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Early Childhood Care and Development & Basic Education Coordinator (base in Vientiane Capital)

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Plan International is growing!  We are looking for enthusiastic, dedicated development professionals interested in long term careers with a major international children’s NGO.


Plan, one of the world’s largest children’s INGOs, works with children and poor communities in 50 countries. In Laos, Plan works in Bokeo, Oudomxay and Saravane Provinces, in basic education, early childhood development, health and nutrition, water, sanitation and hygiene, and promotion of children’s rights. Plan has no religious or political aims or affiliations. Visit  for more information.


Plan is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, members of ethnic groups and people with disabilities. Plan offers competitive salaries and long-term employment opportunities for all posts.


Early Childhood Care and Development & Basic Education Coordinator (base in Vientiane Capital)

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Primarily manage and support Plan Laos’ assistants and district coordinators to implement program activities
  • Coordinate with Provincial and sometimes national government counterparts- with line manager
  • Provide the building the capacity of District and sometimes Provincial government counterparts and Plan Laos education & ECCD program staff members;
  • Regularly review budget plan and expenditure for ECCD & Education programs;
  • Assist in developing of new funding proposals for BEP and ECCD programs/projects.


  • Degree in relevant field  ( teacher education, education management, business management, community  development, social development etc.) or evidence of equivalent attainment
  •  Fluent in Pasa Lao and very good English essential, knowledge of an ethnic minority language an advantage
  •  2 to 3year’s experience in participatory community development management with international organizations
  •  Demonstrated skills in capacity building of local staff and partners 
  • Skills engaging directly with women and children in remote, ethnic group villages
  • Good facilitation and training skills
  • Good computer skills in office applications
Plan International in Laos
Long term contract
Nov 24th 2017
Vientiane Municipality



TO APPLY FOR THIS POST: Send your resume/CV, with cover letter and names and contact details of three referees including salary expectations for each position, to Plan International Laos, PO Box 6026, Vientiane, Lao PDR, or to,

Please state in cover letter how you learned about the job – through emails, newspapers, INGO Directory, Job Today website, or friends.


2017-11-13 16:34:20

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