Organizations in Uganda are in need of a Private Sector Engagement advisor to build the technical and networking capacity of staff, management and board members of selected vocational training institutes
Location: Hoima and Kasese, Uganda
Application Closing Date: 31 May 2017


• Degree or equivalent in respective field
• 5+ years of relevant experience
• Experience with apprenticeship schemes
• Experience of corporate social responsibility schemes
• Experience of identifying labour demand; skills needs
• Strong networking and partnership building skills and experience
• Proven coaching and mentoring skills
• Experience of working with/training low capacity teams
• Effective communications skills (including IT skills and report writing)


• Experience of local labour schemes
• Experience of working with/training low capacity teams/grass root organisations
• Prior experience of working in developing countries (in Africa, in an NGO
• Motorbike experience or willingness to learn

Allowance and accommodation

All volunteers have an allowance paid in local currency. The allowance meets reasonable living expenses in country, but will not be enough to send money home.

VSO works with some of the poorest communities in the world which means accommodation varies and will be basic but meet VSOs requirements for security and facilities

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description for more information.