Science Lab Training Coordinator
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The Science Lab Training Coordinator, with at least three of classroom teaching experience and experience with science lab training/teaching in low resource environment is needed to organize training sessions for the science teachers of the 27 schools of the Catholic Archdiocese of Monrovia and help set up science laboratories in the schools. The PCRV will also train Peace Corps Volunteers and their counterparts in science lab techniques and how to prepare students for the lab science portion of the WASSEC exam. The overall goal of this assignment is to build the capacity of Liberia’s education sector by training science teachers and providing for the development of science laboratories in the schools.
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 Liberia 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 Biology/Chemistry/Physics
• Minimum 3 years’ classroom teaching experience
• Minimum 2 years’ science lab training/teaching in low resource environment
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.
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