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Job Code:

558678/ 002

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Country:

Ethiopia

Sector:

Education and Training, Agriculture

Project Title:

A-TVET for Green Innovations

Position:

2 national Long-term experts in the fields “Farm Mechanisation” and “Crop production”

Current
Project
Status
:

Proposal

Project
Duration
:

01.10.2017 – 30.09.2020

Assignment
Duration
:

Up to 66 person-months for 2 experts

 

Background:

The project approach is to promote smallholders wheat and faba bean production through dissemination of economic innovations through existing institutions and to strengthen the the capacity of partner institutions. A focus is on training farmers on the use of innovations to improve their farming practices and showcase the benefits of selected interventions; best farming practices are to be disseminated, adopted and practised from start to end of the two value chains. The resulting increase in income for smallholder famers is expected to open up better market opportunities. 
The project cooperates with the programmes “Contributing to sustainable agricultural productivity in Ethiopia/SSAP” and “Agricultural Mechanisation and Technology for Smallholder Productivity (AMTP)”. The project is embedded in a broad-based development policy approach and is coherent with the Agricultural Growth Programme (AGP), a national flagship project.

Job
description:
  • Development and implementation of A-TVET programmes in the fields of “Farm Mechanisation” and “Crop production”;
  • Development of occupational profiles, curriculum development;
  • Vocational pedagogy and didactics;
  • Qualification of vocational teachers;
  • Delivery and organisation of cooperative vocational education and testing.
Candidate's profile:
  • University degree (Bachelor) in related subjects to technical and vocational education and training;
  • at least 5 year working experience in Agricultural TVET, in developing ToT systems in TVET institutions and implementing ToT programmes or planning and implementation of agricultural extension programmes;
  • knowledge of the TVET and skills development system in Ethiopia;
  • interdisciplinary thinking and training experience;
  • socio-cultural and intercultural skills;
  • Good proficiency in English, spoken and written.
Application deadline:

15.05.2017

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