Provincial Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) Coordinator
Humanity and Inclusion Humanity and Inclusion (HI) has been active in Lao P.D.R. since 1996. The organization’s vision is of a Lao society where all adults and children live as equal individuals in a safe environment. HI is currently seeking a qualified and motivated person to work in the position of Provincial Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) Coordinator for USAID Learn to Read project.
The main goal for USAID Learn to Read to improve the reading skills of all children in pre-primary level through to Grade 2 with a particular focus on non-Lao speaking children and children with disabilities. There are three organisations working in partnership on this project which is funded by USAID. Save the Children is the lead partner and implementer in two provinces Xiengkhuang and Vientiane Province with Room to Read implementing in Champasak and Attapeu provinces. HI will provide technical input on gender equality, social inclusion and inclusive education to the two implementing partners.
Position type: Full Time.
Duration: one year with possibility of extention.
Base location: Champasak Province (based at Room to Read Office in Champasak).
Overview of the position
The Provincial GESI Coordinator will support the USAID Learn to Read (the Activity) implementing partner, Room to Read (RtR) in the South (Champasak and Attapue provinces) in the overall implementation of the Activity’s Gender and Integration Development Action Plan (GIDAP) which is led by Humanity & Inclusion (HI) for the Activity. The Provincial GESI Coordinator will receive technical guidance from the GESI Specialist employed by HI to enable integration of GESI within all the activities undertaken in the target schools and communities and support the Activity’s teams in the north and the south to ensure the principles of inclusion are adhered to.
Main responsibilities and activities:
The full Job Description of the position can be found on the following website: http://directoryofngos.org
HI offers approximate net salary LAK 7,236,000 - LAK 7.892.000 + 10% relocation + benefits (13th month, insurances, SSO, etc.).
Applicants should email a letter of interest (no more than one page) and CV with containing the contact details of 3 references and valid Criminal Record Check to email: email@example.com by 25 August 2019 please state clearly in the Email subject the position being applied for. HI welcomes applications from women and persons with disabilities. Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Humanity and Inclusion: PO Box: 2496, 51/1 Hongkae Road, Ban Sisangvone, Vientiane Tel: (021) 412 110; FAX: (021) 416 242; Humanity and Inclusion is an equal opportunity employer. Women and people living with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
All the candidates are informed that, all along the recruitment process: Humanity and Inclusion cannot ask the candidates for any money or incentive to select them.
Humanity and Inclusion cannot accept any money or incentive from the candidates to select them.
This USAID Learn to Read Activity Funded by USAID and led by Save the Children Laos who is the child rights based organization leading the activity.
Save the Children’s safe recruitment is central to the safeguarding of children and young people that we come into contact with, and support through our programmes. We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
Save the children is an equal opportunities employer, qualified females, persons with disability and candidates from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Humanity and Inclusion (HI) has been active in Lao P.D.R. since 1996. The organization’s vision is of a Lao society where all adults and children live as equal individuals in a safe environment.