Skills Development Officer

Dorcas is a Christian relief and development organization which operates from the Netherlands through different field offices within Eastern Europe and Africa. Dorcas is committed to fulfil the command of Jesus Christ to care for and empower the poor and the oppressed. Dorcas accomplishes this by promoting self-reliance through Development, the provision of social care and assisting in emergency situations.

Dorcas, in collaboration with Edukans and Light for the World, will implement a 4-year EU funded project called: Access to vocational skills development and income generating opportunities for vulnerable youth through capacity development and direct service provision by CSOs and LAs in Western Bahr el Ghazal and Warrap State. Edukans is an organization focusing on improving the quality and relevance of basic and vocational education. Light for the World is specialized in mainstreaming of vulnerable groups, including people with disabilities, in development interventions.

Dorcas is looking for a Skills Development Officer, to be based in Wau (Western Bahr el Ghazal) with frequent travel to Warrap State. The candidate will be responsible for the effective development and implementation of the vocational skills component of the project and will be accountable to the project coordinator. Edukans will provide technical support.
Vacancy Skills Development_Oct_18.pdf (165.4 KB)