AKDN Programme Officer Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs

AKDN Programme Officer Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs. AKDN Uganda looking for “Programme Officer“. Applicants with a degree in University Degree may apply on or before Feb. 14, 2023.

The AKDN works in 30 countries around the world. It employs approximately 96,000 people, the majority of whom are based in developing countries.  AKDN’s leaders (seen below) and its employees are of different faiths, origins and backgrounds.

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AKDN Programme Officer Jobs 2023

The AKDN has published a job vacancy announcement on Feb. 08, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Programme Officer to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

Recruiter Aga Khan Development Network
Position Programme Officer
Location Kampala, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum Three years
Application Deadline Feb. 14, 2023

AKDN Job Vacancy 2023

Key Responsibilities

  • Providing technical support to the Teachers, VHTs and health workers on ECD.
  • Organise and Conduct training including both Centre based and site-based mentoring for teachers under the programme in Kampala Central, Nakawa and Rubaga.
  • Training district and sub county officials to deliver on ECD programs, providing quality assurance and on their role of delivering integrated ECD program in the district
  • Participating in District level events that are geared towards supporting ECD
  • Conduct regular monitoring and evaluation activities to ensure that the programme is implemented as per plan.
  • Organise District review meetings to track the progress on the programme and receive feedback from the local government leadership.
  • Flags issues of concerns on the programme to the Project Coordinator
  • Identify capacity gaps and arrange for appropriate training of ECD caregivers to adequately equip them with necessary skills and knowledge required to accomplish their responsibilities at the day operational level.
  • Work with other staff members to develop materials and plans for training ECD caregivers.

Position in Organization:

  • Region: Eastern Africa
  • Location: Uganda
  • Salary: Salary and package to attract the best candidate
  • Job Expires: 14-Feb-2023


  • A Bachelor’s degree in ECD/ECCE
  • At least 3-5 years’ experience of working as an ECD programme Officer. Working with communities on promotion of ECD will be an added advantage.
  • Ability to engage, train and work with district authorities, and other relevant institutions as well as teachers, parents and children to improve on children`s learning outcomes.
  • Fluent in English and one of the Refugee spoken languages or Swahili. An excellent command of spoken and written English, including report writing and computer skills, especially MS Word and Excel.
  • Holding valid licence for riding motorcycles and ability to ride a motorcycle will be an added advantage.
  • High analytical skills and the ability to assimilate and process information on a wide range of issues, excellent writing, communication,. Agile thinker and able to work within and through systems.
  • Team player collaborates effectively to create a culture of knowledge sharing and team learning to strengthen business performance.
  • Committed to acting ethically and upholding safeguarding standards towards all staff, volunteers, and beneficiaries of the organization.
  • Strong IT skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, SharePoint, Databases, etc.).
  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills in a cross-cultural context.

How to Apply AKDN Programme Officer Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to

The Closing Date: Feb. 14, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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