Education Officer (Mother tongue – Arabic)

Submit until: (Ελληνικά) 27/10/2017
Location: (Ελληνικά) Αθήνα

Location: Athens

Position: Education Officer (Mother tongue – Arabic)

Location: Athens

Starting Date: ASAP

Status:  Part Time

Child Safeguarding Policy

Level 3 The job holder will have regular contact with children

Generic responsibilities

  • Provide after-school Arabic language classes according to refugee and migrant population needs
  • Develop an educational curriculum targeting and addressing the needs of different age groups of teenagers and children
  • Provide homework support for the children who attend formal education
  • Oversee distributions of teaching and learning material according to the population’s needs
  • Update and maintain effective workplans
  • Ensure on-going monitoring, tracking and reporting of classes
  • Develop and maintain effective filing systems, both electronic and hardcopy
  • Support education, recreational and various activities
  • Contribute to the identification of vulnerabilities and facilitate referrals to available support
  • Engage with parents, schools and communities in order to improve attendance and respond to students’ needs


  • Excellent command of Arabic and at least of one more language, either Greek or English
  • Masters or Bachelor’s degree in Education (any subject) or Arabic Language will be a strong asset
  • Professional (or volunteer) 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
  • Energetic, enthusiastic and able to motivate others
  • Demonstrate professionalism, commitment, integrity, strength of character and perseverance
  • Inter-culturally aware with well-developed interpersonal skills
  • Show a strong work ethic
  • Able to work as part of a team while using initiative within work requirements


  • Previous experience working in a multicultural environment is a strong advantage
  • Experience in training of trainers/facilitators skills
  • Experience in report writing and excellent computer skills

If you are interested in applying, please fill send your CV and motivation letter to by Friday, October 27th, 2017, mentioning in the email subject “SN Education Officer (Mother tongue – Arabic) (Athens)

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

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

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