Programme Development Specialist in South Africa - VSO International

VSO International

VSO is the world's leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place. To volunteer with VSO, you'll need both professional experience and qualifications. Exact requirements will depend on your area of expertise. We welcome volunteers from most professional backgrounds, from healthcare to education, agriculture to engineering. Recruiter from sector Non profit / Government

    About this job ad 19 September


  • Negotiable
  • Province

  • Abroad
  • Description

  • The Job purpose is to provide methodological support and strategic insight to programme development.
    Essential Desirable Skills and Kowledge
    Substantial experience in the development, implementation and management of participatory development programmes.
    Significant hands on experience of working through participatory development methodologies as a practitioner and as a strategist.
    Skills in facilitating a range of key development processes as a practitioner and a trainer e.g. Gender analysis, poverty analysis, stakeholder mapping, social exclusion analysis, value for money analysis, environmental impact assessment, social impact assessment, economic impact assessment and intervention analysis, participatory rapid appraisal, participatory action research, participatory monitoring and evaluation and other participatory methodologies.
    Experience of working effectively with theories of change.
    Demonstrable capacity in communicating strategy, models and change processes visually, as presentations and as written narratives.
    Experience of working in a development context in Africa or Asia
    Travel: Frequent global travel (approximately 25%)
    Thematic expertise in one or more of VSOs key programmes areas would be an advantage: education, health, secure livelihoods, participation and governance, gender or climate change.
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  • Number of vacancies: 1
  • Requirements

  • Minumun level of education: Trade Certificate
  • Years of experience: 5
  • Language(s): English
  • Knowledge: Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
  • Driver's license: A
  • Availability for travel: Yes
  • Availability for change of residence: No


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