Leadership Facilitator

DETAILS

  • Date Posted:
  • Region: Global
  • Country: Global
  • Job Type: Consultant

SUMMARY

Eurasia Foundation (EF) is seeking individuals with experience and expertise in providing instruction for online training courses to provide them with tools and strategies to boost participants’ self-confidence and leadership capacity. The individual should have experience presenting to diverse groups of individuals in an engaging and interactive manner to motivate participants and build up their leadership capacities. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

• Provide remote instruction and facilitate online training courses;
• Interact and check-in with course participants to discuss the challenges they face in the transition to online and learner-centered classrooms and collaborate with learners to accommodate their needs;
• Seed discussion questions in forums and monitor participants’ involvement in the social learning platform;
• Facilitate networking opportunities among the participants in Afghanistan and the diaspora;
• Introduce additional educational resources to participants on related course topics;
• Help participants in identifying most pressing issues and develop a strategic action plan with robust risk mitigation;
• Analyze and evaluate the impact, outcomes, and risk of the online course and provide recommendations:
• Utilize student-centered approach and encourage respect for ideas voiced during facilitation;
• Arrange and organize group meetings, encourage discussion among participants, play a neutral role, and help to resolve arguments. 

EDUCATION

• Master’s degree or equivalent in education, social sciences, management, development, or a related area required; 

EXPERIENCE

• Experience working with Learning Management Software (LMS) and online platforms is highly preferred;

• Experience with developing a strategic plan, particularly towards practical social learning, networking, and inclusivity; 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES 

• Ability to complete an entire training cycle (assess needs, plan, develop, coordinate, monitor, and evaluate);
• Ability to effectively deliver and present course material/information to others;
• Strong interpersonal skills to build a positive relationship with the course participants, consultant, and project team;
• Demonstrated experience as an in-person or online training facilitator;
• Fluency in written and spoken Farsi/Dari is required;

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