PNS Education Coordinator

World Vision, Louangphrabang, Laos

Skill Required:, Education Advising
Preferred Experience: 
1 to 3 Years
Closing Date for Applications: 
22nd January, 2020

Job Description


To facilitate and maintain strong community relationships, participation and empowering processes as World Vision walks alongside children, families and communities in a journey of transformational development.

Major Responsibilities of Job:

Building relationships within communities

  • Build close relationships and actively learn within partner communities and schools, through regular visits, joint activities, attending community and school events, etc.
  • Build good relationships that communicate World Vision’s mission, values and identity to all appropriate stakeholders, including community groups, local authorities and other NGOs.
  • Facilitate target schools, communities to participate in the planning, implementation and reflection on local level PNS - Education project activities.
  • Actively network with other stakeholders, and facilitate the communities to network, for advocacy, resource mobilization and project implementation.

Building capacities

  • Facilitate formation and ongoing capacity building of new and existing community organizations for holistic sustainable development, including partnership with World Vision for project implementation where appropriate.
  • Promote communities, schools and VEDCs to share and learn from their own experiences as part of confidence and capacity building.
  • Train partner community groups, schools on appropriate skills and self-assessment methods to build their capacity for management of local initiatives.
  • Actively participate as an AP Team member in all areas, including feedback, reflection and learning.

Project Management

  • Facilitate the planning, implementation and monitoring of PNS- Education project activities in target villages/schools in partnership with local communities, government.
  • In collaboration with Education TP Coordinator, Education TP Manager/Zone Manager. Education Specialist, provide regularly tracked local level project outcome and output that feed into reporting requirements for PNS- Education project.
  • PNS-Education Coordinator prepare and submit Monthly Management Reports (MMR), Quarterly Report, SAR, AR and Story on time as required based on Zone Manager and Support Office (SO).
  • Monitor PNS-Education project activities and collect relevant identified data to measure project outcome and show impact of the activities in the communities and schools.

Provision of Technical Support for the PNS-Education project

  • Conduct monitoring and support visits to PNS- Education target villages/schools and provide in the field technical consultation in partnership with local government counterparts, to ensure quality of activities implemented.
  • Work closely with District and Provincial level education and other government counterparts to ensure education and other government counterparts to ensure PNS- Education project activities are implemented effectively and quality is maintained.
  • Ensure that joint, collaborative planning activities effectively engage with District and Provincial level education and other government counterparts to ensure full support and participation for the project by these groups.


  • Bachelor’s degree (Education, Development Studies or similar field)
  • Technical training in education sector, with focus on primary education preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge on education, particularly as it relates to primary education
  • Ability to undertake community level engagement activities, including planning and leading community level training and consultation.
  • Good understand of Lao Government policies, laws and institutions and ability to work together with varios stakeholders.
  • At least one year experience in working with the rural community
  • Must understand and agree with WV’s vision, mission and Core Values
  • Must be willing to work and stay overnight at the target village areas
  • Must be willing to work within a team
  • Must be willing to learn new things
  • Must know how to drive and have a license to drive motorcycle
  • Expected to travel 80% of the time in the target village areas


Recommend your friend

Copyrights 2017. All rights reserved | Technology Partner: Indev Consultancy Pvt. Ltd