Zambia Open Community Schools Job Vacancy Project Officer -

Zambia Open Community Schools Job Vacancy Projec...

Zambia Open Community Schools  -  Lusaka,    Closes: October 18, 2018

Education / Teachers / Professors / Lecturers / Academics

Job Description

ZOCS    seeks to recruit qualified candidates, preferably Ndola and Kabwe Residents, who are self -motivated and result oriented to fill the following positions:




This Position will oversee and implement the Project’s operations in selected Community Schools at the District Level.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Provide oversight in the planning, implementation and monitoring of project activities in the selected Community Schools of the District.
  • Manage the Equipment of the District Resource Centre including Teacher Training Materials.
  • Collaborate with SUAS Educational Development in the design of the Teacher Training Programme and its Implementation.
  • Manage the Project Budget allocated to selected Community Schools of the District.
  • Collect data from the selected Community Schools and submit to the Project Coordinator.
  • Work closely with Zonal Insert Coordinators in monitoring and mentorship of trained teachers.
  • Work closely with the Independent Project Evaluator during evaluation of the project.
  • Coordinate Volunteer Teacher Trainings.
  • Represent the project at relevant District Stakeholders’ Meetings.
  • Produce activity reports and tracking of Programme deliverables against the set objectives.
  • Keep ZOCS Management and SUAS informed of latest developments on the project (via the Project Coordinator).
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Management.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or Advanced Diploma in a relevant field (Project Management, Education, Development Studies, Social Work) or any other Social Science related field.


  • At least two years of related experience working in the Education Sector.
  • Project Management Experience.
  • Team Player with very good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Very good analytical and report writing skills.
  • Ability to work with a variety of people.
  • Able to work effectively with minimum supervision
  • NGO experience desirable
  • Understanding of Zambian Education System preferably with knowledge of Community Schools.

Interested candidates should send their application with detailed updated Curriculum Vitae to the Address below not later than Wednesday, 10th October, 2018. Note that at this stage you are not required to attach copies of credentials.

The Executive Director Zambia Open Community Schools P.O Box 50429 No. 20 Tito Road Rhodespark Lusaka

Posted on October 08, 2018
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