Creative Associates International is a dynamic, fast-growing global development firm that specializes in education, economic growth, democratic institutions and stabilization. Based in Washington, D.C., Creative has a field presence in more than 15 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 seeks a Senior Eduation and Youth Liaison Advisor for the USAID/Jordan Technical Assistance Program. The project seeks to transform the organizational culture and capacity within the Government of Jordan (GoJ) to successfully implement education and youth reforms. This will include providing support to the GoJ policy reform and complementary technical assistance to relevant stakeholders on systems management; monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) systems; evidence-based planning and decision -making; human resources management systems; and financial resource management that are in support of enacting policy reforms in the areas of education and youth development.
The Senior Education and Youth Liaison Advisor will provide technical leadership in the areas of improved learning outcomes in foundational skills (e.g. Arabic, English, math, and science for KG2-Grade 10); inclusion of vulnerable children and youth in the education sector, including people with disabilities; increased availability and quality of non-formal education; quality teaching, school leadership and management; and positive youth development. The Senior Education Advisor will work with the Chief of Party to coordinate with key stakeholders.
Reporting & Supervision:
The Senior Education Advisor will report to the Chief of Party and supervise a team of technical staff.