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Skills Development Expert , Georgia

Job Details

Country: 
Georgia
Position: 
Skills Development Expert
Department: 
Education and Employment Promotion
Status: 
Tender
Published: 
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Deadline: 
2019-05-31
Name of project: 
Technical Assistance to Skills Development for Matching Labour Market Needs
Task description: 

Key expert 1: Skills Development Expert (minimum 770 working days)

Key expert 1 is responsible for implementation and coordination of skills development, youth and entrepreneurial learning activities and will operate in a full coordination with the Team Leader and other team members.

Qualifications: 

Qualifications and skills

  • At least Master degree in a discipline relevant to the assignment or, in its absence, a minimum of 5 years' experience additional to the general professional experience required below;
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken);
  • Computer literacy.

General professional experience

  • A minimum of 10 years of professional experience in education/skills development sector;

Specific professional experience

  • A minimum of 7 years of experience linked to skills development, VET and/or LLL policy analysis and development involving government institutions and social partners;
  • A minimum 1 year of experience in VET governance, policy and/or quality assurance;
  • A minimum 1 year of experience as key expert in at least 1 donor funded project;
  • Experience in providing policy advice and technical assistance to ministries and public institutions in EU Member State, Candidate or potential Candidate country (https://ec.europa.eu/neighbourhood-enlargement/countries/check-current-s...) or in Eastern Partnership country in the area of skills development, VET and/or LLL will be an asset;
  • Experience in working in public institutions/educational agencies or equivalent dealing with initial VET and/or Continuing Vocational Training and/or LLL will be an asset;
  • Experience in capacity development programmes will be an asset;
  • Experience in youth policy and entrepreneurship will be an asset;
  • Experience in supervising a team and/or leading a research/policy initiatives will be an asset;
  • Experience as key expert in at least 1 EU funded project will be an asset.
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