Course Instructor, Online School of Youth Activism

Details

  • Location: Global
  • Last Updated: June 18, 2018
  • Application Deadline: Rolling
  • Job Type: Consultant
     

Summary

EF’s Online Youth Advocacy Program is seeking a consultant to instruct youth advocacy courses in an online setting. EF seeks individuals with experience and expertise in instructing advocacy trainings for educators and youth activists in closed societies. The expert is responsible for identifying the key concepts of the course, and providing instruction based on the developed curriculum. The online 12-week training with focus on youth advocacy and enable teachers to engage their students to design and implement advocacy projects based on their articulated needs. The instructor will report to the Senior Program Officer.

Duties

  • Instruct distance-learning and interact with course participants daily for period of 12-week training
  • Coach participants in developing advocacy project ideas and implement them based on the youth articulated needs
  • Seed discussion questions in forums, answer forum questions pro-actively and help teachers by providing advice and resources
  • Introduce additional resources to course participants as secondary reading materials
  • Evaluate the pre-and post-course exams to ascertain the knowledge gained by each course participant
  • Provide an assessment framework for the course, including recommendations for changes in content and structure

Qualifications

Education: Minimum Master’s degree or equivalent in education, social sciences, management, or a related area required.

Experience: At least 3 years of experience with teaching online learning pedagogy, particularly towards social learning and networking in the online format.

Other: Ideal candidates have relevant working experience in Iran; Fluency in written and spoken Persian (Farsi) is required. Fluency in written and spoken English is a plus.

Apply

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@eurasia.org with “ASYA-INSTRUCTOR” in the subject line.

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