The call is open 22.2.-14.3.2021.

Distance expert and volunteer positions

Palestinian region

What? We are looking for two (2) experts to strengthen the capacity of local teachers and other education sector actors on distance teaching based on needs assessments. The experts design a training package to improve the quality of distance teaching in cooperation with local actors and train local teachers via online tools.

Where? Distance support to Palestinian region

When? 2 months, from April 2021 onwards

Cambodia (Career Guidance and Counselling)

What? We are looking for two or three (2-3) distance experts to support Career Guidance and Counselling (CGC). The experts will provide online coaching and mentoring to school counselor trainers in order to enhance their capacity and professional development. In addition, experts will plan and conduct short online trainings and contribute to CGC curricula and strategy.

Where? Distance support to Cambodia, Battambang ja Banteay Meanchey province

When? 3-6 months (with the possibility extend up to 12 months), from April 2021 onwards

Cambodia (Technical and Vocational Education and Training)

What? We are looking for two (2) experts to Women’s Bank project to support the employment opportunities of girls through quality Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET). The experts provide Training of Trainers to local TVET teachers, support the drafting of capacity building plans and contribute to the development of training materials.

Where? Distance support to Cambodia, Siem Reap province

When? 3-6 months, from April 2021 onwards

Kenya

What? We are looking for five (5) volunteers and experts in total to support the education sector in Kenya. The tasks may include mentoring teachers and head teachers via online tools, developing teacher-training material and identifying areas for capacity building.

Where? Distance support to Kenya, Kalobeyei refugee settlement

When? 2 months, from May 2021 onwards

TwB experts are paid a small compensation for their work contribution. TwB volunteer positions that require less input are completely on voluntary basis.

Distance positions do not require full time contributing and it is possible to do the tasks along with other work.

In-country volunteer positions

Uganda

What? We are looking for six (6) volunteers to support quality early childhood education and basic education in refugee and host communities. The volunteers will, for example, train, coach and mentor teachers and other actors in the education sector to strengthen their capacity and pedagogical expertise.

Where? Uganda, Moyo, West Nile region, with occasional travel to other locations.

When? 3-6 months, from late 2021 onwards (depending on the global local situation)

 

Cambodia (Career Guidance and Counselling)

What? We are looking for two or three (2-3) volunteers to support Career Guidance and Counselling (CGC). The volunteers will provide coaching and mentoring to school counselor trainers in order to enhance their capacity and professional development. In addition, experts will plan and conduct trainings and participate in the development of CGC curricula and strategy.

Where? Cambodia, Battambang Province and Banteay Meanchey Province, with occasional travel to other locations.

When? 6-12 months, from January 2022 onwards (depending on the global local situation)

Cambodia (Technical and Vocational Education and Training)

What? We are looking for two (2) volunteers to Women’s Bank project to support the employment opportunities of girls through quality Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET). The volunteers provide Training of Trainers to local TVET teachers, support the drafting of capacity building plans and contribute to the development of training materials.

Where? Cambodia, Siem Reap province

When? 6 months, from January 2022 onwards (depending on the global local situation)

Kenya

What? We are looking for two (2) volunteers to support the education sector in Kenya. The tasks may include mentoring teachers and head teachers via online tools, developing teacher-training material and identifying areas for capacity building.

Where? Kenya, Kalobeyei refugee settlement

When? 3 months, from late 2021 onwards (depending on the global local situation)

The Teachers without Borders network will organise flights and insurance for the volunteers and reimburse preparation costs, such as travel, visa and vaccinations. A small monthly allowance is paid to cover the local costs during the deployment.