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Technical Specialist-ECD Coordination

Date: 02-May-2021

Location: Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

Company: Plan International

S/he will be responsible for coordinating ECD working group along with providing technical expertise and guidance to the ECD related activities. S/he will communicate frequently with EiE technical lead (supervisor) and EiE program manager, and other quality team members and technical specialists, communicate with the education field team members, partners if any as well as with government officials at local district level.  He/she will take proactive stance in identifying and mitigating child protection related risk in the implementation of the project interventions. She/he will provide support for development/adaptation of ECD packages and tools, including ECD training package and providing direct training to staff at all levels.


The role & Scope


  • Coordination
  • Program Design
  • Assessment
  • Response Management and Implementation
  • Response Reporting & Evaluation


What we’re looking for


We are looking for a Bangladeshi Nation who is competent and committed professional holding At least Master degree in Education or masters in social science with diploma in ECD/Education and minimum of 5 Years of experience of working in ECD and early grades of primary education. Expertise on Gender & Inclusion. Participatory decision making, integrity, transparency, proactive stance, respect for gender equity and adherence to child rights. Excellent coordination skills to coordinate among the education sector and cross sectoral ECD partners. Understanding of Education in Emergencies, Cox’s bazar Rohingya context as well as good relation with the key stakeholders of ECD in Cox’s bazar and/or Bangladesh. Partnership Management Skills and positive attitude to partners, networks and alliances. Experience on Advocacy and Networking at national and local level Required to have excellent communication skills (written and verbal) in English & Bangla. Understanding and speaking local language of Cox’s Bazar or Chittagong is an advantage.


Only Bangladeshi nationals are invited to Apply.


About Plan International


Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organization that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. Plan International envisages a world in which all children and young people realize their full potential, a vision now shared by the 193 Heads of State and Government who adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in September 2015.

We believe in the power and potential of every child. This is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination. Its girls who are most affected.  Plan International’s new Global Strategy aims to transform the lives of 100 million girls by implementing an integrated programme and influence approach.

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Closing Date: 9th May 2021

Early submission is strongly encouraged as application collection and selection process will go simultaneously. Only short-listed candidates will be communicated for interview. Any form of persuasion in the selection process will automatically disqualify the candidacy.