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MoEYS and KAPE seek qualified Cambodian nationals to fill 7 positions based at the National Institute of Education

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MoEYS & Kampuchean Action for Primary Education, a local NGO based in Kampong Cham, seek qualified Cambodian nationals to fill 7 positions based at the National Institute of Education in Phnom Penh for a newly inaugurated program to train teachers for the New Generation School reforms being implemented by the Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sport.  New Generation Schools are a key educational reform that MoEYS is implementing in 10 schools. KAPE will be supporting MoEYS in these efforts by establishing a permanent training center at the National Institute of Education (NIE) in Phnom Penh to train small NGS teacher cohorts of about 25 individuals each year. This program is being supported by several development partners including the Franks Family Foundation and Child Fund as well as the Ministry of Economy & Finance. Trainees with a 4-year degree and one year of training at the National Institute of Education will be awarded a Master’s Degree by MoEYS after completing this 1-year program.

The agency welcomes both men and women to apply for advertised posts as well as candidates who are physically challenged or who come from ethnic minority groups. Expressions of interest should be received by 20 March 2019.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

 

1. NGS TRAINING CENTER MANAGER (1)

  • PhD in Educational Management, or related field
  • At least 5 years of work experience in managing educational programs focusing on educational quality, pedagogy, and other topics.
  • Institutional management skills and the ability to effectively lead a team.
  • Training ability and experience in curriculum development
  • Strong leadership skills and dynamic creativity in developing strong partnership with government
  • Consensual management style and democratic decision-making abilities
  • Good understanding of pedagogical concepts
  • English language and report writing skills a necessity in order to maintain regular contact with the donor and adviser.

2. TEACHER MENTOR (2)

  • Master’s Degree in Education or Teaching (or the equivalent)
  • At least 5 years of experience in training teachers at the secondary school level.
  • Strong training ability and knowledge of curriculum development, particularly training modules in pedagogy
  • Ability to be a professional role model for instructors and trainees; to provide emotional support to trainees; and to broker professional opportunities on behalf of trainees.
  • Ability to foster critical and creative thinking among teachers and young people and new pedagogies (e.g., Constructivist Learning)
  • Strong understanding of mentoring concepts
  • English language and report writing skills a necessity in order to maintain regular contact with the donor and adviser.

3. INSTRUCTORS (4)

  • The program needs 4 individuals with one or more of the following areas of expertise: (i) Professional Teaching Ethics and Mentoring Principles; (ii) English for Educational Research; (iii) ICT in Education; and (iv) General Methodological Principles and Systems
  •  Master’s Degree in Education or Teaching (or the equivalent)
  • At least 3 years of experience in training teachers at the secondary school level
  • Excellent English Language skills.
  • Ability to teach trainees in a seminar style, assign research projects, and develop course syllabus programs.
  • Ability to assess trainees using innovative techniques such as portfolio assessment, presentations, etc.
  • Strong ability to integrate ICT in one’s teaching.

 

Starting salaries are negotiable and will depend on experience levels and previous salary history. Interested applicants should submit Cover Letter & CVs on or before 20 March 2019 at 5:00PM. Certificates need not be provided at this time. Candidates are encouraged to keep CVs to 3 pages or less. Please ensure that acronyms are spelled out. Interested applicants may submit cover letter and CV to:

 

Attention: Mr. Chuon Saran (HR); KAPE NGS Training Center Positions, c/o New Generation School Main Office #51 Rue Pasteur, Phnom Penh (on the Southeast Corner of the Preah Sisovath HS Campus). or by email at: (saran@kapekh.org), and CC: Mr. Ol Run, Senior National Adviser email at: (run@kapekh.org)

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