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Please include "Learning Center Manager - Bekaa " in the subject line of the email (emails with no subject line will be discarded) - Due to a large number of applicants, only short-listed candidates will be contacted - Basmeh & Zeitooneh is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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Key Responsibilities:

  1. Recruitment of officers and coordinators of LC.
  2. Budgeting.
  3. Reporting narrative and financial, lessons learned best practice challenges success stories.
  4. Risk assessment – contingency plans.
  5. General context update on a regular basis.
  6. Forecasts and work plans.
  7. Attending MEHE and EWG meetings.
  8. Represents B&Z where needed.
  9. Responds to all communications with all LC donors.
  10. Conducts weekly meetings with the LC team.
  11. Report to Education Program Manager on a weekly and monthly basis.
  12. Sets vision and pace (motivation and engagement of all staff of LC).
  13. Encourages a participatory approach at all times especially in decision making.
  14. Attending OPs meetings.
  15. Creates capacity building for all LC staff with Academic Supervisor – Protection Officer – Admin Officer.
  16. Has strong acquaintance with proposal documents.
  17. Following up on logical frameworks and targets (quantitative and qualitative) with M&E.
  18. Responding to community needs.
  19. Promoting CP- SG – CoC - CM and adhering to all B&Z policies and promoting them in the LC.
  20. Abiding by MEHE standards.
  21. Has knowledge of the INEE minimum standards for education in emergencies.

Professional competencies:

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in Education programs in Lebanon
  • Proven knowledge of Education in Emergency (EiE) standards and guidelines
  • Proven knowledge of INEE tools
  • Proven knowledge of MEHE procedures and strategy
  • Proven knowledge of MEHE adopted school curricula
  • Proven knowledge of NFE, and of transitioning to formal pathways
  • Knowledge of the region and previous experiences in humanitarian programs in response to the Syrian crisis is an asset
  • Strong practical background in Education programs
  • Basic understanding of child protection standards in education and in the humanitarian context
  • Previous line management experience
  • Proficient in MS Office (i.e., Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)

Behavioral competencies

  • Able to work in a team and to integrate within multi-ethnic and multicultural teams
  • Excellent diplomatic communication and organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical thinking and practical problem-solving skills
  • Strong supervisory skills, and demonstrates the capacity of teamwork and of coordination with the relevant parties
  • Ability to organize work efficiently and deliver assignments in a timely manner
  • High integrity
  • High flexibility with the ability to create solutions to operational problems
  • Leadership skills
  • Experience and ability to train others, facilitate workshops and transfer knowledge
  • Resources management to optimize results
Last modified: 
20 Nov, 2020
Intervention Sector(s):
Development, Education
Application Deadline:
Monday, 30 November 2020
Contract Type:
Full Time
Period of Employment:
One Year
Salary Range:
1500 to 2000 (USD)
Education Degree:
Bachelor Degree
Education Degree Details:
- Bachelor degree in relevant subject or equivalent professional / technical qualification - Postgraduate degree (MA) is a plus in Education, and/or professional experience in Education in humanitarian crisis context an asset - At least 5 years of teaching, education manager, or similar position
Experience Requirements:
3 to 5 years
Arabic Language:
English Language:
French Language:
  • Lebanon
  • Beqaa