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UNITED STATES PEACE CORPS

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT
TECHNICAL TRAINER - RURAL EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT (RED)
Peace Corps is a United States Volunteer Organization dedicated to grassroots development and
economic growth in developing countries. It has been operating in Zambia for more than 20 years.
Peace Corps Zambia wishes to invite applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the position of
Technical Trainer- Rural Education Development Project (RED) (May through August)
Chongwe/ Chipembi
In order to qualify, the applicant must be a Zambian Citizen and must not have been employed in
intelligence-related activities.
Basic Function:
The Technical Trainer is responsible for facilitating sessions and assisting with the overall
implementation and evaluation of the technical component of the Pre-Service Training of US Peace
Corps Trainees, preparing to serve as Teachers of English as a Foreign Language in some Zambian rural
schools. S/He will assume responsibility for specific sessions of trainings, design appropriate lesson
plans and lessons to be taught within the teaching methodology prescribed and will also be expected to
provide the Zambian context in any and all preparations including sessions and field practicals with the
Trainees.
Qualifications Requirements:
1. A degree or a diploma in English teaching is required
2. 4 years experience teaching English preferably in a Zambian school is required
3. Three years experience in training and programming support,
4. Applicants must have demonstrated ability working as team members in fast-paced environments
5. Applicants must demonstrate ability working in multi-cultural settings
6. Proficiency in word processing and spread sheets is required
To apply, submit an application letter that clearly addresses the Required Qualifications, CV and list
three references. Applications must arrive at the Peace Corps Office on or before the closing date of
May 22, 2015. Only short-listed candidates will be notified and no telephone inquiries will be
entertained.
Address applications to:
The Human Resources Specialist, Peace Corps Zambia
Plot 71A Kabulonga Rd.
P.O. Box 50707, Lusaka, Zambia
Email: zm01-jobs@zm.peacecorps.gov clearly stating position applied for in subject line