Child friendly schools and systems (CFSS) Consultant
Location: Guwahati, Assam
Last Date: August 17, 2011
Email: email@example.com (Reference:
IMaCS is a
consulting firm with more than 15 years of experience in executing
consulting assignments across diverse sectors in India and overseas.
IMaCS has been engaged by an UN Agency to provide technical assistance
towards financial and human resources management for various programmes
in Assam & other North-East States.
invites applications from qualified candidates for 01 (One) position
of CFSS (Child friendly schools and systems) Consultant for
Guwahati, Assam. The Consultant will provide regular support to key
implementing departments, viz. SSA and UN Agency, for project
formulation, planning, implementation & regular monitoring of CFSS
(Child friendly schools and systems).
will be responsible for smooth functioning of Schools in the Pilot.
She/He will also manage efficient implementation of CFSS in Schools in
a phased manner, and focus on promoting, protecting and supporting
Child friendly initiative in the State.
Major Tasks to be accomplished
Support the Govt of Assam (SSA), UN Agency and NGO for
planning, effective implementation and management of Child friendly
Schools and Systems.
Ensure that RTE -2009 protocols, guidelines are respected
and adhered to and correctly implemented.
Develop comprehensive plan & state-specific guidelines for
improving educational status of children with special focus on class room
Ensure that materials and supplies are timely and
adequately provided and accountably utilized.
Coordinate with School administration and NGO for
implementation of the Project.
Ensure proper coordination with different stakeholders at
state/district/School and community level.
Supervise assigned personnel and monitor program
implementation and provide regular feedback.
Develop capacity-building plans / training and
developmental opportunities on CFSS and motivate teachers to improve
quality of teaching and learning.
Support in the provision of training for teachers,
community and children.
Supportive Supervision & Monitoring
Together with other field functionaries of line
departments, undertake regular monitoring field visits to understand the
quality of implementation and provide feedback for corrective measures.
Develop monitoring mechanisms/reporting formats, assist
with data compilation, analysis and reporting etc.
To provide technical assistance for preparation of
documents / regular reports and returns.
Liaise with line departments’ viz. SSA, SCERT, DIET to
improve quality of inputs for education in their respective programs
including initiatives such as RTE campaign, Teaching learning
methodology, Water and sanitation and Child protection issues
To participate in meetings, workshops pertaining to
Teacher training, Community participation and Gender.
To perform any other duties and responsibilities as
directed by the supervisors.
Periodic review & feedback reports
Official Travel involved
Consultant will travel to selected blocks of Kamrup district (Rani and
Rampur) for School visit to implement the programme.
Qualification and Experience
Post Graduate in Social Sciences, or Social Wok or
Education or B.Ed degree/ 2 year Diploma in Education.
Previous work experience/ field experience /familiar with
the practical application of planning/field coordination and management
in primary education programs / projects.
Minimum two years of experience working with Govt/non-governmental
agencies/ UN agencies
Ability to conduct educational survey.
Skills & Languages:
Working knowledge of MS Office essential, knowledge of
data analysis packages preferable.
Good written and verbal communication skill, negotiation
and facilitation skills
Fluent in speaking and writing Assamese, English and Hindi
Ability to work collaboratively with diverse partners and
ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.
will be based on qualification and experience.
Interested candidate may
prescribed application form as CV Format
and email duly filled application format
to firstname.lastname@example.org .
The last date for receiving
application is 17th August 2011. Only short-listed
candidates will receive acknowledgment. QUALIFIED WOMEN ARE ENCOURAGED TO