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Education Technical Assistant - (only open for Afghan nationality) Location: Faryab - Afghanistan


The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education, emergency food security, legal assistance, and water,sanitation and hygiene sectors.

The Norwegian Refugee Council has approximately 5000 committed and competent employees involved in projects across four continents. In addition, NRC runs one of the world’s largest standby rosters -NORCAP, with 650 professionals, ready to be deployed on 72 hours notice when a crisis occurs

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization specialized in assisting and advocating for the rights of refugees, returnees and internally displaced people (IDPs).

Job description

  • Adhere to NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines
  • Assist with the implementation of the support function portfolio according to plan of action
  • Prepare and develop status reports as required by management
  • Ensure proper filing of documents
  • Implement delegated CC project portfolio according to plan of action
  • Assess Education officer for proper filing of documents
  • Ensure that projects target beneficiaries most in need, and explore and asses new and better ways to assist
  • Assess Education officer for day to day follow of progress in project implementation
  • Assist and collaborate with relevant local authorities and stakeholders
  • Promote the rights of IDPs/returnees in line with the advocacy strategy
  • Provide support in the overall implementation of ALP, SIP and Education Project.
  • Follow up and support ECE ALP teachers.
  • Data collection and record of all information related to learners, teachers, attendance, exam marks etc in ALP activities
  • Data entry and data base keeping
  • Organize and support training facilitation
  • Community mobilization and awareness
  • Preparation of administrative and logistic documents
  • Individual follow up and interviews with learners and graduates.
  • Organization and facilitation of focus group discussion with learners and community
  • Provide on the field support to ALP, SIP for Education Officer.
  • Any other task as assigned by Education team leader.


  • University degree/ Diploma within Education / Management/ Development or other related field.
  • Minimum of two years’ working experience in the fields of ALP, SIP and Education
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Strong analysis skills (qualitative and qualitative)
  • Knowledge of the local language Dari, Uzbek, Pashto – if different than English
  • Knowledge of ALP, SIP
  • Strong analysis skills (qualitative and qualitative)
  • Strong cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Good understanding of complex emergencies and crisis contexts
  • Flexible and creative
  • Strong organizational and logistical skill.
  • Basic knowledge of English is an asset.
  • Able to speak in Uzbek and Pashto and ability to read/write in Dari.

Education field

  • Education title: University degree/ Diploma within Education / Management/ Development or other related field

Personal qualities

  • Handling insecure environment
  • Planning and delivering results
  • Empowering and building trust
  • Communicating with impact and respect


  • Dari
  • Pashto
  • English

We offer

  • Monthly Salary based on NRC Afghanistan Salary Scale
  • Top up Credit card on monthly basis
  • Leave and Holidays accordingly Afghanistan Labow Law

Miscellaneous info

  • Travel: Some travelling must be expected
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.
  • Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Location: Faryab
  • Grade: Administrative Services and Support - Generally no need for Higher Education - Administrative support
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Emergency Aid and Response
    • Education, Learning and Training
    • Administrative support
    • Education, Learning and Training
  • Closing Date: 2017-09-10

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