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Chief of Party, for USAID Basic Education projects in the West Bank/Gaza.

I am seeking to fill the following position on behalf of AMIDEAST, a Washington, DC firm with a focus on international education, training and development activities and projects in the Middle East and North Africa.


Position: Chief of Party,

Location: Ramallah, West Bank and Gaza

Expected Start Date: Expected to start in fall 2017.


AMIDEAST, a non-profit organization focused on development in the Middle East. AMIDEAST is currently seeking a Chief of Party for an upcoming USAID basic education project to be implemented in the West Bank/Gaza.


Qualifications Requirements:

  • Previous experience as a USAID Chief of Party preferred
  • Doctorate in Education from an accredited university
  • Prior work experience as a teacher
  • At least 10 years’ experience in implementing/managing donor-funded programs
  • Multiple country work experience required
  • Experience in the Middle East/North Africa preferred
  • Fluency in English required
  • Arabic language proficiency highly desired
  • Candidates should have at least 10 years of professional experience in international basic education programs, with a specialization in one of the following:
    • Curriculum Development
    • Education management information systems
    • capacity building for Ministries of education
    • In-service teacher training on a broad scale
    • School Administration/Leadership
    • Teacher Training/teaching methodology
    • Vocational Education
  • Technical Experience in the following is also highly desired:
    • Development of public-private sector linkages
    • Community development outreach.

HOW TO APPLY: Applicants should submit an updated CV/resume, and ­­­­cover letter that clearly shows the applicants meets all qualification requirements to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. referencing “COP- Basic Ed -West Bank/Gaza ” in the subject line.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION:   extended   to February 28, 2017 or until filled.