Restless Development is the leading, youth-led development agency. We have been supporting youth programming in Zimbabwe for 30 years and are currently in the process of completing our five year strategy and starting to role out and ambitious new five year national. Our programming is focused on three key areas of young people’s lives: livelihoods and employment; sexual and reproductive health; and civic participation.
We are looking for a talented assistant programme coordinator to support the planning and delivery of training and other capacity development initiatives for a new programme focusing CSO engagement in public policies and programmes on citizen rights to basic social services (health, educational and social protection). The project will strengthen the role of civil society as no state actors, prepare young people for the engagement role through increasing their understanding of the new constitution and provide space and opportunities for young people to engage and dialogue with public authorities to promote a culture of accountability. She/he will work with the programme coordinator and support training, mentoring and other activities to support (a) civil society organizations; and (b) prepare young people for engagement with policy makers and (c) train young people to better understand policies.
The closing date for this position is 5.00pm (EAT) on Sunday 13th March. Please note we shall not accept applications submitted after the closing date.