Based in: Lilongwe/Blantyre, Malawi
Project Description: World Education, Inc. seeks candidates for an Early Grade Literacy Specialist for the anticipated USAID-funded Early Grade Reading (EGR) project in Malawi. The project aims to improve early grade reading outcomes in primary schools nationwide, building upon USAID’s current investments in Malawi’s National Reading Program.
Position Description: The Early Grade Literacy Specialist will be based in Malawi and will oversee the design and implementation of an effective literacy curriculum for pre-primary education and Standards 1 and 2 of primary education. The ideal candidate will demonstrate knowledge of the primary education sector in Malawi, early grade literacy, and experience working with the international donors and the national government, in particular the Ministry of Education Science and Technology (MoEST) and the Malawian Institute for Education.
Final responsibilities and qualifications are subject to change pending final project design in the eventual solicitation and potential resulting award.
Interested Candidates: Must send a CV and a cover letter by email to email@example.com by May 7, 2021. Please reference the position of interest in the subject line.
WEI is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer committed to workplace diversity. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, ancestry, creed, religion, gender, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, sexual preference, genetic information, political affiliation, or military status (special disabled veterans or veteran status) in any employment decisions. M/F/V/D
Position contingent upon donor funding.