Regional Youth Center Coordinator
Peace Corps Response positions are open to returned Volunteers or U.S. citizens with significant professional and technical experience.
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The PCRVs will work with the center coordinator and other management staff on center operations, development of record keeping templates and documents, and training staff on program development methods and customer relationship management. The PCRVs will also support the coordination of center activities and provide training to youth and other partners. The overall goal of the assignment is to support each center to develop sustainable operations and youth-friendly programs.
Please note that departure dates and other details of this project could change because of the uncertainties as Peace Corps and local partners resume volunteer operations. Candidates selected for this position will be arriving in The Gambia together as a group, so while the departure dates for the whole group could change, dates cannot be changed for individual candidates.
• Bachelor’s Degree in management, social sciences, multimedia communications, marketing, fashion and garment construction, or economics.
• Work experience on project management and organization capacity building
• Demonstrated ability to teach basic IT literacy skills
• Demonstrated ability to manage facilities with complex operations
• Ability to adapt to local living conditions
The Peace Corps embraces and leverages the diversity of its volunteers as a reflection of America's diversity. Peace Corps Response is committed to reflecting the diversity of the United States in the professionals we send into the field to support the mission of world peace and friendship. Applicants with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Before you apply, please review Medical Information for Applicants to learn about the clearance process and other health conditions that are difficult to accommodate in Peace Corps service.
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