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Egypt: Judicial Curriculum Mapping Specialist (consultant)

NGO/UN Job Vacancy

Organization: American Bar Association
Country: Egypt
Closing date: 31 Jul 2017

ABA ROLI seeks a Curriculum Mapping Specialist to offer short-term support to ABA ROLI’s judicial education program, which is assisting the National Center for Judicial Studies (NCJS) with developing a new curriculum. This is a consultant position which will require travel to Cairo, Egypt over a three month period, in addition to remote work.


· Work in collaboration with ABA ROLI Egypt Program Director and/or Country Director to ensure all deliverables are in line with program goals and objectives;

· Collaborate with the NCJS to complete review of all training courses currently offered;

· Work with the NCJS to identify and detail competencies necessary for judges;

· Design and develop curriculum in line with judicial competencies in consultation with the NCJS;

· Where appropriate, identify and conduct additional needs assessment(s) for specific courses;

· Assess and make recommendations for any additional courses that may need to be added, or re-tailored, in line with priority judicial competencies;

· Coordinate with ABA ROLI staff and Egyptian counterparts as necessary to complete the assignment on schedule in a timely manner;


· Advanced degree and at least eight years of experience in curriculum mapping, course development, and adult learning;

· Experience in judicial education required;

· Ability and willingness to travel to and/or spend significant time in Cairo over a three-month period;

· Ability to work collaboratively in a governmental context and establish fruitful working relationships;

· Commitment to ABA programmatic objectives;

· Strong written and verbal communication skills;

· International development experience preferred;

· Arabic language a plus.

How to apply:

*Due to the high volume of applications received, we are only able to follow up with candidates who are selected for interviews. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and this position may be filled prior to the close date.*

Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with the American Bar Association please call 312-988-5188.

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