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Program Assistant-AWARE II
Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC) seeks one Thailand-based Program Assistant to serve as a part-time support team member for the JPMorgan Chase Foundation-funded, Accelerating Work Achievement and Readiness for Employment II (AWARE II) project. The incumbent will be responsible for supporting and working in close collaboration with the Regional Project Director and the Operations Manager in implementing EDC's Work Ready Now! (WRN) curriculum, Work-based learning (WBL), Innovative Bootcamps, and other associated assignments in six AWARE II secondary technical and vocational training (TVET) schools in Chiang Mai and Lamphun province, Thailand.
Founded in 1958, EDC is an international non-governmental organization that works to build bridges between educational research, policy and practice. EDC’s headquarters is located in Waltham, Massachusetts, USA, with additional offices in New York City, Washington, DC, Nairobi, and Bangkok. EDC has over 350 projects in 35 countries with approximately 1,200 employees worldwide.
This is a local hire position and is open to Thai citizens and non-citizens with valid work authorization. Salary will be provided in local currency. This is a part-time position (approximately 16 hours a week) for 12 months with the possibility of extension based on availability of funding.
Job location: Bangkok or Chiang Mai (preferably in Chiang Mai)
Interested qualified candidates are requested to submit their CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 10, 2017. To ensure the timely review of your credentials, please insert “Program Assistant - Thailand” in the subject line of the email. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)
43 Foundry Ave, Waltham, MA 02453
Tel. +66 089 202 4055
Posted: 21 Sep 17 [date]
EDC is committed to diversity in the workplace. EDC offers a supportive work environment, competitive salary, and an excellent benefits package.