District Educational Bursaries Coordinators x10 – Karabo ea Bophelo at BCMCFL



KARABO EA BOPHELO at Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation – Lesotho. The Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation – Lesotho (BCMCFL), is the result of a public-private partnership between Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative and the Government of Lesotho, and is a legal, non-profit/tax exempt organization registered in Lesotho. BCMCFL provides free pediatric and family-centred HIV and tuberculosis prevention, care, treatment and support, serving thousands of children and families affected by HIV, TB, or other child health conditions. Karabo ea Bophelo (KB) is a five-year USAID-funded activity to prevent new HIV infections and reduce vulnerability among orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) and adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) in Lesotho. These positions are based in any of KB supported districts.

BCMCFL-KB is looking for highly qualified candidates to fill in the following positions on a full-time, Fixed-Term Contract basis for the duration of four years:

District Educational Bursaries Coordinators x10

Duties and Responsibilities

Position Overview

The District Educational Bursaries Coordinators will directly report to Senior Manager – Education. They will be responsible for overall coordination of educational support in the district. The position is based in all 10 districts of Lesotho.

Educational Qualifications, Work Experience and Key Competencies

  • A Bachelor’s Degree/Diploma or equivalent in Education
  • At least two (2) years of relevant experience in education setting desired
  • Some basic computer courses preferred
  • Problem-solving and communications skills are essential
  • Experience with dealing with community groups will be added advantage
  • Dealing with community groups will be added advantage

Interested candidates must email applications, including CV and cover letter to [email protected] on or before Friday, 03rd July, 2020. Please quote the position applying for on the subject matter. Full adverts are available on request from Karabo Ea Bophelo Offices, 2nd Floor Agric Building, Kingsway Maseru.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Citizens and residents of Lesotho are strongly encouraged to apply.