Head of Employment Programme

  • Location Phnom Penh
  • Salary Negotiable
  • Number of Hiring 1
  • Working Term Full Time
  • Closing Date Jan 18, 2018
  • About ISF

    Indochina Starfish Foundation (ISF) is an international charity operating in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. ISF believes that every child, regardless of where they were born, has the right to education, healthcare and sport. We seek to make a fundamental and long-lasting positive change in the lives of some of the most disadvantaged children and their families in Cambodia through an education and healthcare programme as well as grassroots football activities.

     ISF is currently recruiting one qualified and experienced candidate for the post of Head of Employment Programme ($1,600-1,800/month plus benefits), and one Communications Officer ($1,300-$1,500/month plus benefits) at our education centre based in Phnom Penh

    Head of Employment Programme

    The aim of the ISF’s Employment Programme is to help ISF students obtain employment to match their skills, abilities and interests whilst providing them with sufficient income, opportunities for progression, and job satisfaction to ensure the sustainability of their livelihoods.   The  Head of Employment Programme will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of the ISF Employment Programme to include the development and implimentation of soft-skill curriculum at ISF, ensuring its effective delivery and intended results.

     Duties and Key Responsibilities:

    ·         Develop soft-skill training curriculum and materials and train staff in its delivery.

    ·         Integrate soft-skills development into the wider educational curriculum

    ·         Develop and provide career guidance and counselling to students

    ·         Identify quality vocational training schools and employers, and build structure and formal relationships

    ·         Undertake research into the needs of employers on an ongoing basis

    ·         Monitor and evaluate the programme in order to measure impact and facilitate learning and development

    ·         Develop a better understanding of how to improve students’ motivation and determination to thrive in education and work.

    ·         Increase employment support provided to the students’ parents


    ·         Relevant bachelor degree

    ·         At least 5 years’ experience in the design or delivery of soft-skills training, employability training, internships and job placements.

    ·         Excellent project and staff management skills

    ·         Excellent oral and written communication skills

    ·         High level of accountability, strong initiative and decision-making skills

    ·         Demonstrates a high level of self-awareness and ability to resolve problems in a calm and proactive way

    ·         Well-developed IT skills. Competence with all MS Office packages, email and internet

    • : Phnom Penh
    • : 1
    • : fulltime
    • : Indochina Starfish Foundation
    • : Education
    • : Met Savda
    • : 023424236
    • : recruitment-isf@indochinastarfish.org
    • : https://indochinastarfish.org/
    • : #1310, Plov Lum, Chamreunphal Village, Sangkat Boeng Tompon, Khan Mean Chey, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Contact Information

  • Company Name Indochina Starfish Foundation
  • Contact Person Met Savda
  • Phone 023424236
  • Email recruitment-isf@indochinastarfish.org
  • Website https://indochinastarfish.org/
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