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SUPPORT TO THE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION FOR THE REVIEW AND VALIDATION OF THE B CERTIFICATE FOR TEACHERS OF JUNIOR SECONDARY EDUCATION

 

LOCATION          Liberia

STATUS/REFERENCE      FWC

AGENCY/DONOR            EC

EXPERTS              5

E1           Coordinator TL Education

E2           Language

E3           Social Sc

E4           Natural Sc

E5           Mathematics

PROJECT COMMENCEMENT

20.05. 2013 – December 2013

MISSION DURATION

NUMBER WORK DAYS   E1           64 working days

E2           46 working days

E3           46 working days

E4           Mathematics

E5           Mathematics

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS     – Fluency in written and spoken English

 

DEADLINE           27/March 2013 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.

ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts

ELIGIBLE NATIONALITIES             all

OBSERVATIONS

•             Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

•             Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position

•             All experts must have at least regional experience

•             Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

 

 

CONTACT applications@killefitconsult.com

Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the above requirements

 

Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

 

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

 

1 – Your up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2 – The country, no of position/field (s) you will apply for in the subject line of message

3 – Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

4 – Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

5- Applicants are encouraged to create their consultant profile in our online registry at: http://www.killefitconsult.com/beta/

 

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

 

DESCRIPTION

1.            EXPERTS PROFILE  or EXPERTISE REQUIRED

 

             Number of requested experts per category and number of man-days per expert or per category

 

This consultancy requires five (5) experts category I, one expert for each subject aspects of the “B” Certificate (Education, language arts, social science, natural science and mathematics). The expert on Education will be also the Team Leader for the overall coordination of the process and support.

 

The 5 experts will working for a total of  248 cumulative working days to be carried out over a maximum period of 180 calendar days (based on a 5 day working week) according the following indicative breakdown table :

Step

Number of Working Days ( WD) required by expert in each area of expertise

  Coordinator TL Education Language Social Sc Natural Sc Mathematics

7

5 WD

1 WD

1 WD

1 WD

1 WD

8

22 WD

20 WD

20 WD

20 WD

20 WD

9

5WD

2WD

2 WD

2 WD

2 WD

10

22 WD

20 WD

20 WD

20 WD

20 WD

11

5 WD

2WD

2 WD

2 WD

2 WD

12

5 WD

1 WD

1 WD

1 WD

1 WD

Total

64 WD

46 WD

46 WD

46 WD

46 WD

 

The number of working days per expert is indicative and should be balanced as much coverage as possible of the different aspects of the assignment as set out in these terms of reference, including cross-cutting issues.

 

             Profile per expert or expertise required (Category and duration of equivalent experience) for each  expert:

 

•             The experts should hold a Master on Education or advanced university degree in a relevant subject such as Education, Economic, Political and Social Sciences, or Development Studies;

•             At least 10 years of general professional experience (if holder of a postgraduate degree), in the field of education;

•             At least 5 years of specific professional experience in Certification and elaboration of curriculum for teachers of secondary education.

•             A knowledge of the education sector in Liberia and/or other countries in post-conflict would be an advantage;

•             Good communication skills are essential;

•             Fluency in English (speaking and writing) is essential.

•             Computer literacy (MS Office environment).

 

2.            LOCATION AND DURATION

 

             Starting period : May 2013

             Foreseen finishing period or duration: December 2013

             Piloting B certificate (4 weeks): September 2013

             Planning including the period for notification for placement of the staff as per art 16.4 a).

             Location(s) of assignment: Monrovia (with mission in rural areas where schools for teachers are working, particularly for the implementation piloting test phase).