Creative Associates International is a dynamic, fast-growing global development firm that specializes in education, economic growth, governance and post-crisis stabilization. Based in Washington, D.C., Creative has a field presence in more than 25 countries with a strong client portfolio that includes the U.S. Agency for International Development and the State Department, among others. Since its founding in 1977, Creative has earned a solid reputation among its clients and is well-regarded by competitors and partners alike.
Creative is seeking a Senior Advisor for Education in Conflict for an anticipated donor-funded project in Nigeria. The Senior Advisor for Education in Conflict is responsible for ensuring that children and youth in activity-supported schools and communities achieve improved learning outcomes in selected subjects, including literacy and numeracy, and social emotional learning. S/he will provide technical leadership and support to program staff and stakeholders to drive improvements in children’s educational opportunities and performance. S/he will lead efforts to improve educational quality in target regions/districts through the development of foundational curriculum in literacy and numeracy, teacher training and professional development support, student assessment, and support for students’ and teachers’ wellbeing and engagement. In addition, the Senior Advisor for Education in Conflict position may include state leadership responsibilities.
Reporting & Supervision:
The Senior Advisor for Education in Conflict will report to the Deputy Chief of Party (COP) and provide technical leadership and support for technical education field officers, as well as overseeing strategic and day-to-day implementation of state-level activities.
Required Skills & Qualifications:
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