VACANCY: Professional for vocat. training@hotel&catering

Vacancy Summary

  • Organisation Type: Government / non profit
  • Sector: Education, Hospitality / Gastronomy, NGOs / Government
  • Field of Expertise: Education
  • Work Experience: 3-5 years
  • Benefits included: Accommodation, Flights, Moving expenses, Schooling, Transport
  • Type of contract: Consulting assignment
  • Preferred Candidates: Only international jobseekers invited to apply
  • Posted on: Dec 14, 2022
  • Vacancy closing date: Jan 28, 2023

Job Description

Dienste in Übersee is searching on behalf of partner organisations of Bread for the World:

Professional for vocational training in the hotel and catering sector in Ghana

Despite strong economic growth, youth unemployment in Ghana is high. The Presbyterian Centre for Vocational Instructors' Development (PCG-PRECEVID) in Kumasi supports the implementation of reform processes in the vocational training sector in Ghana and helps young people to acquire appropriate qualifications for successful participation in the labour market. For example, PCG-PRECEVID cooperates with Kumasi Technical University (KsTU). In this context PCG-PRECEVID has successfully developed a joint curriculum with a high practical component for training in the hospitality sector. In addition, PCG-PRECEVID carries out targeted lobbying activities to raise the profile of the vocational education and training sector.

Job Scope
You will support PCG-PRECEVID in the further development of the framework for teachers in the hotel and catering industry and in the improvement of service orientation in training.

In particular, you will be responsible for the following:
• Developing and revising the curricula and teaching materials for training in the hotel and catering sector for young professionals, e.g. with regard to the pedagogical and didactic methodology, including the training of teaching staff (train of trainers).
• Conception of target group-oriented short-term further training programmes in the hotel and catering sector (e.g. for employees and hotel owners)
• Supporting accreditation processes for training programmes
• Introduction of evaluation instruments to monitor the success of training and further education measures
• Strategic networking in the hotel and catering sector
Headquarter is in Kumasi (Ashanti Region, Ghana)

• You are a vocational trainer in the hotel and catering sector or have a comparable qualification (e.g. dual studies in hotel management, hospitality specialist)
• Through practice-oriented educational work with different target groups, you have a variety of methods at your disposal (e.g. PME), which you can also share with your local colleagues (Train of Trainers)
• You are a skilled networker within your professional environment and can use your contacts in favour of PCG-PRECEVID
• Your very pronounced gender competence shapes both your conceptual and practical work
• Your very good knowledge of English enables you to communicate in a motivating way in an intercultural environment
• You have a high level of intercultural sensitivity and experience, preferably in African countries.

Citizenship of a Member State of the European Union or Switzerland is required.

Benefits provided by Bread for the World and Dienste in Übersee
Bread for the World provides a framework in which the professionals of Dienste in Übersee share their knowledge and skills with people of another culture.

Supportive cooperation, mutual learning and intercultural exchange are enabled by:
• Individual preparation
• Three year contract with benefits in accordance with the German Development Aid Workers Act
• Coaching

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