|Type of role||Business|
|Contract type||Fixed Term|
|Full Time||40 hours per week|
|Application Closing Date|
|Interview date||soon as possible|
|Start date||1 April 2024|
VSO is the world’s leading international development charity that works through volunteers to create a fair world for everyone. At VSO we pride ourselves on doing development differently. We fight poverty not by sending aid, but by working through volunteers and partners to create long-lasting change in some of the world’s poorest regions. We bring key stakeholders together to co-ordinate collective action, from local organisations to national governments. Our programmes in Africa and Asia focus on health, education and livelihoods, with an increasing emphasis on resilience, peace building, social accountability, gender and social inclusion. We’re not about delivering quick fixes, but instead we focus on long-lasting, sustainable change that will improve the lives of generations to come.
As a Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Deputy Team Leader, you will support the team with the technical and management aspects of the project implementation. You will
support the delivery of the overall project development and implementation plan, coordinate all project interventions, and ensure effective relationships and coordination between executing and implementing agencies.
Ideal Applicant Summary
Qualifications, experience and required skills:
•A post-graduate degree in education or management,
•At least 7 years’ experience in management and implementation of education and TVET projects in Cambodia.
•Experience serving as team leader or deputy team leader in Education/TVET projects.
•Knowledge of project management and digital tools of project management, procurement, and financial management procedures,
•Knowledge of Cambodia specific TVET policy and regulatory framework. Experience of working with Government and other stakeholders is a desirable skill.
Note: This role is project-based and for a full-time employee, the candidate is expected to be in-country, therefore, we will be considering only Cambodian nationals and/or residents for this post.
Competencies and Behaviour
At VSO we believe progress is only possible by working together. Whether you want to join us as an employee, or as a volunteer working in your own country, overseas or online, our selection process includes an assessment based on these core competencies:
• Ability to be open minded and respectful
• Ability to be resilient and adaptive to new situations
• Ability to facilitate positive change and build sustainable working relationships
• Ability to seek and share knowledge
VSO promotes equal opportunities and values a diverse workforce.
Please note: VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications. As this role is project-based and for a full-time employee, the candidate is expected to be in-country, therefore, we will be considering only Cambodian nationals and/or residents for this post.
If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description for more information.
How to apply
Complete the registration form below. When you have completed the form, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to our VSO Values self-assessment. This is a module designed to give you an insight into VSO’s ethos and provide you with an understanding of how your values align with ours, helping you to decide if you would like to join our organisation. The self-assessment module typically takes about 10 minutes to complete.
After completing the VSO Values self-assessment, you can opt out or proceed with the application process. You will need to upload your CV in Word or PDF format detailing your employment and educational history, and any volunteering experience. Please note that you will need to complete the full application form in one go as you cannot save it to fill at a later time.
When you have submitted your application, you will receive an email inviting you to complete two assessments which focus on how you process information and what your work approach is.
You will be shown instructions and example questions prior to the assessments to help you increase your familiarity with them. You will also have access to a short profile report on completion of the assessment. Your application will be reviewed by our Resourcing Team when you have completed these assessments.
Should you require any adjustments to be made to the application process due to a disability or any other circumstances, please email us at Recruitment@vsoint.org to discuss your requirements.
Step 1. Complete the registration form below
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