Plan International Nigeria: Education in Emergency Officer – Maiduguri – Nigeria


Plan International Nigeria is part is the global federation of Plan International and was registered as a National Organization in 2014 in Nigeria. Plan International works in 52 developing Countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas. Plan’s Global Strategic Goals (2017-2022) is to advance Children’s Rights and Equality for Girls ad our Ambition is, “together, we take action so that 100 million girls learn, lead, decide and thrive”. We reach as many children as possible, particularly those who are excluded or marginalised through the delivery of high-quality programmes that deliver long-lasting benefits to children and their communities.

Role Purpose: The purpose of this role is to support the pilot mobile Education in Emergency (EIE) project

Contract Duration: 2 years

Number Required: 6

Qualifications and Experience

     i.        University degree or equivalent in Education, Social Science, Social Work, Psychology, or related fields

    ii.        Minimum of 3 years relevant working experience Education in Emergencies

   iii.        Experience working in emergency settings

  1. Good knowledge and understanding of DO NO HARM principles and established international child protection standards (especially UNCRC)
  2. Experience with participatory approaches to education, emergency preparedness, crisis/emergency relief management, or other related area.

   vi.        Experience working with IDPs, refugees and other vulnerable populations (ideal)

  vii.        Experience in mobile EiE units desirable but not essential

viii.        Previous experience directly providing services to children at risk and victims of abuse, exploitation and violence

 

Skills & Knowledge

     i.        Strong ability to work independently, organize work, meet deadlines, maintain composure, prioritize work under pressure, coordinate multiple tasks and maintain attention to detail

    ii.        Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills, creativity and flexibility

   iii.        Works well in and promotes teamwork, comfortable in a multi-cultural environment, flexible and able to handle pressure well.

   iv.        Languages: Excellent command of English language

Plan International Nigeria is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender or disabilities. Plan International Nigeria is fully committed to child protection to prevent children from all forms of abuse. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply click here

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Editor, Medicine & Life Sciences (Fulltime; Work-from-home)


Are you looking for a fulltime job opportunity that does not require you to travel?
The average person spends 33 hours a month commuting to and from office. Put this time to better use!
According to this Gallup poll, 37% of US employees already ‘telecommute’ (work from home). This trend is catching on in India, too.
Telecommute jobs are just as important as office-based ones. Technology empowers you to work from anywhere.
Cactus Communications ranks 12th globally among the Top 100 Companies for Telecommute Jobs (Forbes article) in 2017.
CACTUS is proud to be ranked 1st among India’s Great Mid-Size Workplaces – 2017 in a study conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute India in association with MINT, by HT Media.
At Cactus Communications, you can join a team of highly skilled editors who are experts in various academic fields. We’re currently hiring Editors for the Biomedical Sciences on a fulltime work-from-home basis.

WHAT YOU WILL DO
Edit manuscripts written by non-native authors to ensure that the final text is in standard scientific English and is free of unclear or unidiomatic sentences
Adhere to job-specific instructions and format manuscripts according to the target journal when required
Understand client and industry requirements and adapt working approach accordingly
Meet deadlines
Receive training to become adept at the points mentioned above
WHY THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY
Flexibility. You can work from anywhere in India.
You will receive training to become adept at editing.
You will have unlimited access to exclusive interviews with industry experts, articles on the latest industry trends, and publication and writing tips on our learning and discussion platform.
At CACTUS, you will be exposed to research carried out worldwide and will get an insider’s view of the burgeoning, multi-million-dollar publishing industry.

WHAT YOU NEED
A Bachelor’s/Master’s/PhD degree in any sub-specialization of medicine or life sciences
Excellent written English skills and attention to detail
Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
New college or university graduates are welcome to apply.
This position is currently only open to candidates based in Asia & Africa.

 

Application process
To apply, click here, submit your details on the form and complete a short screening test. You will hear from us in a couple of days after you take the test. If you meet the benchmark on the test, you will be invited for another round of tests and interviews.

If you face any difficulties while attempting the test, email us at editor@cactusglobal.com.

For other open positions, visit cactusglobal.com/careers

Note: This is a fulltime opportunity, not part-time or freelance.

Editor, Humanities & Social Sciences (Fulltime; Work-from-home)


Are you looking for a fulltime job opportunity that does not require you to travel?
The average person spends 33 hours a month commuting to and from office. Put this time to better use!
According to this Gallup poll, 37% of US employees already ‘telecommute’ (work from home). This trend is catching on in India, too.
Telecommute jobs are just as important as office-based ones. Technology empowers you to work from anywhere.
Cactus Communications ranks 12th globally among the Top 100 Companies for Telecommute Jobs (Forbes article) in 2017.
CACTUS is proud to be ranked 1st among India’s Great Mid-Size Workplaces – 2017 in a study conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute India in association with MINT, by HT Media.
At Cactus Communications, you can join a team of highly skilled editors who are experts in various academic fields. We’re currently hiring Editors on a fulltime work-from-home basis in the Humanities and Social Sciences

WHAT YOU WILL DO
Edit manuscripts written by non-native authors to ensure that the final text is in standard scientific English and is free of unclear or unidiomatic sentences
Adhere to job-specific instructions and format manuscripts according to the target journal when required
Understand client and industry requirements and adapt working approach accordingly
Meet deadlines
Receive training to become adept at the points mentioned above
WHY THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY
Flexibility. You can work from anywhere in India.
You will receive training to become adept at editing.
You will have unlimited access to exclusive interviews with industry experts, articles on the latest industry trends, and publication and writing tips on our learning and discussion platform.
At CACTUS, you will be exposed to research carried out worldwide and will get an insider’s view of the burgeoning, multi-million-dollar publishing industry.
WHAT YOU NEED
A Bachelor’s/Master’s/PhD degree in any sub-specialization of the Humanities or Social Sciences
Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
New college or university graduates are welcome to apply.
This position is currently only open to can didates based in Asia & Africa.

Application process
To apply, click here, submit your details on the form, and complete a short screening test. You will hear from us in a couple of days after you take the test. If you meet the benchmark on the test, you will be invited for another round of tests and interviews.

If you face any difficulties while attempting the test, email us at editor@cactusglobal.com.

For other open positions, visit cactusglobal.com/careers

Note: This is a fulltime opportunity, not part-time or freelance.

Editor, Physical Sciences & Engineering (Fulltime; Work-from-home). – CACTUS communication


Are you looking for a fulltime job opportunity that does not require you to travel?
The average person spends 33 hours a month commuting to and from office. Put this time to better use!
According to this Gallup poll, 37% of US employees already ‘telecommute’ (work from home). This trend is catching on in India, too.
Telecommute jobs are just as important as office-based ones. Technology empowers you to work from anywhere.
Cactus Communications ranks 12th globally among the Top 100 Companies for Telecommute Jobs (Forbes article) in 2017.
CACTUS is proud to be ranked 1st among India’s Great Mid-Size Workplaces – 2017 in a study conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute India in association with MINT, by HT Media.
At Cactus Communications, you can join a team of highly skilled editors who are experts in various academic fields. We’re currently hiring Editors on a fulltime work-from-home basis in the Physical Sciences and Engineering.

WHAT YOU WILL DO
Edit manuscripts written by non-native authors to ensure that the final text is in standard scientific English and is free of unclear or unidiomatic sentences
Adhere to job-specific instructions and format manuscripts according to the target journal when required
Understand client and industry requirements and adapt working approach accordingly
Meet deadlines
Receive training to become adept at the points mentioned above
WHY THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY
Flexibility. You can work from anywhere in India.
You will receive training to become adept at editing.
You will have unlimited access to exclusive interviews with industry experts, articles on the latest industry trends, and publication and writing tips on our learning and discussion platform.
At CACTUS, you will be exposed to research carried out worldwide and will get an insider’s view of the burgeoning, multi-million-dollar publishing industry.
WHAT YOU NEED
A Bachelor’s/Master’s/PhD degree in any sub-specialization of the physical sciences & engineering fields
Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Excellent written English skills and attention to detail
New college or university graduates are welcome to apply.
This position is currently only open to candidates based in Asia & Africa.

Application process
To apply, click here, submit your details on the form, and complete a short screening test. You will hear from us in a couple of days after you take the test. If you meet the benchmark on the test, you will be invited for another round of tests and interviews.

If you face any difficulties while attempting the test, email us at editor@cactusglobal.com.

For other open positions, visit cactusglobal.com/careers

Note: This is a fulltime opportunity, not part-time or freelance

PRO Unlimited @ facebook – Program Manager (Nigeria contract role)


Public Relations – Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria – Contracted

Overview (Lagos, Nigeria) 11 month contract
Our Platform Partnerships team who are responsible for driving product strategy and building strategic partnerships with the most influential companies, start-ups and developers in the region – FB Start, Messenger, Developer Circles etc

Start-Up Programs, Program Manager

Facebook was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Facebook is seeking a motivated Program Manager who is passionate about the way Facebook Inc. can work with businesses, startups, and developers to build a variety of valuable product experiences for people.

The Platform Partnerships team at Facebook is responsible for establishing strategic relationships and building out global programs for key partners and start-ups. As a Program Manager you will be responsible for working with some of Nigeria’s most exciting technology start-ups and entrepreneurs — as well as with our world-class Facebook product and engineering teams. In addition to those teams, you will work cross-functionally with the Policy, Legal, Marketing and the Operations teams to optimize new capabilities, improve user experience, and make the Nigerian Start-up community successful. This position will be located in Lagos, Nigeria.

Responsibilities

Work with a cross functional team — e.g. Engineering, Product, Developer Support, Product Marketing, Policy and Communications — to develop, implement and deliver value-add initiatives for entrepreneurs, start-ups and developers.
Manage multiple complex project deliverables for multiple internal and external stakeholders.
Provide guidance to start-ups and entrepreneurs in defining, analyzing, and measuring of their business problems.

Requirements

Preferably a BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related software engineering field or equivalent practical experience.
3-5 years of experience in working with startups, entrepreneurs, and developers.
Strong strategic and creative thinker.
Strong presentation and communication skills.
Ability to consistently deliver quality outputs in a fast-paced and dynamic environment with an ability to work to tight deadlines.
Passion for innovation and collaboration with startups and early stage entrepreneurs and developers.
Displaying the highest personal integrity and ethics

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Australia Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarships


APPLICATION DEADLINE: 31/10/2017

On 31 December 2016, the International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) ceased and was replaced by the Research Training Program (RTP) from 1 January 2017.  The RTP provides block grants, on a calendar year basis, to higher education providers (HEPs) to support both domestic and overseas students undertaking Research Doctorate and Research Masters degrees, known as higher degrees by research (HDRs).

Host Institution(s):

Participating Universities in Australia

Level/Field of study:

Masters by research degree or Doctorate Degree offered by participating Universities in Australia.

Target group:

Domestic and international students

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

Under RTP, a University provides one or more of the following types of support to an RTP Scholarship recipient:

  • An RTP Fees Offset pays for the tuition fees of a higher degree by research (HDR) student that would otherwise have been paid by the student. This requires that a university to fully offset tuition fee applicable for a student. This is not a stipend.
  • An RTP Stipend to assist students with their living costs while undertaking a higher degree by research.
  • RTP Allowances to assist students with ancillary costs of a higher degree by research (HDR). This includes relocation costs to undertake a HDR, HDR thesis printing and academic publication costs and health cover costs for recipients and their dependents.
  • RTP scholarships are available for a maximum period of two years for a research masters OR a minimum of three years, up to a maximum of four years (at the discretion of the HEP) for a research doctorate degree.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for a RTP Stipend, RTP Fees Offset or RTP Allowance, a student must be a domestic student or an overseas student enrolled in an accredited HDR course of study at an Australian HEP. The basic eligibility criteria for an RTP are listed in Section 1.5 of the Commonwealth Scholarships Guidelines (Research) 2017.

Application instructions:

Applications for RTP Scholarships need to be made directly to participating universities. Each university has its own application and selection process, please contact your chosen university directly to discuss how to apply for the RTP scheme. The deadline varies per university but is around April-October each year.

It is important to read the Frequently Asked Questions and visit the website of the University where you intend to apply and the official scholarship website for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Find more info https://www.education.gov.au/research-training-program

Medical Mission Volunteers Application


APPLICATION DEADLINE: 30/06/2018
ORGANISATION: Haiti Cholera Research Funding Foundation Inc

Haiti Cholera Research Funding Foundation Inc is an international  nonprofit organization that will conduct research in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Haiti and the Caribbean. We will promote and create plan to prevent mortality and mobility of cholera outbreak. We will donate lifestraw to those who cannot access to clean water instead using bleach or other solution that contains bleach that will create chloroform to long term use. HCRFF will also study of those that have diagnosed with non communicable disease and who are affected with the cholera. We will track those that have been vaccinated and observe if they are any chance to decrease the bacteria into their systems.

Haiti Cholera Research Funding Foundation Inc is welcoming volunteers from different Health Professional Background Research, Physicians, Nurses,Tech ETC. Volunteers are responsible for their travel expenses (included room and boards, accommodation) Health Insurances, Proof of vaccination, Proof of Licenses, Criminal Background Level II.

HCRFF is more than a Professional Association also a Community. Our Members will work in every discipline of Public Health in countries across the globe. Our goal is to create a healthy nation in one generation.

For more information visit the website.