وظائف شاغرة لدى هيئة الاغاثة الدولية

السبت، 30 ديسمبر 2017


تعلن هيئة الاغاثة الدولية عن حاجتها الى :

Student Advisor

Title: Student advisor                 
Reports to: Field coordinator
Start date: February 16, 2018
Location: Azraq and Zaatari refugee camps (Jordan)
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Position Summary
Under the supervision of the Field coordinator, and in close collaboration with RI’s remedial education team, Student advisor will provide comprehensive support for students in grades 10 and above, i.e. students who attend remedial classes and prepare for Tawjihi exam. More specifically, Student advisor will provide training in a range of skills that are needed in order for students to pass exams and succeed in a variety of post-secondary opportunities.  

Position Responsibilities and Duties
  • Provide career advice for high school students.  
  • Support students in applying for scholarships, including identifying available opportunities as well as support in preparing needed paperwork.
  • Follow up on students who pass Tawjihi exam and enroll in post-secondary education by collecting feedback and sharing it with RI field management.
  • Follow up on the needs of students who do not pass Tawjihi exam and propose and lead on activities to address challenges for passing exams.
  • Organise a range of activities such as educational and recreational field trips outside the camp or open university days within the camp.
  • Link students with existing youth networks within the camp and outside the camp.
  • Identify additional, creative and innovative supplementary learning opportunities.
  • Develop and implement a series of workshops aimed at mastering students’ 21st century skills (including but not limited to: critical thinking and problem solving; communications and collaboration; creativity and innovation; information literacy; media literacy, ICT literacy; flexibility and adaptability, initiative and self-direction, social and cross-cultural interaction, productivity and accountability, etc).
  • Provide support in recruiting and managing international and national volunteers inside the camp, particularly English language volunteers.
  • Lead in orgnanisation of events, recreational activities, and extracurricular opportunities for students and parents.
  • Perform other duties as needed.

Qualifications and requirements:
Minimum requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience and passion for working with adolescents and youth
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Creative, innovative, positive and energetic personality
  • Motivator and influencer
  • Flexible, understanding, and adaptable; able to work in a low-resource environment
  • Experience in delivering trainings/workshops, coaching, mentoring
  • Interested/Skills in and knowledgeable about variety of things
  • Excellent English language skills
Preferred:
  • Master’s degree
  • Study/work experience abroad
  • Work experience with Syrian refugee youth
RI Values:
We uphold the Humanitarian Principles: humanity, neutrality, impartiality and operational independence.
We value:
  • Inclusiveness
  • Transparency and accountability
  • Agility and innovation
  • Collaboration
  • Sustainability