Position title: National Consultant (Curriculum Translator)
Place of performance: Mogadishu, Somalia
Apply by: 12/08/2020
Start date: 16/08/2020
Duration: up to 3 months (@20days/month)
Qualification: Diploma in Social Science, Education, or related areas..
Sector experience: Minimum of 5 years of demonstrable relevant Education experience and/or minimum of 5 years of demonstrable relevant Social Development experience.
Geographical experience: Minimum of 5 year of experience in Africa (essential).
Language: Fluency in English (essential) , Somali (essential) and Maay (desirable).
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Overview of position
Under the guidance & direct supervision of the DDR Education Coordinator, the Translator will undertake the following duties & responsibilities:
The documents to be translate from English to Somali include: Complementary Islamic perspectives endorsing Civic Education:
The stories of Somali women: Their inspirational role in nation building & sustained service to the Somali society:
Prove editing & make changes to the civic & religious curriculum 6 module Somali:
This contract receives day to day & week to week oversight from the technical staff (Education Coordinator) & other staff. Overall contract performance management is jointly monitored & evaluated by IOM & their govt. partner.
Education: – Diploma of Social Science, Education, or related areas. Languages: – Fluency both in English & Somali. Knowledge of Af-Maay & Arabic is desirable. Experience: – 3 to 5 years of professional translation experience in the relevant area
This role does not have any team management responsibility.
This vacancy is open to 2nd tier candidates. The appointment is subject to funding confirmation. Appointment will be subject to certification that the candidate is medically fit for appointment, accreditation, any residency or visa requirements & security clearances. Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply for this role. Candidates applying for this role need to share a sample copy of their translation work / skills, without which they will not be considered further for this role.