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Electrical Skill Teacher- Kenya Nationals Only - Dadaab - Kenya

Dadaab (Kenya)

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has been present in Somalia since early 2004 and has since expanded its Horn of Africa Programme to Kenya in 2006 and to Ethiopia in 2011. Since 2004, the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has demonstrated a regional competence and expertise in working with displaced populations.

The Regional Office is based in Nairobi, Kenya with offices and operations in Somalia (Puntland, Somaliland and Mogadishu), Kenya (Dadaab and Kakuma ), Ethiopia (Addis Ababa, Dolo Ado, Shire,Gambella and Asosa), South Sudan (Juba, Awil, Alek and Aweril) and Yemen (Sa’naa and Aden).

The NRC Horn of Africa & Yemen mission is an expanding programme. NRC started its operations in Kenya in the refugee camps in Dadaab in February 2007. NRC has WASH, Shelter, Education, Food Security and Livelihood and Information Counseling and Legal Assistant programmes implemented in the refugee camps in Dadaab.
NRC is seeking to recruit Electrical Skill Teacher. The skill instructor is responsible in the implementation YEP prescribed Vocational Training curriculum in Electrical Skill and contribute to wider development of youth programme in NRC.

The Skill Teacher report to the Education Project Officer.


Job description

  • Develop and Prepare appropriate training materials for efficient and effective delivery of the skills.
  • Conduct training sessions as per the curriculum.
  • Conduct continuous assessment of learners and ensure that they clearly understand the skills.
  • Participate in the training curriculum development that suits the market needs.
  • Responsible for proper management of training materials, tools and equipment.
  • Ensure proper utilization of all project training materials, tools and equipment.
  • Ensure training materials, tools and equipment are safely stored after use by students
  • Responsible for basic repairs of machines, tools and equipment while executing duties.
  • Ensure close and good working relationship between the training centre and the community.
  • Prepare the learners to face life positively and with self-confidence and independently
  • curriculum implementation and evaluation
  • Managing training resources
  • Promoting community participation in skills development


  • A diploma or higher National diploma and above in Electrical from a reputable training institution.
  • Technically and professionally qualified vocational skills from a reputable training institution
  • Excellent interpersonal and Communication skills
  • At least 2 years relevant experience in hands on training on Computerized Secretarial Skill.
  • Adaptable to new educational methods and approaches.
  • Clear vision, Creativity, articulate, accurate and keen to detail
  • Flexibility, reliability and a team spirit
  • Ability to work long hours and in challenging situations

Education field

  • Education

Education level

  • Academy college / University

Personal qualities

  • Experience from working in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Knowledge about own skills/profile
  • Good knowledge of English

We offer

  • Duty station: Dadaab
  • Contract period is up to 31st December 2017. Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions, The candidate will observe NRC’s code of conduct and working hours for the NRC Office in Dadaab.
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.

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  • Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Location: Dadaab (Kenya)
  • Grade: Level not specified
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Emergency Aid
    • Education, Learning and Training
    • Education, Learning and Training
  • Closing Date: 2017-09-03

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