Education Technical Specialists for Anticipated USAID Education Project in Nigeria

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Chemonics International is seeking technical experts for the anticipated USAID-funded Leveraging Education Assistance Resources in Nigeria (USAID/LEARN) activity.

Chemonics International, a U.S. based international development consulting firm, is seeking applicants for long-term positions for an anticipated early grade reading project in Nigeria. The activity is anticipated to work in Sokoto and Bauchi, and other states to be determined in Nigeria. The purpose of the activity is to achieve improved reading outcomes for pupils in grades 1 through 3 and support Nigerian student enrollment, attendance, and retention.

Chemonics is seeking technical experts to lead program activities in the following areas:

  • Systems Strengthening
  • Classroom and Reading Instruction
  • Parent and Community Engagement
  • Education Policy Support
  • Teacher Professional Development, Coaching, and Supervision
  • Social and Emotional Learning
  • EGR Materials Development


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, in education or related field; Master’s degree preferred
  • Prior experience with USAID projects highly preferred
  • Proven track record in successful delivery of technical assistance
  • Managerial/supervisory experience
  • Experience working collaboratively with the Government of Nigeria, international donors, and
  • local organizations
  • At least 5 years of experience working in education in Nigeria
  • Fluency in English and Hausa required

How to apply

Please send your CV and cover letter to the email address Please indicate your area of technical expertise in the subject line of your email. Finalists will be contacted. The deadline for submission of applications is July 24, 2020. For more information on Chemonics, please visit