Senior Education Officer (Maternity Cover) in London, United Kingdom

  • Contract
  • London
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

International Rescue Committee

Requisition ID: req51159

Job Title: Senior Training Officer (Maternity Cowl)

Sector: Training

Employment Class: Fastened time period, 6 months (with the possibilty of extension)

Employment Kind: Full time (37.5 hours/week)

Wage: £43,400 each year professional rata

Location: London, UK

Work Association:Open to Distant

Job Description


Over the previous 90 years, the Worldwide Rescue Committee (IRC) has developed unparalleled experience in responding to emergencies and serving to uprooted communities to rebuild. Based in 1933 on the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC presents lifesaving care and life-changing help to refugees compelled to flee from battle or catastrophe. The IRC is on the bottom in additional than 40 nations, offering emergency reduction, relocating refugees and rebuilding lives within the wake of catastrophe.

The IRC is dedicated to a tradition of daring management, innovation in all points of our work, inventive partnerships and, most crucially, accountability to these we serve. The IRC is a tireless advocate for probably the most susceptible.


IRC UK is a part of the IRC international community, which has its international headquarters in New York. Our staff within the UK works to boost the profile, ship coverage, and follow change, and improve funding to assist restore well being, security, schooling, financial wellbeing, and energy to folks devastated by battle and catastrophe. Since 2021, IRC UK has additionally supplied integration providers on to refugees in England, a programme that’s quickly rising.

IRC Training Programming UK

IRC has been delivering schooling programmes within the UK since Might 2022. This consists of the Therapeutic School rooms Programme (and its varied iterations) and the Therapeutic Areas programme . The Therapeutic School rooms programme delivers trauma-informed coaching to varsities and teache r s to assist them higher help refugee and asylum-seeking college students. The Therapeutic Areas programme is comparable however gives coaching to volunteers and employees that help refugee and asylum-seeking youth outdoors of faculty settings.

The Function of the Function

Key Working Relationships:

The p osition reviews to the Edu cation M anager , UK . The place supervises the E ducation O fficer. The S enior E ducation O fficer additionally works carefully with and receives technical steerage from RAI e ducation technical models and the s enior i ntegration o fficer, in addition to the g rant m anagement staff.

Key Accountabilities

Programme design and supply

  • Lead Therapeutic School rooms design processes that guarantee programm es are aligned to IRC’s Outcomes to Proof framework, evidence-based, and acceptable to context to maximize affect .

  • Lead on the supply of all Therapeutic School rooms programmes , together with in-person and on-line.

  • Take an progressive and main position in creating assets and webpage updates.

  • Proceed to enhance and adapt the Therapeutic School rooms programme to satisfy the wants of faculties , councils, and educators within the UK.

    Coordination and administration

  • Handle the Therapeutic School rooms Training Officer.

  • Meet usually with employees, and companions to evaluate progress towards targets, talk about points and help find options to recognized challenges .

  • Replace the e ducation supervisor usually on progress.

  • Analy s e knowledge rising from the schooling program and make sure that this evaluation informs programming .

  • En ga ge successfully with IRC employees (comms, procurement and many others.) to make sure efficient supply and promotion of the programme .

    Exterior Relations

  • Develop efficient working relationships with key companions – together with NGOs and civil society, public authorities on the nationwide and native ranges and schooling establishments.

  • Determine and develop strategic partnerships with UK companions for schooling programming

  • Assist within the improvement of latest enterprise alternatives to permit the portfolio to develop and develop;



  • P rogressively accountable related work expertise, esp. in the implementation of schooling initiatives in help of asylum seekers, refugees, and migrants

  • Strong understanding of the UK schooling system and challenges for college students with immigrant backgrounds .

  • Expertise instructing in a UK college is most popular however not important.

  • Skilled written and oral communication expertise in English

  • Expertise crafting n on-traditiona l, progressive program ming and creating appropriate organi s ational buildings; robust proposal writing expertise .

  • Confirmed diplomatic and networking expertise: the flexibility to successfully deal with quite a lot of inner and exterior relationships together with with schooling sector leaders and authorities employees ;

  • Skill to reply to a number of priorities promptly , producing high-quality o utcomes.

  • A bility to journey often to the service supply space.


You will need to have the suitable to work within the UK. We might be closing this commercial early if we get excessive end up for this position. Wage for this position is £43,400 each year professional rota , 6 month contract, risk to a extension. Full time.

The appliance deadline for this position is 4 th of April 2024.

IRC UK strives to be an equal alternatives employer. IRC-UK is dedicated to equality of alternative and to non-discrimination for all job candidates and workers, and we search to make sure range in our workforce regardless of gender, race, non secular beliefs, nationality, ethnic/nationwide origin, sexual orientation, age, marital standing or incapacity.

IRC UK welcomes functions from all candidates, together with underrepresented teams and refugees who’ve the suitable to work within the UK.

IRC UK will make sure that people with disabilities are supplied cheap changes to take part within the job software and/or interview course of, and for important job capabilities if appointed to a task. Please contact us in the event you may have such changes.

In case you have any questions or want help with the web recruitment course of, please contact the IRC UK HR staff at [email protected]



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