Role overview

The overall purpose is to provide high-level technical inputs to improve learning outcomes for pre-primary children by supporting teachers to adapt integrated play based and learner centred teaching, inclusion, gender, social accountability, and resilience in the delivery of the programme and overall quality of education.

Skills, qualifications, and experience required

Skills, Knowledge, and ExperienceEssential:Bachelor’s degree in pre-primary/or with related qualifications in early childhood education from the Teacher Training College (TTC) in Rwanda At least two years’ practical experience in early childhood education/candidates without any teaching experience who qualified in early childhood education course are encouraged to apply Practical Knowledge of understanding play based, inclusion, and learner centred approaches Ability to write good reports generating evidence and change case stories Fluent English and Kinyarwanda speaker with good written skills and the ability to explain play- based learning concepts to relevant audiences of different levelsDemonstrate the ability to learn to adapt practical training, mentoring, coachingDesirable:Data collection and project monitoring experience and a structured approach to documenting progress and learning.Open to learning tips of better approachesMentoring colleagues and teachers to gain experienceWrite a letter for your motivation, the district of origin/preferred district placementKnowledge/qualifications:Strong ICT skills and knowledge of using tablets, smartphones, and computers for data collectionIntegrating core approaches of social inclusion, gender, social accountability, and resilienceExperience: Influencing, negotiation, and facilitation skills Working in teams to maximise their contributionSkills/Abilities:Sensitivity to working with multicultural colleagues and adjusting to working under pressureWorking collaboratively in a team to lead planning and implementationAdapting good Facilitation
AllowanceAs a VSO volunteer, you will be sharing your skills with local communities on a full time basis. VSO will cover your travel, and medical insurance costs, along with a local living allowance which will be paid in local currency.

How to apply

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