WASH Expert Facilitator Job in Kenya 2021
Career Employment Kenya: WASH Expert Facilitator Job in Kenya 2021
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

Job Title: WASH Expert Facilitator

Company Profile: SoCha (a
portmanteau of Social and Change) is an independent Monitoring, Evaluation and
Learning (ME&L) firm that provides bespoke solutions to social challenges.

Since our inception in 2010, we have grown into a fully-fledged
ME&L services firm that specializes in advancing innovative methodologies
and changing the way donors find solutions to social problems.

Background: To support
USAID/Kenya East Africa seeks to advance what self-reliance means for Kenya and
the broader region.

To support USAID/KEA to align programming toward promoting
self-reliance outcomes, SoCha LLC implements a two-year (optional third year)
mission support program to enable USAID to pivot into this journey to
self-reliance (J2SR).

The Mission Support for the Journey toSelf-Reliance Pivot (MSP)
supports USAID/KEA to understand context, align programs, collect data,
understand complexity, and apply learning to program adaptation.

To better understand and develop innovative solutions with
public, private, for-profit, and nonprofit partners USAID/KEA released a Broad
Agency Announcement (BAA) in November 2020.

This BAA is a competitive and collaborative process that guides
how USAID will co-create activities in western Kenya to address water,
sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) challenges. Local and international partners
will be invited to participate in a series of workshops to be held in February

USAID requests the assistance of the Mission Support for the
Journey to Self-Reliance Pivot (MSP) to work with USAID/KEA to design and
execute two multi-day virtual co-creation workshops with stakeholders.

Scope of Work: The MSP program,
implemented by SoCha LLC, seeks a consultant to serve as a short-term
co-creation facilitator to support USAID WASH activity co-creation workshops.
MSP seeks to engage a WASH Expert Facilitator to collaborate with MSP staff and
USAID/KEA to design, plan, and execute two separate multi-day virtual
co-creation workshops to address WASH challenges in western Kenya.

Roles and

To plan and execute two separate multi-day virtual co-creation
workshops the WASH Expert Facilitator will collaborate with MSP staff to

Support the USAID/KEA WASH team to develop and finalize two
multi-day workshop agenda;

Prepare detailed facilitation plans for the workshops, and
continuously update facilitation plans as the workshops progress;

Prepare workshop materials, including workshop session slides,
instructions, participant worksheets;

Consolidate workshop presentations from participants and produce
overall workshop slide decks, including integration of Mentimeter or similar
participation tools where appropriate;

Prepare and host virtual workshop meeting spaces (share links
with USAID);

Facilitate the overall workshops, including question and answer
sessions and group discussions, control break out rooms;

Assist MSP and the workshop rapporteur to gather appropriate
workshop outputs as required to assemble the workshop proceedings report, and

Conduct two after-action reviews to reflect on lessons learned
and advise USAID on future co-creation workshops.

Deliverables for each multi-day

Workshop materials: slides, worksheets

Workshop session facilitation

Workshop after-action review

Qualifications and

Experience in water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH).

Experience designing and facilitating activity or project design
workshops preferred; experience designing and facilitating donor and
stakeholder workshops required.

Experience working with USAID.

Experience in East Africa, Kenya preferred.

Understanding of USAID program cycle and USAID activity design

Experience working with and securing sensitive information.

Bachelor’s degree in related field, Master’s preferred.

Five years or more of professional experience working in the
development sector preferred.

Experience designing and facilitating virtual workshops and
meetings is highly preferred.

LOE or Contract
The consultant is expected to start working in January 2021 for
a period of approximately 9-12 days LOE, lasting through the end of February

How to Apply:

To lodge an application, please lodge CV via the following link: https://jobs.socha.net/msp-wash-expert-facilitator/.

Applications closes on the 8th January 2021

For any other queries please email us at: recruit@socha.net