Program Facilitator, KPLAY

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Your Background & Skills – Required

Graduate of Education with TSC Teacher/Trainer certification or registration in Kenya.
1+ years of work experiences
Experience with supporting development of training material for adult facilitation.
Knowledge of curriculum development process in coordination with Ministry of Education in Kenya.
Experience working with teams in organizational and/or school setting.
Excellent organizational skills.
Demonstrate mastery of fluency in English including spelling and grammar skills
Administrative writing and reporting skills
Demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft office.
Excellent written and oral communications skills.
Attention to detail and ability to remain flexible in a fast-paced environment
Professionalism and teamwork
You must have unrestricted authorization to work in Kenya.
Your Background & Skills – Preferred

Previous experience with training and facilitation.
Good working knowledge of education system and processes.
Good knowledge of computer – Windows and Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel)
Previous work in capacity building and teacher professional development would be an added advantage
Your Daily Tasks

Collaborates with program staff to plan events and trainings.
Attends all program sessions and works as a team to effectively facilitate program delivery as needed, helping to drive coherence and meaning across the curriculum.
Assists with the preparation of all instructional materials including presentations, handouts, etc. for each learning session and/or event.
Establishes and maintains key relationships with teachers, headteachers and CSOs attached to our beneficiary schools.
Draws on personal experience and academic concepts to deliver highly engaging and thought-provoking program sessions.
Provides leadership coaching to principals, CSOs and Play Ambassadors participating in the KPLAY Program
Supports the Training Associate with monitoring the implementation of annual training plan on monthly basis.
Supports the Training Associate to ensure the implementation of training feedback for further improvement of content and training mechanism.
Conducts school visits according to the training plan and provides qualitative input to support the MEL Officer.
Conducts regular team meetings to review training progress and outcomes, and addresses gaps if any.
Assists in the preparation of KPLAY training activity budgets.
Understands the KPLAY program principals and outcomes and seeking to align daily work to our goals and objectives.
Supports the team by offering regular training progress checks.
Continuously works to improve the coaching skills of self and the team and supports processes for assuring all coaching delivered is of the highest quality.
Participates in team virtual calls and other activities while maintaining a positive attitude.
IREX will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments of 2008.

We conduct background checks on all successful candidates.

This position is eligible for Telework.

You must have unrestricted authorization to work in Kenya.


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About IREX

IREX is a global development and education organization. We strive for a more just, prosperous, and inclusive world-where individuals reach their full potential, governments serve their people, and communities thrive. We focus on people, not on vaccines, roads, or wells. With an annual portfolio of $80 million and 400 staff worldwide, we work with partners in more than 100 countries in four areas essential to progress: cultivating leaders, empowering youth, strengthening institutions, and increasing access to quality education and information.