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Hiring A Senior Managment Role In Eary Childhood Development | Children In Crossfire

Malezi ECD Centre, Nyamwiloelwa, Tanzania

PROGRAMME MANAGER position (Re-advertising)

To lead our exciting Early Childhood Development (ECD) Programming

Children in Crossfire is an Irish-based international NGO whose purpose is to respond to the rights and needs of young children caught in the crossfire of global poverty and injustice. Children in Crossfire Tanzania focuses on increasing access to quality Early Childhood Development (ECD) supporting children’s developmental needs and giving them a chance to reach their fullest potential.

Children in Crossfire is entering an exciting new strategic phase whereby through a combination of programmes implementation and advocacy and partnerships, we will contribute to thousands more young children in Tanzania being supported to thrive during their crucial early years. We are now re-advertising for a senior management position to take lead of our Early Childhood Development (ECD) Programming:

  • Programme Manager – ECD Programming – this is a new senior position reflecting the aspired medium-term growth and direction of Children in Crossfire Tanzania as outlined in our 5-Year results framework for 2017-2021. The position will provide overall management-lead of our direct programming in Early Childhood Development, primarily delivered through local implementing CSO partners and local government. Reporting directly to the Country Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring quality delivery and continuous learning and development of our early childhood development programming, and its effective integration into local community and local government planning processes to ensure its sustainability.

The position is based in Dar es Salaam with the expectation of travel within the regions.

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Programme Manager Application Form

Programme Manager Full Job Description

All applicants are required to complete a Children in Crossfire Application Form and email to

Please include job position applied for in subject line. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Closes 5pm Tuesday 8th August 2017.

(please note we do not accept CV’s)

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We are a registered charity in Northern Ireland (NIC101412) and The Republic of Ireland (CHY 20045517). Children in Crossfire is now also a registered ‘Not For Profit’ in the USA and is recognised as tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (EIN 46-2267122). We are developing Advisory Groups in Chicago and Boston to assist with a fundraising programme.