The Reading and Numeracy Activity (RANA) is a 3-year (2015-2018) UNICEF-funded early primary grades reading pilot project implemented in partnership with FHI360, in collaboration with the Federation of Muslim Women’s’ Associations in Nigeria, governments of Katsina and Zamfara states respectively. RANA aims to improve literacy and numeracy for girls and boys in primary grades 1-3 in the supported states. It is assisting 100 formal Schools and Integrated Qur’anic Schools (IQS) in each of the states.
We are looking for qualified candidates for the position of Community Mobilization Assistants, to join the team in Katsina State. The candidates should be based in one of the three supported LGA (Batsari, Kankia or Rimi).
Position: Community Mobilization Assistants
Minimum Recruitment Standard:
Expertise in community mobilization, stakeholder’s analysis and strategic planning.
Computer literate and proficient in the use of Word Processing, Spreadsheets; excellent in Report Writing, Oral and Interpersonal Communication Skills.
Hands-on experience in design, monitoring and evaluation of community development projects is an added advantage.
Should be a Degree holder or its recognized equivalent with at least one year relevant
experience with International Development Programme.
Demonstrate ability to work with Government, Partners and/or Local Government structures, and school settings. Proven expertise in Hausa language.
Demonstrate experienced in coordination of community based meetings, setting realistic priorities, and planning for successful implementation of RANA activities.
S/he is able to make independent decisions and actions in his/her field of activity.
Must be a resident of one of the three supported Local Government Areas (i.e Batsari, Kankia or Rimi LGAs)
Method of application:
Interested candidates should forward his/her resume (C.V) and a cover letter in a single MS Word or PDF document to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 23rd August, 2017.
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and applications sent electronically (via e-mail) with the job title and locations clearly indicated as the subject will be considered.