Apply For Consultant Job Vacancy In Tanzania | UNESCO


Deadline is 4th October 2023 | Apply For Consultant Job Vacancy In Tanzania | UNESCO


  • Parent Sector : Education Sector (ED)
  • Duty Station: Dar-es-Salaam
  • Classification of duty station: [[filter12]]
  • Standard Duration of Assignement : [[filter13]]
  • Job Family: Education
  • Type of contract : Non Staff
  • Duration of contract : From 1 to 6 months
  • Recruitment open to : External candidates
  • Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 04/10/2023
  • UNESCO Core Values: Commitment to the Organization, Integrity, Respect for Diversity, Professionalism




 Specifically, the assessment seeks to:

 1) Assess the LEG’s performance in achieving their goals and objectives related to education in their community.

2) Identify strengths and weaknesses in the LEG’s approach to education development and delivery, including areas where additional support may be needed.

3) To develop a plan for strengthening the work of the LEG based on the results of the self-assessment process.

3) Ensure that the LEG’s efforts are aligned with the priorities and goals of the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) and the Tanzanian government

4) Empower local education stakeholders to take ownership of education initiatives in their community and to be more responsive to the needs of children and families

5) improve the efficiency and effectiveness of education initiatives locally by ensuring that resources are used more efficiently, and that education outcomes are more closely aligned with local needs and priorities.

Long Description

Planned Activities 

1)Planning and Preparation: The Lead Consultant will lead his/her team to work with the LEG/ESDC and other stakeholders to plan and prepare for the self-assessment process.

2) Data Collection: will include surveys, interviews, focus group discussions, and document reviews.

3) Data Analysis

4) Stakeholder Engagement: The Lead Consultant will lead his/her team to engage with stakeholders throughout the self-assessment process to ensure that their perspectives are considered and that the process is inclusive.

4) Results Dissemination to the LEG/ESDC and other stakeholders.

5) Action Planning: The consultant team will work with the LEG/ESDC to develop a plan for strengthening their work based on the results of the self-assessment process.

6) Reporting: Prepare report summarizing the findings of the self-assessment process and the plan for strengthening the work of the LEG/ESDC. of education initiatives at the local level.

Long Description

Methodology  1) Desk review 2)Planning: Participate in a planning meeting and the LEG, and other stakeholders 3) Data collection 4)Data analysis 5) Results validation through a meeting 6)Action planning – develop a plan for strengthening the work of the LEG based on the results of the self-assessment process. 7) Reporting

COMPETENCIES (Core / Managerial)

  • Accountability (C)
  • Communication (C)
  • Innovation (C)
  • Knowledge sharing and continuous improvement (C)
  • Planning and organizing
  • Results focus
  • Teamwork
  • Professionalism
  • For detailed information, please consult the UNESCO Competency Framework.


1)Master’s degree in education, social sciences, or a related field

2) Proven experience in supporting complex assessments, evaluations, or research projects related to education or development programs

3) Strong analytical skills and experience in data collection, analysis, and reporting

4) Excellent communication and facilitation skills, with the ability to engage effectively with diverse stakeholders

5) Demonstrated knowledge of the education sector in Tanzania or similar contexts.

6) Familiarity with the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) and its objectives is an advantage

7) Fluency in English is required, and proficiency in Swahili is highly desirable.


Interested candidates should click on “Apply Now”, and download and complete the Employment History form (Word document). Before uploading the document, at the end of the Word document, please insert extra pages with the following required information: An up-to-date CV stating details of educational qualifications, work experience, including prior experience of similar work. A technical proposal detailing the approach/methodology to undertake the assignment and the proposed cost.


  • Please note that all candidates must complete an on-line application and provide complete and accurate information. To apply, please visit the UNESCO careers website. No modifications can be made to the application submitted.
  • The evaluation of candidates is based on the criteria in the vacancy notice, and may include tests and/or assessments, as well as a competency-based interview. 
  • UNESCO uses communication technologies such as video or teleconference, e-mail correspondence, etc. for the assessment and evaluation of candidates.
  • Please note that only selected candidates will be further contacted and candidates in the final selection step will be subject to reference checks based on the information provided.

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