ICT Outreach Officer

PURPOSE: To supervise the preparation of MoPT’s education/training schedules after thorough Needs Assessments, and to ensure consistency and effectiveness.

REPORTS TO: Director, Industry and Innovation Unit

Department: Industry and Innovation
Project Location(s): Colgrain House, 205 Camp Street

KEY OUTPUTS: 

  • Conceptualize and design ICT training curricula, workshops and other training deliverables in keeping with industry needs, and ensuring community involvement.
  • Prepare annual budget estimates for annual Work Programmes.
  • Monitor delivery of training programmes to determine their effectiveness.
  • Conduct field assessments and institute/recommend adjustments for maximum impact.
  • Advise on priority manpower needs, project planning and evaluation.

 

RANGE OF ACTIVITIES: 

  • Develop of Information Technology related curriculum.
  • Monitor and disseminate information to the director and ensure community involvement regarding the delivery of education through monthly meetings.
  • Assist in conducting surveys in relation to educational resources in order to ensure the maximum utilization within the educational district.
  • To perform any other related duties for the smooth functioning of the Ministry.

QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related disciplinary  along with five (5) to eight (8) years’ experience in Training and curriculum development..

REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience with Information Technology and Project Management would be a plus.
  • Initiative is required in recommending policy options to the Director and other senior policy makers in the Ministry.

RESOURCE MANAGEMENT: Responsible for managing work , staff engagements and unit documentation.

COMMUNICATIONS: The job holder communicates with senior officers and subordinates within the organization. He/she is also expected to communicate with officers in external organizations.

WORKING CONDITIONS: Normal working conditions. May be required to travel out of town.

Applications with Resumes should be sent by Email before the end of Business on Monday October 1, 2018 to:

The Department of Industry and Innovation
C/o Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Public Telecommunications

Email: iid@mopt.gov.gy and ps@mopt.gov.gy