Plan International in Timor-Leste
Senior Education Program Manager
Plan International in Timor-Leste is growing! We are looking for enthusiastic, dedicated Timorese national development professionals interested in careers with a major international children’s NGO.
Plan, one of the world’s largest children’s INGOs, works with children and poor communities in 48 developing countries.
Plan has been working in Timor-Leste since 2001, helping children and youth to access their rights to education, health, livelihoods and protection.
Plan has no religious or political aims or affiliations. Visit www.plan-international.org and/or
http://plan-international.org/where-we-work/asia/timor-leste, for more information;
Plan is an equal opportunity employer and this position is open to Timorese National only. We strongly encourage applications from women, members of ethnic groups and people with disabilities. Plan offers competitive salaries and long-term employment opportunities for all posts.
Plan Timor-Leste’s Education Program, comprised of an ECCD Project, Inclusive Education Project and a future Basic Education Project, focuses on Aileu Districts and Maubisse Sub-District. The Program also initiates and supports education and child development related research. Managers and staff contribute to national level basic education, ECCD and inclusive education policy and practice development. Plan aims to strengthen gender equality in education and safe, non-violent school, community and home environments for children.
Dimensions of Role:
Financial measures or statistics relevant to post such as budget; list of direct and indirect reports
· Member of Country Management Team
· Supervises 2-3 Project Managers
· Manages relationships with NGO partners
· Responsible for budget of $500,000+ per year
· Manages narrative reporting to donors
· Manages relationships with Plan Finland, Plan Germany and Plan Australia