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Programme Manager, Schools at NewGlobe

Programme Manager, Schools at NewGlobe

Company: NewGlobe

Location: Nigeria


State: Bayelsa Jobs

Job type: Full-Time

Job category: Administrative/Secretarial Jobs in Nigeria

Job Description

NewGlobe supports visionary governments to transform public education systems, the cornerstone of a prosperous, equitable, and peaceful society. With a comprehensive system transformation platform and data-driven educational services, NewGlobe delivers rapid and dramatic improvements in learning outcomes at state and nationwide scale. Through building impactful partnerships and programmes, NewGlobe ensures that all children have access to an education that will develop their full potential and create a foundation for growth and prosperity.

NewGlobe leverages more than a decade of educational experience and proven impact in integrated school management, teacher professional development, instructional design innovation, technological system support, child-centered classroom practice, and parent engagement –  all grounded in learning science – to ensure each teacher is empowered to engage children in transformational learning, and all children have the opportunity to develop to their full potential. Every day, NewGlobe supports governments to solve what were once seen as intractable problems, and by doing so, ensures this generation will be able to grow up to lead more fulfilled lives, while simultaneously building economic prosperity for themselves, their communities, and the globe.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Programme Manager, Schools

Location: Bayelsa

University Deals

About the Role

As the Programme Manager, Schools you will be responsible for assisting in the management of the entire “front of house” school operations from beginning to end.

This is a highly hands-on job, involving intense programme management skills, impeccable customer service, and constant accountability. This includes managing the engagement field team responsible for launching and managing new partnership schools as well as overseeing the execution of advertisements, events, and parent programmes.

Primary School Deals

What You Will Do

Coordinate the management of BayelsaPRIME Partnership Schools in collaboration with the Director of Schools

Supervise and manage community engagement strategy for building powerful public schools.

Develop, manage and supervise engagement activities in day to day running of the schools.

Coordinate schools, supplies, grounds, and overall inventory management; school leader supervision and mentorship; and more – including accountability measures.

Coordinate community outreach across all BayelsaPRIME partnership communities including advertisements, events, communications, programmes, promotions and more aimed at parents, community leaders and influencers, and general public.

Spend time in BayelsaPRIME partnership communities developing knowledge of the communities as well as driving customer insights and critical business issues opportunities.

Assist in recruiting, induction training, workshops, and on-going professional development.

Oversee the collation of information from all departments; maintain weekly trackers, supervise data collection from field; work with assigned partners and Director to increase community linkages.

Ensure that school grounds and buildings are maintained, oversee repairs, and training principles.

Develop and work with SBMCs, Community Leaders in developing strategic plans for school management.

Oversee activities of the department in the absence of the Director.

What You Should Have

A Bachelor’s Degree in Social sciences, Community Development, Business Management or in any relevant field.

At least 5 years relevant experience, including extensive experience in operations, programme management, managing field teams, retail, sales, and customer strategy.

Prior experience working within a fast-paced, metric driven sales organization; start up or high-growth company experience preferred.

Experience working with low income customers; community engagement in the education or health sector is a major plus.

Experience planning events; interacting with major stakeholders; community, business and government.

Passion for BayelsaPRIME’s vision of democratizing the right for all children to succeed.

You Are Also:

A detailed doer – You have a track record of getting things done. You’re organized and responsive. You take ownership of every idea you touch and execute it to a fine level of detail, setting targets, engaging others, and doing whatever it takes to get the job done. You can multi-task dozens of such projects at once and never lose sight of the details. Likely, you have some experience in a start-up or other rapid-growth company.

A creative problem-solver – Growing any business from scratch comes with massive and constant challenges. On top of that, BayelsaPRIME works in often fragile, sometimes volatile low-resource communities and with complex government systems. You need to be flexible and ready to get everything done effectively, quickly, and affordably with the materials at hand.

A relentless advocate – The children we serve and teachers we empower never leave your mind. You know them, get them, have shared a meal with them (or would be happy to in the future). You would never shrink back from shaking a parent’s hand or picking up a crying child, no matter what the person was wearing or looked like. Every decision you make considers their benefit, experience, and value.

A malleable learner – You believe you can always do better. You welcome constructive criticism and provide it freely to others. You know you only get better tomorrow when others point out where you’ve missed things or failed today.

A data-driven decision-maker – When making decisions, you don’t rely on your intuition alone. You collect data, you analyze it and make decisions with clear justifications.

A curious investigator – You ask why a lot. You don’t just take what you see and accept it. You wonder why it is that way, and are aware that the world we see is created by human choices and actions – and it could be different. You wonder, and see the world as wonderful even when you want to change a part of it that is unjust.

Application Closing Date

Not Specified.

Method of Application

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