SCA Background

The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) is a non-profit, non-governmental humanitarian organisation working to assist in the   reconstruction of Afghanistan. SCA’s interventions inside Afghanistan began in 1982. Today SCA runs four major development programmes within Disability, Education, Health and Rural Development and is one of the largest NGOs in the country. SCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment based on their skills, abilities and experience without regard to age (18-65 years), race, colour, religion, marital status, sex, physical disability, or veteran status.

Scope of work:

Based in hub schools, the Education Field Supervisor (EFS) is a district level staff member of education team at Project Office level. In cooperation with the team members, he is responsible for direct supervision and monitoring of SCA supported Educational Field Facilities including CBS, Girls Annexes, Coaching Classes and hub schools as resource centres. The EFS is responsible for capacity development of headmasters/first teachers in class observation, school supervision, monitoring, mentoring and report writing skills. EFS ensures effective teaching and learning process in all educational facilities supported by SCA education programme in his/her duty station/district. The EFS initiates fruitful communication with schools to district level educational authorities through direct contacts and participation in the relevant meetings on schools affairs and updates General Education Officer/Project management team on developments happening in his/her duty station from time to time. The EFS ensures that ally types of educational supplies are delivered to his/her station, recorded and distributed to the end users within set schedules and full transparency in practice. The Education Field Supervisor spends more than 90% of his/her official times in the field while working directly with the teachers, students and members of the School Management Councils (SMCs) for improving quality of learning outcomes among the students. S/he is to assist the Education Project team and EPMU in conducting Assessments, Studies, Evaluations and Reporting of SCA education projects.