About the programme :
PLANE will be DFID Nigeria’s overarching education programme and will be taking over from the programmes in DFID Nigeria’s current education portfolio.
The programme’s proposed impact is more children and young people acquire knowledge and skills that enhance their life chances , and the proposed outcome is more inclusive and effective education systems (will) deliver foundational skills (whereby) state and non -
state basic education providers enable better learning outcomes, including for marginalized groups of children .
Introduction to Role
Output-3 of PLANE aims to improve the management and performance of the non-state sector in delivering basic education to children.
A Senior Development Practitioner’ is required to lead Output-3. The Output lead will work closely with government counterparts, non-
state school associations and providers to ensure the effective provision of foundational skills to children and increase their learning outcomes.
Responsibilities will include :
state schools in southwest and southeast Nigeria.
state sector, especially in conflict-prone region.
The Output 3 Lead will report to the Team Leader.
PLACE OF WORK
The Output 3 Lead will be based in Abuja with frequent nationwide travel.