DAI is currently accepting applications from senior candidates for the long-term position of Chief of Party (COP) for an anticipated education program in Jordan.
Experts with at least 10 years of experience in some or all of the following areas are encouraged to apply :
Pre-service education training, structures, and content
Institutional reforms in education, particularly those at the higher education level
Designing and leading a teacher training program
Faculty training and development
Education systems change
Accreditation and quality assurance
Development and institutionalization of education policies and national systems / structures
Integration and standardization of teacher training policies, licensing, and performance standards
Stakeholder coordination in the higher education sector, including with relevant ministries, universities, and other national actors
Advanced degree (master’s or higher; PhD or Ed.D. preferred) in a relevant field (such as education, academic administration, educational policy, etc.
from an accredited university
At least 10 years technical experience in area of expertise
At least 7 years of progressive management and leadership experience on international donor funded projects
Experience in Jordan highly preferred; in the MENA region, required
Experience implementing international donor programs in the education sector required; USAID experience highly preferred
Strong communication skills - both written and oral - in English required; Arabic preferred
No phone inquiries will be accepted and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.