Education Coordinator Palestine Jerusalem/WB (Nationals Only)


The Program:

NRC education program aims to provide safe and inclusive learning opportunities for the most conflict affected children in the West Bank and Gaza, thus, the department provide capacity building and training for teachers and counsellors, PSS activities, educational and learning intervention,

The Position:

The purpose of the Education Coordinator position is to implement delegated Education project portfolio.

  1. Coordinate the Education projects in West Bank and set up of weekly structured staff meetings.
  2. Weekly field trips to participate, monitor, provide technical guidance and oversee projects related activities.
  3. Contribute to coordination with relevant external partners and ensure close collaboration and active engagement of education stakeholders and school community.
  4. Actively engage in the West Bank EiE WG related meetings and events and support the development of education strategy documents.
  5. Contribute to development, management, and monitoring of project budgets in cooperation with PM, AM and Education Specialist.
  6. Responsible for the development of detailed work plans for education projects including implementation and monitoring.
  7. Responsible for supervision of education activities implementation.
  8. Contribute to new proposals/concept papers (youth, EiE etc.) in collaboration with PM and Specialist and delivery of accurate, quality project reports within set deadlines.
  9. Participate in the recruitment of area project staff for education projects.
  10. Responsible for mapping staff capacity needs, to plan for capacity building initiatives and transferring key skills through on-the-job training and mentoring.
  11. Ensure that M&E systems and tools are relevant and support the M&E staff to collect and analyse accurate data.
  12. Responsible for actual vs. budgeted costs and spending plans for allocated education projects to be presented in monthly grant meetings.
  13. Responsible for Education project resource management and coordination, including procurement planning.
  14. Undertake any other reasonable task assigned by management.
  • Bachelor’s degree in education and/or other relevant related studies
  • Experience from working on education project implementation position in a humanitarian/ recovery context.
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts.
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities.
  • Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal

What we Offer? 

You will be working in an international and diverse organization with a dynamic atmosphere.

You will receive support and opportunities to expand your skills and enhance your expertise.

You will be working in our Office in Jerusalem and West Bank,

This position is Grade (07) Step (01). Salary & Benefits are based on Jerusalem Duty Station.

Reports to: Programme Manager.

Recruiter: Judeh Hussein

Contract Duration: Open-ended.


If you are interested to apply for this position, please check the full Job Description: West Bank – Education Coordinator.docx

Applications are only accepted if submitted through NRC website.

Applications won’t be considered without a Resume and a Cover Letter in English. 

For more information about NRC’s work in Palestine, please check: factsheet_palestine_may2023.pdf (

NRC is an equal opportunities employer and aims to have staffing diversity in terms of age, gender, ethnicity, nationality and physical ability.

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee. We work in crises across more than 31 countries, providing emergencies and long-term assistance to millions of people every year. We stand up for people forced to flee, advocating their rights. NORCAP, our global provider of expertise, helps improve international and local ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from crises. NRC also runs the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre in Geneva, a global leader in reporting on and advocating for people displaced within their own country.
Employment with NRC may lead to employment in or deployment to Regions, Countries, Areas or Offices that may be host to considerable health, safety and security risks. NRC takes this very seriously and we have procedures in place to reduce known risks, but will never be able to take away all risks.
NRC is an equal opportunities employer and aims to have staffing diversity in terms of age, gender, ethnicity, nationality and physical ability.
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