Basic Education Program Specialist
Peace Corps Response positions are open to returned Volunteers or U.S. citizens with significant professional and technical experience.
Given the gravity of these mandates, BLD-TLD deems it necessary that external forms of technical assistance be provided to its specialists in order to ensure exemplary accomplishment of their respective functions. The BLD-TLD specialists recognize the fact that their peak performance can be better achieved through the help of a PCRV. A PCRV is needed to design and deliver in-house trainings on the enhancements of BLD-TLD personnel’s planning, organizational, and communication skills, assist in the development of instructional resource materials for online and offline learning delivery platforms, and assist with the design of learning management platforms.
• At least three (3) years’ experience in teacher education and classroom teaching in basic education;
• At least three (3) years’ experience in education research, development, planning, implementation or other relevant experience; and
• Excellent personal relational skills with demonstrated flexibility and patience.
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.
Medical Considerations in Philippines
- Philippines may not be able to support Volunteers with the following medical conditions: insulin-dependent diabetes; ongoing counseling.
- The following medication(s) are not permitted for legal or cultural reasons: Adderall, Ritalin and Vyvanse.
- Volunteers who should avoid the following food(s) may not be able to serve: gluten, peanuts, and shellfish.
- After arrival in Philippines, Peace Corps provides and applicants are required to have an annual flu shot, to take daily or weekly medication to prevent malaria, and to receive mandatory immunizations.
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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