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Education Program Assistant -Kisumu

Business Development
International Development Group
2104O Requisition #
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Minimum Required Education & Experience

  • BED/ BA and five(5) years of experience working in education sector; major in either Kiswahili and English languages is an added advantage
  • Experience with data collection and research studies, especially literacy and early mathematics is an added advantage
  • Experience supervising and training data collectors;
  • Knowledge of Kiswahili and English instruction in Kenya;
  • Experience working in urban slum areas;
  • Demonstrated flexibility, adaptability and the ability to perform and collaborate under challenging conditions.
  • Strong planning, community mobilization and inter-cultural communication skills required.
  • Experienced in working with youth Groups implementing Education Programs
  • Experience working on a donor-funded project pertaining to technical and organization capacity development.


Skills & Abilities

  • Fluency in English and Kiswahili required.
  • Good communication and listening skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to handle conflicting priorities
  • Report writing skills is an added advantage

As a global employer of choice, RTI is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion and belonging in the workplace and the communities and markets where we serve our mission. We value diversity of thought, culture, background and perspective and welcome applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, creed, citizenship status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws or RTI policy.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Further information is available here.

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