Anahitajika Training Adviser Volunteer - Motor Vehicle Mechanics

Mtwara and Lindi, Tanzania

V E T A (Tanzania)

About VSO
VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview
The Volunteer will work collaboratively with teachers under the motor vehicle mechanics workshop within VETA (Vocational Education and Training Authority) in Mtwara and Lindi to improve the standards of the motor vehicle workshop. She/he will also support other advisors within the project on delivery of project objectives.

Skills, qualifications and experience required
Professional qualifications and experience:
Essential
 Degree and/ Diploma in Vocational training or QTS certification with particular experience in motor vehicle mechanics.
 Have at least two years experience in vocational training
 Experience in repair and maintenance of both light and heavy vehicles with use of diagnostic digital system to detect faults.

Desirable
 Good organizational and interpersonal skills
 Experience of working in a developing country.
 Experience in working with poor communities and community institution.

Preference is given to an applicant with background on industrial complex and vocational training experience. Also education background on international qualifications like City and Guilds or any other recognized will highly be considered.

How to apply
If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description to read more details about the position and the skills and experience we’re looking for. To submit your application, click on ‘Apply now’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

Application closing date
31 Mar 2018

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Training Adviser - Motor Vehicle Mechanics


Type of role: Teaching and education
Location: Mtwara and Lindi, Tanzania
Partner organisation: V E T A (Tanzania)
Application Closing Date: 31 Mar 2018


VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview
The Volunteer will work collaboratively with teachers under the motor vehicle mechanics workshop within VETA (Vocational Education and Training Authority) in Mtwara and Lindi to improve the standards of the motor vehicle workshop. She/he will also support other advisors within the project on delivery of project objectives.

Skills, qualifications and experience
Professional qualifications and experience:

Essential
 Degree and/ Diploma in Vocational training or QTS certification with particular experience in motor vehicle mechanics.
 Have at least two years experience in vocational training
 Experience in repair and maintenance of both light and heavy vehicles with use of diagnostic digital system to detect faults.

Desirable
 Good organizational and interpersonal skills
 Experience of working in a developing country.
 Experience in working with poor communities and community institution.

Preference is given to an applicant with background on industrial complex and vocational training experience. Also education background on international qualifications like City and Guilds or any other recognized will highly be considered.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job descriptionfor more information.

To submit your application, click on ‘Make an application’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

TO APPLY CLICK HERE

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Volunteer role: Nutrition Adviser


Type of role: Healthcare
Location: Kigoma, Tanzania
Application Closing Date: 28 Feb 2018

VSO is the world's leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are unique in the way we bring people together to share their skills and experience, generate insights and ideas and, most of all, take action against poverty and exclusion. It's a highly effective approach that works, and today is helping millions of people in some of the world's poorest communities lift themselves out of poverty.

Role overview
The Nutrition adviser will provide technical advice to the Regional Health Management Team (RHMT), Council Health Management Teams (CHMT’s) Nutrition Committees at the regional and district levels and health care workers on how improve individual behavior and household practices, promotion of collective actions in communities and creating enabling environment for good nutrition outcomes.

The volunteer will focus on developing sustainable nutrition interventions which involve social behavioral change and communication (SBCC) approach in health facilities and community in Kigoma region

Skills, qualifications and experience
• A degree in Nutrition, Masters is added advantage.
• Experience of working in nutrition in developing countries.
• Minimum of 5 years relevant work experience
• Teamwork, with the ability to work collaboratively in diverse groups.
• Ability to work in an institutional environment, hospital and health facility settings and in the community
• Experience and knowledge in Nutrion and general health.
• Proven coaching and mentoring skills
• Effective communications skills (report writing, verbally

Allowance and accommodation

All volunteers have an allowance paid in local currency. The allowance meets reasonable living expenses in country, but will not be enough to send money home.

VSO works with some of the poorest communities in the world which means accommodation varies and will be basic.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job descriptionfor more information.

To submit your application, click on ‘Make an application’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

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Entrepreneurship Adviser

Type of role: Advocacy policy and research
Location: Zanzibar, Tanzania
Application Closing Date: 21 Feb 2018
Interview date: TBC
Start date: 19th March 2018

VSO is the world's leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are unique in the way we bring people together to share their skills and experience, generate insights and ideas and, most of all, take action against poverty and exclusion. It's a highly effective approach that works, and today is helping millions of people in some of the world's poorest communities lift themselves out of poverty.

Role overview
The Ideal person will train and advise Students and Teachers on various topics on Entrepreneurship, Support staff by building their capacity on delivering courses on Entrepreneurship, Provide practical entrepreneurial skills to the tutors and students, Also Will support the already established and Create new groups of entrepreneurship for building more capacity and mentorship.

Skills, qualifications and experience
Bachelor’s degree in Business management or social science, Entrepreneurship, Economics or related is required

• Background on training, education or facilitation skills will be the most advantageous factor for this position.
• Communication – communicates at various levels depending on the audience and content of message, communicates the rights message, excellent in communication consistency between partners in the project
• Ability to inspire young people is highly recommended. Good inspirational speaking skills will be added advantage
• Analysis and creative problem-solving – proactive to deliver solutions to challenges, ability to identify the interest of the EEVT project and VETA. Ability to analyse and quickly grasp the fundamentals of a need. Able to find innovative ways of solving or pre-empting problems.
• Flexibility – ability to be proactive in changing environment of working, business management, entrepreneurship is desirable, experienced on people management and ability to work in a multinationals with flexibilities of cultural differences.
Allowance and accommodation

All volunteers have an allowance paid in local currency. The allowance meets reasonable living expenses in country, but will not be enough to send money home.

VSO works with some of the poorest communities in the world which means accommodation varies and will be basic.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job descriptionfor more information.

To submit your application, click on ‘Make an application’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

TO APPLY CLICK HERE

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Training Adviser - Motor Vehicle Mechanics

Type of role: Teaching and education
Location: Mtwara and Lindi, Tanzania
Partner organisation: V E T A (Tanzania)
Application Closing Date: 31 Mar 2018
Interview date: To be confirmed later
Start date: ASAP

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview
The Volunteer will work collaboratively with teachers under the motor vehicle mechanics workshop within VETA (Vocational Education and Training Authority) in Mtwara and Lindi to improve the standards of the motor vehicle workshop. She/he will also support other advisors within the project on delivery of project objectives.

Skills, qualifications and experience
Professional qualifications and experience:
Essential
 Degree and/ Diploma in Vocational training or QTS certification with particular experience in motor vehicle mechanics.
 Have at least two years experience in vocational training
 Experience in repair and maintenance of both light and heavy vehicles with use of diagnostic digital system to detect faults.

Desirable
 Good organizational and interpersonal skills
 Experience of working in a developing country.
 Experience in working with poor communities and community institution.

Preference is given to an applicant with background on industrial complex and vocational training experience. Also education background on international qualifications like City and Guilds or any other recognized will highly be considered.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job descriptionfor more information.

To submit your application, click on ‘Make an application’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

TO APPLY CLICK HERE

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Volunteer role: Food Production Adviser

Type of role: Engineering and technical
Location: Mtwara and Lindi, Tanzania
Partner organisation: V E T A (Tanzania)
Application Closing Date: 28 Feb 2018
Interview date: to be Confirmed
Start date: 2nd April 2018

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.
Role overview
The volunteer will work collaboratively with Vocational Education and Training Authority (VETA – Mtwara) in food production department. The volunteer will provide advice, teaching skills, coaching and where possible support the department to meet Industry standards .

Skills, qualifications and experience
Qualifications (essential):
Professional qualifications – essential
University degree/Advanced diploma in Food production or Diploma in Vocational training or QTS certification with particular experience in food production.
Professional skills/ competencies: - Desirable
Ability to work in multi partners’ project
Africa context experience preferable.
Good facilitation skills especially in vocational education or related aspect
Preference is given to a person with vocational education/training background or similar institution in hotels

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job descriptionfor more information.

To submit your application, click on ‘Make an application’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

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Food Production Adviser Volunteer

Type of role: Engineering and technical
Location: Mtwara and Lindi, Tanzania
Partner organisation: V E T A (Tanzania)
Application Closing Date: 28 Feb 2018
Interview date: to be Confirmed
Start date: 2nd April 2018

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview
The volunteer will work collaboratively with Vocational Education and Training Authority (VETA – Mtwara) in food production department. The volunteer will provide advice, teaching skills, coaching and where possible support the department to meet Industry standards .
Skills, qualifications and experience

Qualifications (essential):
Professional qualifications – essential
University degree/Advanced diploma in Food production or Diploma in Vocational training or QTS certification with particular experience in food production.
Professional skills/ competencies: - Desirable

Ability to work in multi partners’ project
Africa context experience preferable.
Good facilitation skills especially in vocational education or related aspect
Preference is given to a person with vocational education/training background or similar institution in hotels
If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job descriptionfor more information.
To submit your application, click on ‘Make an application’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

TO APPLY CLICK HERE

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Vacancy No.: UNAIDS/18/FT2

Title: Community Support Adviser, United Republic of Tanzania
Grade: NO-C
Contract type: Fixed-term Appointment
Duration of contract: 2 years
Date: 22 January 2018
Application Deadline: 21 February 2018

UNAIDS is an innovative United Nations partnership that leads and inspires the world in achieving universal access to HIV prevention, treatment, care and support.
UNAIDS' Cosponsors include UNHCR, UNICEF, WFP, UNDP, UNFPA, UNODC, UN Women, ILO, UNESCO, WHO and the World Bank. Visit the UNAIDS Web site at www.unaids.org

Organization unit: AI/RSJ Regional Support Team, East and South Africa (AI/RSJ)

Duty station: Zanzibar United Republic of Tanzania

MANDATE OF THE DEPARTMENT:
Provide leadership and coordinate support for an expanded UN system response to support countries towards ending the AIDS epidemic as part of the Sustainable Development Goals. To promote, support and provide guidance to national partners and the UN system in reaching Global AIDS targets by 2020 with a Fast-Track approach to rapidly scale up HIV services focused on populations and in locations most affected by the epidemic. Promote effective use of strategic information and documentation of trends on the epidemic and the response as well as provide intellectual leadership on the status of the response to HIV in the country.
Main tasks and Responsibilities of the Position:
Under the supervision of the UNAIDS Country Director, and working in close collaboration with the Department of Community Support, the incumbent is assigned all or part of the following responsibilities:

- Advise on, stimulate and foster engagement and coordination among civil society organizations in country level decision making mechanisms, supporting the leadership of people living with HIV, young people, women and key populations.

- Together with the team and other partners, work towards maximizing the potential of grant opportunities and bilateral aid available at national level to broker aligned, harmonized resources to address community priorities and resources for civil society organizations and communities, including for community systems strengthening.

- Build strategic alliances with civil society and communities to support tracking and monitoring government accountability for attainment of the 2016 Political Declaration and UNAIDS 2016-2021 Strategy targets, and the 2030 Agenda, including resources made available to different stakeholder groups in the governmental and non-governmental sectors.

- Support and strengthen alliances between HIV related civil society organisations and other social justice movements at regional and country level, including those relating to human rights, sexual and reproductive health and rights, women's rights, access to justice, among others.

- Share information, guidance and tools to country partners and civil society organizations; support demand creation for the inclusion in national AIDS plans of programmatic interventions addressing the integration of community responses, as well human rights and gender equality and diversity as they impact on prevention, treatment, care and support, with emphasis on reduction of discrimination, including in the health sector, stigma and punitive approaches to HIV and achieving scale and efficiency.

- Stay abreast of current/hot issues and tensions; provide UNAIDS leadership with strategic information and analysis, as well as provide support to communities during human rights crises.

- Provide technical input to social protection policies and programmes to ensure that they are HIV sensitive.

- Provide support to the Joint UN Team on AIDS and other partners to promote collaborative synergies for sustained and consistent support to networks and organizations for effective advocacy and inclusion of community priorities in the joint work planning.

- All other related duties as assigned.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Education:
Essential:
Advanced university degree in social science, public health, policy, human rights or international development. For internal candidates, a first university degree and 7 years of relevant work experience will be considered as equivalent.

Desirable:
Specialization in one of the above fields complemented by degree or studies in international relations, business/public administration or political or other social science.

Competencies:
UNAIDS Values

1. Commitment to the AIDS response
2. Integrity
3. Respect for diversity

Core competencies

1. Working in teams
2. Communicating with impact
3. Applying expertise
4. Driving change and innovation
5. Delivering results
6. Being accountable

Managerial competencies

1. Exercising sound judgement
2. Building relationships and Networks
3. Developing and empowering others


Experience:
Essential:
At least 5 years of professional experience at national and/or global/regional level, complemented by experience in at least one of the areas of communities led responses, human rights and gender equality based programs, policy analysis, international affairs, political and strategic planning. Broad experience in working with and mobilizing a range of external partners.

Desirable:
Experience in working with the UN system or other multilateral organizations. Experience working with key population networks.

Languages:
Essential:
Advanced knowledge of English.

Desirable:
Knowledge of another UN official language.
Additional Information:
Please note that only nationals of United Republic of Tanzania are eligible to apply.
Annual salary: (Net of tax)
117092 net in thousands of Schillings at single rate

Applicants will be required to take a test. Applicants will be contacted directly if selected for an interview.

Applications from people living with HIV are particularly welcome. Applications from women and from nationals

non- and under-represented member states are particularly encouraged.

Any appointment/extension of appointment is subject to the Staff Regulations and Rules of the World Health Organization (WHO) adjusted, as necessary, to take into account the particular operational needs of UNAIDS, and any subsequent amendments.

Only candidates under serious consideration will be contacted.

Note: The paramount consideration in the appointment, transfer or promotion of staff is the necessity of securing the highest standards of efficiency, competence and integrity. The medical criterion for recruitment is fitness to work in the particular post. The United Nations HIV/AIDS Personnel Policy clearly stipulates that no staff and/or potential candidates shall be discriminated against on the basis of real or perceived HIV status. HIV infection, in itself, does not constitute lack of fitness to work. There is no obligation to disclose HIV-related personal information.

Online applications are strongly encouraged to enable UNAIDS to store your profile in a permanent database. Please visit UNAIDS's e-Recruitment website at: https://erecruit.unaids.org. The system provides instructions for online application procedures.
All applicants are encouraged to apply online as soon as possible after the vacancy has been posted and well before the deadline stated in the vacancy announcement.
Currently accepting applications


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Volunteer role: Secure Livelihood Programme Adviser

Type of role: Business, management and IT
Location: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Application Closing Date: 31 Jan 2018
Interview date: to be Confirmed
Start date: 2nd of April 2018
VSO is the world's leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are unique in the way we bring people together to share their skills and experience, generate insights and ideas and, most of all, take action against poverty and exclusion. It's a highly effective approach that works, and today is helping millions of people in some of the world's poorest communities lift themselves out of poverty.

Role overview
The ideal Volunteer will manage the strategic development, implementation and successful delivery of the Secure livelihoods Programme, supporting all of VSO’s work in- country as required by the Head of Proggrame in order to optimize the VSO Tanzania contribution towards reducing poverty.

Skills, qualifications and experience
- You will have strong understanding of the economic and development context of Tanzania, excellent Program management skills, track record of program delivery.
- Excellent understanding of project cycle management tools to ensure effective planning, resourcing, implementation and review of programs and experience of organizational assessment, planning and review tools and processes.
- Practical experience of applying development issues at a project or community level. Able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of development issues. Experience and knowledge of the relevant program area.
- Proven experience of securing external funding and grants, including proposal and report writing. Evidence of understanding the challenges of donor and contract management and the implications for program management.
- Leadership and people management skills, experience of developing, coaching and managing high performing teams
- Experience of the financial management of budgets, including building a budget, monitoring and managing expenditure. Previous experience of having compiled financial reports
- Able to develop multiple ideas to solve an issue or situation and take a swift decision, including in a high risk situation.
- Able to adapt to new and demanding situations, with experience of living and working in developing countries.

Competent Data usage: including speedy collation and analysis of complex and high volume data, using appropriate Information Technology packages where necessary.

Able to travel and work long hours, including work away from the home base for up to 30% of time, both within the country and occasionally internationally.

The persons we are looking for will be qualified to degree level and have at least 5 years of experience.
Allowance and accommodation

All volunteers have an allowance paid in local currency. The allowance meets reasonable living expenses in country, but will not be enough to send money home.

VSO works with some of the poorest communities in the world which means accommodation varies and will be basic.
If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job descriptionfor more information.
To submit your application, click on ‘Make an application’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

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Education Adviser

Bukoba, Tanzania

VSO Tanzania

About VSO
VSO is the world's leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are unique in the way we bring people together to share their skills and experience, generate insights and ideas and, most of all, take action against poverty and exclusion. It's a highly effective approach that works, and today is helping millions of people in some of the world's poorest communities lift themselves out of poverty.

Role overview
The ideal person will Support the schools to; provide quality education by promoting teachers professional development and Empower teachers with skills of using child centred methodologies. Also Ensure the project activities are delivered on time as per project Annual work plan, work in a team with to ensure quality and timely project delivery. The person will equip teacher with child centred methodologies skills.

Skills, qualifications and experience required
• Degree holder(Bachelor of Education)
• Experienced of Classroom teaching in primary or secondary school or college not less than 5 experience.

Experience of in-service training
Allowance and accommodation
All volunteers have an allowance paid in local currency. The allowance meets reasonable living expenses in country, but will not be enough to send money home.
VSO works with some of the poorest communities in the world which means accommodation varies and will be basic.

How to apply
If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description to read more details about the position and the skills and experience we’re looking for. To submit your application, click on ‘Apply now’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

Application closing date 24 Jan 2018

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