DEPUTY DIRECTOR, EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

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Company:Turkana County Government
Category:Management
Job Type:Contract
Salary:Ksh. Not mentioned
Location:Turkana

Job details

Duties and responsibilities:-                

  • Assist in the operations and administration of the Directorate(ECDE);
  • Assist in the development and management of projects and programs on ECDE;
  • Coordination of implementation of policies and plans in ECDE;
  • Assist in Implementing basic primary education (BPE) investment programme as contained in the Kenya education sector support programme (KESSP), which covers primary school infrastructures, early childhood development and education, non- instructional materials, (pre- service among others);
  • Assist in Mainstreaming of cross- cutting issues and ensuring quality implementation at county level;
  • Assist in Expanding education(ECDE) opportunities in the county, capacity building, guidance and counseling;
  • Assist in Policy formulation and implementation at the county level;
  • Assist in Monitoring and reporting on the activities of ECDE sector;
  • Assist technically to facilitate the County Government to develop and implement an ECDE strategy to guide the county policy framework and implementation, including a review of national and cross-sectoral policies, guidelines, and international inter venations and policy frame work s on Education;
  • Assist to develop an education knowledge base and a study on public finance related to ECDE at county level;
  • Support the county technical working group for implementation of ECDE policy and action plan;
  • Provide technical and coordination support to the counterparts and partners in mainstreaming the ECDE guidelines for county governments;
  • Any other duty that may be assigned from time to time.

Requirements for appointment:-

  • Be a holder of at least a bachelor of education degree in Early Child hood education or its equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution in Kenya;
  • Have relevant knowledge, experience and a distinguished career in education management of not less than five (5) years three (3) of which must be at a senior managerial position in education management services or equivalent in public or the private sector;
  • A relevant master’s degree in education will be an added advantage;
  • Have demonstrated a high degree of professional competence;
  • Be well versed in education policy design and development, monitoring and evaluation;
  • Have excellent communication and public relations skills to deal with the coordination of development partners and other stakeholders;
  • Knowledge in project planning and strategic management;

For more information, visit; http://www.turkana.go.ke/index.php/main-menu/

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