Trainer E-Learning (m/f/x) for a teacher training center in Baucau, Timor-Leste

AGIAMONDO is the personnel service of the German Catholics for development cooperation. In the Civil Peace Service (ZFD), we offer professionals the opportunity for meaningful service in cooperation with local development actors. The ZFD is a personnel program for violence prevention and peacebuilding in crisis and conflict regions. It works for a world in which conflicts are settled without violence.

In order to strengthen our partner organization Instituto Católico para Formaҫão de Professores (ICFP) we are looking for a

Trainer E-Learning (m/f/d) for a teacher training center in Baucau, Timor-Leste

Your new role

The Instituto Católico para Formaҫão de Professores (ICFP) is a Catholic, state-accredited teacher training institute in Baucau, Timor-Leste. The organization's mission is to train teachers in order to contribute to the fundamental improvement of the educational system in Timor-Leste. . . The institute works closely with other local schools in the eastern parts of the country and thus tries to anchor its educational work locally. In addition, educational research is to be used to make a general contribution to the further development of the national education system. The mission of the ICFP is based on the educational teachings of St. Marcellin Champagnat, the founding father of the Marist Brothers who run the Institute in Baucau.

Specifically, you will carry out the following tasks:

  • You will analyze the existing online learning platform and make necessary adjustments and improvements.
  • You will create teaching content in the areas of peace education, conflict resolution and non-violent classroom management and take over the testing and piloting of the digital modules.
  • You will train and support ICFP staff in content creation. 
  • You will mentor students*, alumni* and other stakeholders in using the online platform.
  • You will contribute to strengthening the alumni network of ICFP graduates*.

Your profile

  • You have a Master's degree, e.g. in education, social sciences, ethology or comparable fields.
  • You have at least three years of work experience in the creation of teaching content with digital learning platforms.
  • You are fluent in English and motivated to learn Tetum, one of the two official languages as part of your preparation.
  • You have a motor vehicle driver's license.
  • You are a citizen of the EU or Switzerland and identify with the goals and concerns of church development and peace work and support them convincingly.

What AGIAMONDO offers

  • Individual and comprehensive preparation
  • Three-year contract (with option for renewal), social security and remuneration according to the German Development Aid Act (DDA)
  • Further training in the country, language or other professional skills as well as coaching and supervision, individual counseling

We look forward to receiving your meaningful application in *pdf format (cover letter, resume, references) by 12/18/22 at the latest via our job portal.

Corona - Information for applicants

Dear applicants,

we are conducting the selection procedure online. Preparatory work is taking place in person in Cologne, in compliance with applicable hygiene and distance rules.

Please also read our current information on vaccinations.

Your contact person

Sara Auth