Vocational Training Specialist

SustaiNet Group Ltd (SGL) offers development consulting services to facilitate effective agricultural market-oriented and private sector-led development to clients including governments, international development organisations and agro-businesses. The company is looking for suitable consultant to undertake the following project implementation-based tasks for Youth employment in the agri-food sector project by GIZ in western Kenya.

Specific Tasks

· Validation of the selection and needs analyses of existing training courses in agricultural vocational training and training (ATVET, e.g. curricula on vegetable and fruit cultivation, poultry farming, fish and beekeeping).

  • Expansion and revision of existing ATVET teaching materials on climate relevance and gender-sensitive aspects.

  • Stocktaking and assessment of their training offers.

  • Digitization of selected core modules.

  • Needs-driven technical and didactic training of trainers in national institutions.

  • Implementation of needs-based qualification packages, including incentive schemes for disadvantaged target groups/youth champions.

  • Advising training centers on setting up a monitoring system for ATVET alumni and tracer study.


· B.Sc. or higher in vocational education and training or similar subject area

· Language : English (C1), Swahili (B2); Knowledge of Luo or Luhya (B1)

· 10 years in vocational training, curricula development

· 5 years of experience in agricultural vocational training

· 2 years of management experience.

· 5 years or regional experience in sub-Saharan Africa

· 5 years of cooperation with development partners

· Experience in adult education and in the development of monitoring systems, e-learning and blended learning

The applicant should have following soft skills:

  • Teamwork

  • Initiative

  • Communication skills

  • Sociocultural competence

  • Partner- and customer-oriented, efficient action

  • interdisciplinary thinking

  • Innovation**

How to apply

Please use this link to access the job profile: https://sustainetgroup.zohorecruit.com/recruit/Portal.na?digest=PfuFotfb…

Candidates who meet the requirements should upload their updated resume and indicate expected monthly salary.

SustaiNet Group Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. Only shortlisted candidates, whose CVs and motivation statements are submitted through the dedicated link will be contacted.

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