The Education Research Coordinator would take a lead in
managing a piece of research into the education situation for marginalised
children in Lagos, liaising closely with the research design consultant, to
ensure quality and credible evidence is gathered that can influence further
programme design as well as policy development in Lagos State.
Qualifications: Academic/professional qualification at post graduate level or equivalent in education. Substantial operational experience and a track record of success on education in Lagos state. Proven experience in working with the most marginalised communities in Lagos state. Experience in providing technical support to partners and government at all levels. Experience.of managing small grants/budget
The ideal candidate will lead on the development of an
education strategy for the country programme, working with Save the
Children member countries to identify priorities and opportunities; and
also maintain an oversight on project implementation of existing and new
programmes, to ensure that overall project outcomes are achieved.
Masters degree in Education or equivalent with minimum of 5 years work experience. Experience in designing education proposals. Excellent understanding of education issues in Nigeria at both field and policy levels. Experience in working with government counterparts and other partners at various levels federal to LGA and community. This includes technical support capacity-building and coordination.