UNESCO Cluster Coordinators Jobs 2023

UNESCO Cluster Coordinators Jobs 2023 – Zimbabwe NGO Jobs. UNESCO Zimbabwe looking for “Cluster Coordinators“. Applicants with a degree in Advanced university degree may apply on or before Feb. 15, 2023.

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is a specialised agency of the United Nations (UN) aimed at promoting world peace and security through international cooperation in education, the sciences, and culture. It has 193 member states and 11 associate members, as well as partners in the nongovernmental, intergovernmental, and private sector. Headquartered at the World Heritage Centre in Paris, France, UNESCO has 53 regional field offices and 199 national commissions that facilitate its global mandate.

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UNESCO Cluster Coordinators Jobs 2023

The UNESCO has published a job vacancy announcement on Feb. 02, 2023 for qualified Zimbabwe’s to fill in the vacant post of Cluster Coordinators to be based in Harare, Zimbabwe.

UNESCO Job Vacancy 2023

Specifically, the incumbent will perform the following duties

  • Working directly with college and university authorities, support the institutionalization of Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE), Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) service provision and prevention of / response to sexual and gender-based violence for young people in tertiary institutions, including Young People Living with HIV and young people with disabilities.
  • Support the capacity building of the Higher and Tertiary Education Institutions (HTEIs) to deliver quality and effective CSE through training of health care workers, lecturers, tutors, and peer educators/mentoring programs;
  • Facilitate capacity strengthening of campus health facilities to offer a trusted standard package of youth-friendly health services for students, along with sustained referral mechanisms to specialist care and support services as needed;
  • Coordinate and liaise with all SRH/CSE/GBV stakeholders to ensure wide coverage of programme service delivery for increased uptake and impact;
  • Re-invigorate existing structures to ensure students have access to comprehensive SRHR information and services through strengthening collaboration between HTEIs and relevant ministries, facilitating mobile health services and ‘in-reach’ programs by external service providers and implementation of a scorecard framework for assessing quality of service provision;
  • Support the development, implementation and effective enforcement of laws and policies to protect students from sexual and gender-based violence that they may encounter in and around campus;
  • Contribute to the establishment of a knowledge-sharing platform, providing an opportunity for institutions to collaborate, network, share knowledge and provide collective suggestions on issues related to health and well-being, practice and programs and evidence-based research;
  • Establish cluster-level working groups including staff/senior leadership, student representation and active Civil Society Organization (CSO) service providers;

Position in Organization:

  • Parent Sector: Field Office
  • Duty Station: Harare
  • Job Family: Education
  • Type of contract: Non-Staff
  • Duration of contract: 2 years
  • Recruitment open to: Internal and external candidates
  • Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time): 15-FEBRUARY-2023


  • Advanced university degree (Masters) in Education, Social Sciences, Public Health or a relevant field.
  • At least three (3) years of progressively responsible, professional work experience in developing, coordinating, implementing and monitoring projects on sexual and reproductive health, Gender Based Violence Prevention, Comprehensive Sexuality Education, HIV and AIDS programmes for young people.
  • Experience in working with Government ministries, Higher and Tertiary Education Institutions, international/national Non-Governmental Organizations and UN Agencies.

Skills and competencies

  • Strong knowledge of the country context, with a particular focus on education and public health
  • Experience in Project management
  • Extensive professional knowledge and experience on adolescent sexual and reproductive health, including GBV, CSE, HIV and AIDS programming
  • Strong interpersonal skills and experience in partnership building
  • High level of technical writing skills on issues related to SRH programmes for young people;
  • A track record in programme coordination, ability to manage budgets and report on implementation;
  • Excellent organizational, networking and partnership building skills, tact and discretion;
  • Experience in training, coordination and/or institutional and human capacity building;
  • Experience in monitoring and evaluation;
  • Excellent strategic and analytical skills;
  • Good computer and other IT skills including proficiency in MS office packages.


  • Fluency (oral and written) in English.
  • Fluency in at least one of the local languages

How to Apply UNESCO Cluster Coordinators Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://estm.fa.em2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1/requisitions/job/8249

The Closing Date: Feb. 15, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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