CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST KSV/020 • 21 3778
Title: Short -Term Expert on development of the Administrative Instruction for the establishment of the Office for Economic Cooperation with VET & of the Administrative Instruction for the implementation of the Business Model management concept in VET schools
Performance period: 97 days within a period of 10 months
In the context of its implementation of bilateral development cooperation programmes and projects on behalf of the Luxembourg Government, the Luxembourg Development Cooperation Agency (LuxDev) is launching a call for expression of interest for the recruitment of a Short-term Expert.
Project KSV/020 supports the reorganisation and strengthening of the governing structure of the Vocational Education and Training (VET) system in Kosovo through interventions in the fields of accountability, internal organisation of the stakeholders, business model for school management, public private partnerships, capacity development and digitalisation of processes. The project will touch the macro level of VET (i.e. at a national level) as well as the school level in order to ensure a tailored implementation of the Project results. This will require reforms in the overall VET System governance to align them with the trends of the education demand. The project foresees the implementation of improvements in the TVET sector and anchoring these improvements in the laws and regulations that apply to the sector to make them sustainable. Results of the project:
- TVET policies, system and legislation reviewed and strengthened
- VET institutions supported by the project are strengthened
- Information Systems for TVET sector are upgraded
Responsibilities of the expert
The main scope of the assignment will consist in developing the Administrative Instruction (AI) for the establishment of the Office for Economic Cooperation with VET and in developing the AI for the implementation of the Business Model management concept in VET schools. These activities will be implemented in the framework of the national Technical Working Group for the reform of the VET legal framework (TWG 2). The expert will be supporting the Coordinator of TWG 2, who is also the Chief Technical Advisor (CTA) of Project KSV/020 of the Luxembourg Development Cooperation Agency, as well as the Project’s National Experts who will be directly involved.
The expert needs to have a Master’s Degree in Law, Political Science, Public Administration, Economics, Education Management or similar, as well demonstrated experience in the public or/and private sector assimilated to the scope of the assignment. A good understanding of the economic sector and the VET system in Kosovo is also required along with fluency in both Albanian and English.
Please note that only applications coming from freelance applicants will be considered (applications from companies or NGO-s will be excluded).
Qualified candidates are invited to submit the following documentation corresponding to our requirements:
- Curriculum Vitae of the expert
- Local and/or international professional certification
- At least three professional references
The Terms of Reference and the candidate requirements without the need to register as a drop-box user can be found on the link shown below:
Expressions of interest, exclusively drawn up in English, must reach the following address firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 19.02.2021 at 10:00 (local time):
Please indicate as the subject of the email the reference code of the Expression of Interest (KSV/020 • 21 3778)
Str. Agim Ramadani NN. MES Building, 3rd floor, office no. 307
10000 Pristine, Republic of Kosovo
Note: The expert hired with this contract for specific tasks and duties will be required to possess the personal fiscal number issued by Kosovo Tax Administration
Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to submit a full offer including a methodology with an action plan.