Technical Advisor - Literacy and Learning
Recruiting Associates has been retained by a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our client's staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology — creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges. Our client serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of: Technical Advisor, Literacy and Learning
The Global Learning Group comprises two major operational areas, Global Education and Global Connections, with combined annual revenue of $75 million and approximately 80 staff members in Washington, DC, and some 400 on projects in other countries. Global education brings together expertise in teaching and learning, education systems, policy, information and management, and research and evaluation to assist governments and communities to improve education outcomes, efficiency, and the effectiveness of the teaching-learning process. Global Connections promotes professional development for emerging leaders from around the world, representing a diversity of sectors.
Job Summary / Responsibilities:
As part of the Literacy and Learning Team, the Technical Advisor II supports the Global Education technical approach to improving literacy and learning outcomes among children in developing countries, with a dedicated focus on Haiti and other French-speaking countries as time permits.