Job Vacancy: Education Coordinator


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Job Description

Job TITLE: Education Coordinator

OPEN TO/ ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: All qualified candidates

DURATION: 6 months (with possible extension)

LOCATION: Yerevan, Armenia (with frequent travel in the region).

The Coordinator serves as the academic manager of the FPWC projects, and is directly responsible and accountable for ensuring the fulfillment of educational goals and outcomes.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, plan and implement academic activities and workshops related to the projects
  • Maintain comprehensive, up-to-date, and accurate records of the trainings
  • Provide documentation for monthly, quarterly and annual reports
  • Participate in Education and Team meetings and events, all FPWC meetings, and other meetings as requested
  • Develop a solid curriculum to ensure outcomes and course scheduling
  • Manage daily trainings within budgetary constraints
  • Oversight responsibility for hiring, training and evaluating
  • Supervise the completion of evaluations, and assessment of development plans
  • Lead student retention activities that include, but are not limited to: contacting absent students, finding new students, build relationships with urban young people and young adults, and assist them in developing a plan for lifelong learning and academic development
  • Contribute to the overall success of the FPWC projects as a whole

Education and experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree; Master's preferred.
  • Minimum two years’ experience of relevant work.
  • Experience in a proprietary, vocational institution developing courses, managing accreditation outcomes and an understanding of pedagogy.

Key competencies:

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent knowledge of English, Russian and Armenian languages
  • Ability and willingness to work with youth and villagers
  • Ability to travel and stay overnight if necessary
  • Problem analysis and assessment
  • Judgment and problem solving
  • Planning and organizing
  • Information gathering and monitoring
  • Coaching skills

 SALARY:

Based on qualifications and work experience.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

Please send your CV's and cover letters to the following address: info@fpwc.org and agnesa.karapetyan@fpwc.orgmentioning "Education Coordinator” in the subject line of your message.

Deadline for Applications: 31th August 2014

ABOUT COMPANY:

The Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) was established in 2002. One of the main aims of FPWC is to raise public awareness for the preservation of Armenia’s unique natural heritage. Pursuing this goal FPWC provides environmental education for children and youths, organizes environmental festivals and campaigns as well as other projects such as production of documentaries about nature.