Education Mission Coordinator


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Model Bilingual Lenca SchoolCamasca, Intibuca HN

About

Mission: Transform Education in the Honduran Frontera (seven municipalities of the southern section of the Department of Intibuc√°, Honduras)

Strategy: Use educational technology as an intervention aimed at enhancing curriculum and pedagogy in area educational institutions at the primary and secondary level.

Goals:

  • Creation of a Honduran Core Team (HCT) of parents, educators, administrators, technicians and students committed to the mission of building excellence in education in the creation of CREE.
  • The step level improvement in the educational outcome of children in the Frontera (seven municipalities of the southern section of the Department of Intibuc√°, Honduras) and improved development, recognition and morale among teachers.
  • The establishment of a sustainable system of technologically based curriculum and pedagogy founded in CREE and the HCT.
  • Promotion and development of the education mission in Honduras, the US, and internationally.

Role: Supervise, manage, and implement the mission strategy and goals while serving as a communications manager and bridge between Honduran project team, parents and other stakeholders.

  • Develop implementation strategies and responsibilities under the direct supervision of the General Directors of Shoulder to Shoulder and in coordination with the partners of CREE.
  • Supervise the implementation of technology and curriculum in area academic centers.
  • Publish a monthly US facing status report.
  • Assist HCT in obtaining education assessment tools and disseminating evaluation data.
  • Track overall project progress and spending
  • Insure that equipment tracking procedures and systems are implemented by HCT
  • Coordinate and supervise outreach strategies to other municipalities
  • Assist in grant writing and other support for equipment acquisition

Skills:

  • Proven communications skills
  • Leadership
  • A functional competency in verbal and written Spanish
  • Basic computer technology competence (MS Office plus basic network knowledge)
  • Familiarity with Android phone and/or tablet

Compensation:

  • Room and Board (host family)
  • Stipend: L. 4000 / month (about $175 / month)
  • Reimbursement for expenses incurred as result of position
  • Tremendous experience with satisfaction of service

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Network Administration
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Youth Services
  • General Education
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • No less than six months

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