consultant sourcing and project management
|Technical Assistance to Strengthening the e-Learning of the National School of Government|
|Experts||E1||One Category 1 Education, Training and Development expert|
|E2||One Category 2 Organisational Development expert|
|Commencement||23 June 2014|
|E1||90 working days|
|Language skills||Fluency in spoken and written English.|
|Deadline||13.05.2014 12:00:00Recruitment 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|
Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
|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.
The NSG requires services of a qualified service provider to provide support with the conceptualisation of the development of specific strategies and processes with associated tools to mainstream the delivery of quality eLearning in the public sector.
The expert shall provide the following services and perform all these tasks in order to meet the objectives of this assignment:
o Diagnostic capacity – capacity of managers to analyse performance strengths and weaknesses in order to identify what capacity development, and specifically learning and development is needed to improve performance.
o Capacity of managers to specify and plan to achieve learning and development outcomes at individual, unit and organisational level and use this to monitor and evaluate relevance and effectiveness of interventions and their impact on performance.
o Capacity of supervisors to mentor, coach and support staff in the application of learning or the implementation, consolidation and sustaining of development initiatives.
Language of the Specific Contract
The language of the contract and assignment will be English.
Sub-contracting is not foreseen as part of this assignment
A team comprising of one Category 1 expert and one Category 2 expert is required.
One Category 1 Education, Training and Development expert with the following profile and expertise is required:
One Category 2 Organisational Development expert with the following profile and expertise is required:
Category 1 expert will be allocated 90 work days
Category 2 expert will be allocated 30 work days
Both experts will be required for briefing/inception meeting on 02 June 2014 at the NSG
The assignment will be executed over a period of 168 calendar days with 90 working days allocated to Category 1 expert and 30 working days allocated to Category 2 expert.
The indicative starting date of the assignment is 23 June 2014
Foreseen finishing period:
It is expected that all required deliverables be delivered on or before 14 November 2014
Location of assignment:
The location of the assignment will be Pretoria. Office space will be provided in the National School of Government but the experts need to provide their own laptops.