EDUCATION OUT LOUD
NGO Education Partnership (NEP)
EOL Project Name: “Strengthening the quality of education policy advocacy, dialogue, and delivery through CSO inclusion, participation, communication, and capacity building”. 2020-2021.
|This consultant will receive technical orientation about the project from the NEP focal point for the evaluation. The NEP provides overall supervision of the consultancy; and all payments require approval of the NEP Director. The consultant(s) will be responsible for logistics, communication and secretarial work; as well as for the administration of all methodological tools such as questionnaires, focus groups, etc. RMU MEL advisor is given the opportunity to submit comments to the evaluation draft report. A technical evaluation follow-up committee will be set up at NEP level. It will consist of the consultant, NEP, RMU MEL Advisor/Manager, and representative from RC. Any member of the committee may request a meeting of this committee in case of technical difficulties, such as understanding a tool or delays in the production of the deliverables, etc.|
|The consultant who MUST be independent from the NEP and stakeholders should have the following skills/experience/qualifications:
– Hold a Master´s Degree in international development, social sciences, economy, political science or monitoring and evaluation.
– Have minimum 5 years´ experience in working in international development programs.
– At least 3-4 years experiences of conducting project evaluation related to international development cooperation.
– Be qualified as evaluator of development projects in the social area with expertise in applying human rights based approach and gender perspective.
– Have experience in working in different national development contexts and/or at regional/global level
– Technical knowledge to development of social policies, preferably education policies.
– Knowledge to the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.
– Excellent writing skills in English (demonstration of writing skill is required with submission of previous reports)
– Availability in November 2021- January 2022
The consultant will receive support in the following aspects:
The selection process of the national external and independent consultant will be agreed with the RMU with the aim of assuring a transparent selection process.
Title: Membership and Communication Officer
Location: NEP Phnom Penh Office
Period: An initial contract for one year period with a probation for three months (a further contract extension is highly potential, due to fund availability and staff performance)
Monthly Salary Rank: 700 – 850 USD (plus other benefits, according to NEP’s standards)
Project Title: “Strengthening the quality of education policy advocacy, dialogue, and delivery through CSO inclusion, participation, communication, and capacity building”.
The NGO Education Partnership (NEP) is a membership organization that coordinates dialogue and cooperation among education sector stakeholders to improve the quality and accessibility of educational services in Cambodia. At present NEP has a total of 152 member organizations, out of which 100 are local NGOs (LNGO) and 52 International NGOs (INGOs).
Since 2002, the NGO Education Partnership (NEP) has supported the consolidation of positions of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) working in the education sector in Cambodia. NEP in cooperation with Oxfam Ibis received a grant to participate in the Education Out Loud (EOL) Initiative of the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) to implement its project “Strengthening the quality of education policy advocacy, dialogue, and delivery through CSO inclusion, participation, communication, and capacity building”. The project duration is 2 years from January 2020 – December 2021. The objectives of the action are to (1) improve the capacity for conducting policy analysis and ensuring capacity to develop policy briefs, (2) strengthening CSO capacity on Policy Dialogue and Monitoring, and (3) Impactful and inclusive influencing of Policy, Planning & Review.
How to Apply
Interested candidate is requested to summit CVs and Cover Letter (in one pdf file) addressing your interests of the position to NEP at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application deadline is September 23, 2021 at 11:59 pm; the interview will be in the last week of September, 2021; and the start date will be in October, 2021. The late application will not be considered. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for the interview.
***NEP provides the equal opportunity to all the candidates, but women are encouraged to apply.