Working efficiently, effectively and in a spirit of partnership, we support people and societies in developing, transition and industrialized countries in shaping their own futures and improving living conditions. This is what the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) is all about. As a federally owned enterprise, we support the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. We are also engaged in international education work around the globe.
“EU Support for the TVET System in Palestine”
The new EU programme builds on the experiences, the results and best practices of the two preceding EU funded programmes implemented by GIZ in West Bank and Gaza Strip. The programme is aiming at improving the quality and relevance of training provision at initial and continuing vocational training to meet the needs of the private sector and the community, and to enhance the institutional capacity of the TVET institutional framework and of World of Work (stakeholders), for a more efficient functioning of TVET system. The implementing bodies at the local level are therefore the Local Employment and Training Councils (LETCs), previously established with the support of GIZ. In order to support the EU Programme Team at Ramallah – GIZ
Programme House and in all Governorates, we are looking for an
Tasks and Functions include but are not limited to:
-Follow up the implementation of partnership projects in cooperation with the LETC Technical Committees
-Assist in organizing workshops and trainings as required by the programme manager, LETCs and project partners, take the minutes and prepare the needed documents.
-Facilitate the work of short term national and international experts
-Contribute in the implementation of new or follow-on activities
-Coordinate with technical teams of partner institutions and undertake and document field visits to partnership projects in all governorates of the West Bank
-Support programme manager and technical team in management and administrative tasks
Required qualifications, competences and experience
-New graduate with University degree BA in political science, education, international relations or related fields.
-Fluent in English and Arabic (oral and written).
-Excellent computer and communication skills.
-Flexible to move and travel in local areas of partnership projects and related activities
-Able to work under stressful conditions, self-initiator, flexible and able to work with people of different backgrounds, service oriented, friendly personality, well organised and motivated
Assignment: Starting 01 of January 2017 (5 months)
GIZ is an equal opportunity employer, and offers an attractive and challenging working environment with opportunities for skill enhancement.
A complete application must be submitted in English to the following address:
which includes the attached Applicant Information form, the CV and cover letter, no later than 24 December 2016.
Kindly state in the email subject “TEP- EU Internship”. Any deficiency in the application will NOT be considered. Only short-listed candidates (Palestinian Nationals) will be contacted..