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Teacher Educator (Secondary) - National Volunteer Talent Pool job at VSO

About the Organization

Voluntary Service Overseas is a not-for-profit international development organization charity with a vision for "a fair world for everyone" and a mission to "create lasting change through volunteering".

Job Description

VSO is the world’s leading international non-governmental organisation that works through volunteers to create a fair world for everyone. In 2022/23, over 7,700 dedicated individuals from across the globe volunteered with VSO, bringing their abilities to support almost 11 million people in 35 countries.
Our work centres on those who are left out by society – those living in extreme poverty or with disability and illness. Those who face discrimination and violence because of their gender, sexuality, or social status. Those who are at risk from disaster, disease, and conflict.
But they are not passive beneficiaries of aid; they are the “primary actors” at the heart of our efforts. From their perspective, we define the issues, opportunities, and solutions that drive sustainable, local-led change. These individuals are the key agents of their own transformation.
Role Overview Summary
The person in the role will work in collaboration with the District Education Office and the TTCs and university to train, mentor and coach secondary school teachers, head teachers and deputy head teachers in teaching methodology and strengthen capacity school governance structures that facilitates improvement of learning achievements.
Ideal Applicant Summary
Are you ready to be a part of something truly impactful? Join us as a Secondary School Teacher Educator Volunteer in Karamoja, Uganda.
As a Teacher Educator, you'll not only teach but also inspire and mentor secondary school teachers, empowering them to create meaningful learning experiences for their students. Your expertise will be invaluable in shaping the education landscape.

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Duties and Responsibilities

Curriculum Development:

  • Design and develop training programs and materials for secondary school teacher trainees.

  • Ensure that the curriculum aligns with national education standards and best practices.

Instruction and Facilitation:

  • Conduct training sessions, workshops, and seminars for teacher trainees.

  • Use a variety of instructional techniques and technologies to engage trainees.

Mentorship and Support:

  • Provide ongoing mentorship and support to teacher trainees during their training period and early career stages.

  • Offer guidance on classroom management, lesson planning, and effective teaching strategies.

Assessment and Evaluation:

  • Assess the progress of teacher trainees through observations, evaluations, and feedback.

  • Provide constructive feedback to help trainees improve their teaching skills.

Professional Development:

  • Stay updated on the latest educational research, trends, and technologies.

  • Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge.

  • Administrative and Organizational Duties

Program Management:

  • Coordinate and manage training programs, ensuring they run smoothly and effectively.

  • Maintain accurate records of trainee progress, attendance, and performance.


  • Work collaboratively with other educators, institutions, and stakeholders to enhance the training program.

  • Participate in meetings, committees, and task forces related to teacher education.

Resource Management:

  • Develop and manage teaching resources, including materials, textbooks, and digital tools.

  • Ensure trainees have access to necessary resources for their training and development.


  • Prepare reports on program outcomes, trainee progress, and other relevant metrics.

  • Communicate with program coordinators and stakeholders about program achievements and challenges.


Qualification, Experiences and Competencies

  • Ability to be open minded and respectful

  • Ability to be resilient and adaptive to new situations

  • Ability to facilitate positive change and build sustainable working relationships

  • Ability to seek and share knowledge

How to Apply

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