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Support to the Education Sector in the Kyrgyz Republic

Education, employment, social and culture

Location Kyrgyz Republic
Status/Reference tender
Agency/Donor EC
Experts KE1 Senior Team Leader, Education sector reform specialist
  KE2 Senior TVET Expert
commencement starting in January 2014
MISSION duration 30 months
Number work days KE1 250 working days
  KE2 200 working days
Language  skills English, Proficiency in Russian would be a strong advantage
Deadline 08. October 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.)

 

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

Support to the Education Sector in the Kyrgyz Republic

Project categories: Education, employment, social and culture

 

Job position: Team Leader / Senior Expert

Project period:        30 months, starting in January 2014

Duration of assignment:       250 working days

 

Project description:

 

Job description:

Team Leader/Senior Expert, with the overall responsibility to coordinate the project, to support the Government in meeting the conditionalities related to the progress in education sector for budget support, to manage the experts, to liaise with all the stakeholders, to closely coordinate with the Technical Assistance (TA) of other budget support operations and with the Multi Donor Trust Fund (MDTF), to provide technical expertise through ad hoc assistance, training and seminars as needed.

 

Qualifications:

Qualification and skills:

• Master’s degree or a bachelor’s degree3 (where a university degree has been awarded on completion of three years study in a university or equivalent institution) in the field of education, economics or finance or minimum of 15 years of professional experience in education area.

 

General professional experience:

• Minimum 8 but preferably 12 years of relevant professional experience to the project.

 

Specific professional experience:

• Minimum 5 but preferably 8 years of experience in education sector reform;

• Experience in drafting national socio-economic strategies/policies in at least one, but preferably two former Soviet Union countries;

• Experience in leading teams in the public sector and/or in donor funded programmes gained in at least one but preferably three programmes of similar complexity;

• Experience in minimum one but preferably three EU-funded projects;

• Knowledge of financial aspects of the decentralisation/local self-governance process in at least one former Soviet Union country or former Socialist Eastern European country;

• Experience in Education Strategy Costing would be a strong advantage;

• Proficiency in English;

• Proficiency in Russian would be a strong advantage.

 

TVET Expert / Senior Expert

Project period:        30 months, starting in January 2014

Duration of assignment:       200 working days

 

Technical and Vocational Education Expert (TVET expert), with knowledge and experience in comprehensive management of vocational education policy and mechanism, development of curricular and establishment of close links with the labour market, with the ability to deliver technical advice, training and seminars as well as study as needed.

Qualifications:

Qualifications and Skills:

• A bachelors degree4 (where a university degree has been awarded on completion of three years study in a university or equivalent institution) but preferably a Master in education or other relevant discipline or 15 years of relevant professional experience.

 

General professional experience:

• Minimum 8 but preferably 12 years of relevant professional experience;

 

Specific professional experience:

• Minimum of 6 but preferably 12 years of experience in the management and organization of TVET reforms;

• Specific experience in TVET Reform assisting Governmental institutions in developing and delivering TVET curriculum and management gained in at least one, but preferably two former Soviet Union countries and/or former Socialist Eastern European countries;

• A minimum of 5 years experience in conducting training to raise capacity in education sector institutions;

• Proficiency in English;

• Proficiency in Russian would be a strong advantage.