. Networking and partnership building
  5. Innovation, knowledge management and capacity building

Organization type

UN jobs