Monitoring & Evaluation Officer, NO-A level, Jayapura, Indonesia (TA Post# 101110)
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Title: Monitoring & Evaluation Officer
Type of Contract: Temporary Appointment
Duty Station: Jayapura
Duration: 364 days
Purpose of the Position
The Rural and Remote Education Initiative for Papuan Provinces programme targets 120 primary schools in rural and remote areas with the objective to test effective and sustainable approaches for improvement of learning outcomes of literacy in early grades in rural and remote areas of Tanah Papua (Jayapura, Biak, Timika, Jayawijaya, Manokwari and Sorong districts). The initiative is positioned within the Education for Early Childhood and Adolescent Development component of the UNICEF country programme of cooperation with the Government of Indonesia, for the 2016-2020 period.
The initiative provides teacher professional development for improved early-grade and multi grade teaching to rural and remote schools and teachers using a number of strategies that rely on mobile teams, mobile teachers or mobile mentors to outreach to schools or local clusters of schools. The programme goal is: Improved learning outcomes of literacy in early grades in rural and remote areas of Papua and West Papua. To achieve this goal, the programme is planned around two key pillars, each addressing selected constraints that negatively impact on the education of children living in rural and remote areas of Papua and West Papua:
Pillar 1- piloting strategies to strengthen the quality of early grade literacy in rural/remote areas
Pillar 2 – strengthening local governments' understanding of and capacity to improve education service deliverer in the remote areas.
The monitoring and evaluation (M&E) system of the programme includes a comprehensive array of monitoring activities, teacher and student assessments, community survey methods and pilot evaluation studies, based on accepted international standards. The M&E focuses on programme-level activities and aims to monitor performance (progress) toward achieving planned results, in support of communicating findings and lessons learned to key stakeholders.
UNICEF is seeking two temporary appointments to fulfil the role of Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, for an 11 month period in 2017. Applicants must be Indonesian nationals
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UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organization. To apply, click on the following link http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=502389