Educational Officer (Math and Science)

Submit until: 22/10/2017
Location: Thessaloniki

Location: Thessaloniki

Job title: Educational Officer (Math and Science)

Starting Date: ASAP

Status: Full Time

Child Safeguarding Policy

Level 3 The job holder will have regular contact with children

Generic responsibilities

  1. Provide after-school Math and Science classes according to refugee and migrant population needs
  2. Expand and build on the existing educational curriculum, targeting and addressing the needs of different age groups of children and youth
  3. Provide homework support for the children who attend formal education
  4. Oversee distributions of teaching and learning material according to the population’s needs
  5. Update and maintain effective workplans
  6. Ensure on-going monitoring, tracking and reporting of classes
  7. Develop and maintain effective filing systems, both electronic and hardcopy
  8. Support education, recreational and various activities
  9. Contribute to the identification of vulnerabilities and facilitate access to available aid
  10. Engage with parents, schools and communities in order to improve attendance and address students’ needs

Qualifications

Essential

  • Degree – Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics/Science (eg Physics, Chemistry) or Primary Education or any other relevant field
  • Excellent Greek and preferably English
  • At least 1 year of professional experience in educational programs for refugees or rural/vulnerable communities
  • Strong analytical and administrative skills in the management of educational programs and mainly primary education
  • Excellent Computer skills

Desired

  • Masters or Bachelor’s degree in Intercultural Education will be an advantage
  • Experience teaching non-native speakers
  • Proven knowledge of training, curriculum development, implementation and educational administration
  • Experience in training of trainers/facilitators skills
  • Knowledge of report writing
  • Knowledge of Arabic or Farsi will be an advantage

If you are interested in applying, please fill send your CV and motivation letter to recruitment@solidaritynow.org by Sunday, October 22, 2017, mentioning in the email subject “ “SN Educational Officer_Math/Science­­_Thessaloniki”

SN is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities and from vulnerable and disadvantaged groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Recruitment processes reflect SN’s commitment to keeping children safe from harm and abuse. Employment is subject to SN Child protection standards, including background checks and adherence to SN Child Safeguarding Policy.

Due to the urgency of recruitment, SN reserves the right to complete the process even before the deadline for CV submissions.