Expert 3: National Blended Learning Advisor (440 w/days)

Posted on:
8 Jun, 2022
Application by:
30 Jun, 2022
Project status:
Expression of interest
Project title:
81283890 - Digitalization of core processes and development of blended learning formats for the TVET system in Ethiopia
Period of project:
December 2022 – December 2024
Duration of assignment:
up to 440 Working days
Duty station:
Addis Ababa
Job code:
ESE-ETH22GIZ0143/ 3

Project description

GFA Consulting Group GmbH (Germany) in association with NIRAS Sweden (Sweden/Ethiopia) is participating in three project tenders in Ethiopia under the Sustainable Training and Education Programme (STEP) financed by GIZ with the implementing partner Ministry of Labour and Skills.
The consortium GFA-NIRAS is looking for experts for the following project:
Digitalization of core processes and development of blended learning formats for the TVET system in Ethiopia. The project focuses on improving the capacities for the implementation of digitalized TVET through the development of three blended learning formats in supported economic sectors and the digitalization of three core processes of the TVET system. Digital examination/assessment is also part of the project measures

Job description

  •  Responsibility for the implementation of work package 1 (development of three blended learning formats)
  • Technical lead and advisory for the concept development, testing and roll-out of the pilots
  • Ensure collaboration within the established platform to ensure the stakeholders’ active involvement in the development of the formats
  • Close coordination with expert 2 (National Project Coordinator)
  • Close collaboration with expert 4 (Further Training Expert)


  • Education/training (2.3.1): University degree (master or equivalent) in Information and
  • Communications Technology (ICT), software development, programming, instructional design, e-learning development, or education
  • Languages (2.3.2): Knowledge of English (C1) and Amharic (C2) in the Common
  • European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • General professional experience (2.3.3): 5 years of professional experience in the digitalization of education and training programmes
  • Specific professional experience (2.3.4): 3 years of experience in instructional design, media development with a focus on adult learning principles, virtual training or e-learning, incl. development of storyboards and content for e-learning and virtual courses; games and gamification in education, programming and implementing e-learning applications with a focus on low connectivity settings and for different devices (smart phone, tablet, desktops)
  • Leadership/management experience (2.3.5): – not applicable –
  • Regional experience (2.3.6): – not applicable –
  • Development cooperation (DC) experience (2.3.7): 2 years of experience working in DC projects
  • Other (2.3.8): – not applicable –

Applications should be send accompanied by an up-to-date CV to:

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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