Volunteer

in Monitoring and Evaluation for a youth-leadership nonprofit organization
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We are looking for a professional with experience building monitoring and evaluation systems adapted to program needs, particularly in educational contexts.  If this sounds like you and you are looking for a volunteer opportunity in Cambodia, please apply!

Volunteer Project Brief

  • Suitable for: Experienced professionals in monitoring and evaluation systems
  • Project type: Unpaid volunteer position
  • Location: Siem Reap, Cambodia
  • Duration: Minimum three months 
  • Start date: On going project
  • Working hours: 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday to Friday
  • Reports to: Program Manager  

Deliverables

  • Assess the way data are collected andstored
  • Update and develop monitoring and evaluation methods
  • Review the consistency and relevance of these measures and provide advice and assistance to local staff as needed
  • Upskill of the Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Requirements

  • Minimum of two years’ work experience with similar projects
  • Experience in designing tools and strategies for data collection, analysis and production of reports
  • Good understanding of capacity assessment methodologies
  • Good command of English
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and capacity assessment methodology

Supportive documentation

  • Updated copy of your CV
  • Professional reference(s) from at least two former employer
  • Copy of passport
  • Proof of travel & medical insurance
  • Criminal record check

Personal qualities and attitudes to be successful in the project

  • Proactive, flexible
  • passionate about education and youth empowerment
  • Willing to experience working in development and cross-cultural contexts
  • Independent worker with an ability to be flexible

 

Benefits

  • Expand your professional skills – obtain in-depth knowledge of how monitoring and evaluation works in a developing country
  • Leave a lasting impression – the work you do will continue to help the organization in the future following your departure
  • Understand the local culture – you will engage with the local Cambodian staff and be immersed in a new, foreign culture
  • Allowances: bicycle and helmet provision, orientation to Siem Reap, visa advice, and a farewell party

Daily Life

  • This volunteer project will place you with a legally registered, Cambodia-based education and youth-leadership non-profit organization.

  • In the fight against poverty, high dropout rates, low awareness of the value of higher education, and illegal migration, the host organization aims to make Cambodian youth in rural areas aware of their own potential and career opportunities, and support them academically, financially, mentally, and physically.

Costs

Please note that this is an unpaid volunteer placement. If successfully accepted for the position, you will be required to pay a project fee and cover your living and travel expenses.  We will guide through each phase of your journey as you move forward. For a more detailed cost breakdown, please click here.