Expert 6: International CoC (Centre of Competence) Expert Egypt (50 w/days)

Posted on:
5 Aug, 2022
Application by:
28 Aug, 2022
Project status:
Expression of interest
Project title:
Technical Support for the Comprehensive Technical Education Initiative (TCTI) in Egypt - Developing and establishing two Centres of Competence in the Agribusiness and Tourism/Hospitality sectors
Period of project:
02/2023 – 05/2025
Duration of assignment:
28 months
Duty station:
Job code:

Project description

The overall program goal being the improvement of the employment situation of young adults in Egypt, the module objective of the TCTI project is the following:
The systemic framework conditions for dual vocational education and training have been improved in accordance with the reform strategy Technical Education 2.0 of the Egyptian Ministry of Education and Technical Training.
The core point will be the establishment of two Centres of Competence (CoC) in the sectors of Tourism/Hospitality and Agribusiness. The contractor will be responsible for the following work packages (WP):
WP 1: CoC governance structures are set up and tailored to sectoral needs
WP 2: TVETA master trainers and CoC personnel are capacitated
WP 3: CoCs are equipped and prepared for training implementation
WP 4: A concept for CoC network schools is developed and implemented

Job description

  • Provide technical advice on the establishment of CoC governance structures
  • Support the identification of training needs for CoC managers
  • Provide capacity development for CoC managers


  • Education/training: university master’s degree in education policy or TVET
  • Language: English C1 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • General professional experience: 10 years of professional experience the management of TVET schools
  • Specific professional experience: 5 years of professional experience in the establishment of advanced TVET schools (such as CoCs) in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region
  • Regional experience: 3 years of work experience in the MENA region

Please send your application (email and attached CV) by 28th August 2022 to:
Ursula von den Driesch
Recruitment Specialist

Contact person

  Ursula von den Driesch

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