Coordinator in Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)

Development Cooperation – Humanitarian Aid/Humanitarian Assistance

  • Evaluation (M&E) in Development Cooperation (DC and Humanitarian Assistance (HA)
  • Bookkeeping, Fundraising, Financial Reporting and Audit
  • Project Management in DC and HA
  • SPHERE-Standard
  • Methods, Tools of Communication & Presentation
  • Quality Management
  • Internship in companies or institutions / (12 weeks)

 Dates:

Jan 4th, 2021
till July 31st, 2021

Duration: 7 months incl. 3 months internship
Program starts usually three times a year.
Planned number of participants: 24
Seminar hours: 720
The programs consist of attendance modules and online seminars.

Next Information Session

13th of Nov 2020 at 11:30 a.m. in Witzenhausen

If you are interested in our upcomming training program, please contact us by phone or email.

Phone: 05542 5029170
Email: info@gne-witzenhausen.de

You are welcome to visit us in Witzenhausen for an individual consultation.

Language of instruction is English, but some parts will be conducted in German!

Target Group

We invite graduates from universities of applied sciences and universities in the fields of social sciences, economics, natural science, humanities, engineering, law, geography or with comparable degrees to apply to our program. Furthermore people with work experience in Development Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid or the non-profit sector in general who are interested in learning Project Evaluation and Financial Audit are highly welcomed to apply.
Please consider that the field of international project Evaluation and Audit requires high mobility, flexibility and the ability to work under pressure. Also suitable for refugees and migrants with a university degree. Language skills: German B1, English B1 (aim to reach B2/C1)

Professions

Organizations and institutions of international cooperation, development cooperation and humanitarian aid / assistance looking for people who are not only competent in the respective project focus (e.g. economics, forestry, agriculture, gender, law, etc.), but at the same time also have in-depth knowledge of project management and are explicitly familiar with financial and project management.
The required methods of evaluation (M&E), bookkeeping, fundraising, financial reporting, audit and project management will be covered in the training course "Coordinator in Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) ".

The focus of the program is the preparation of the participants for complex and challenging work in global institutions for development cooperation and humanitarian assistance, companies (“Public-Private-Partnership“) and international operating NGOs.

Goals of the Training

In the theoretical and practical lessons, participants will learn how to use the concepts and methods of Evaluation of projects in the field of development cooperation (DC) and humanitarian aid (HA).

At the end of the training, graduates have in-depth knowledge of M&E with according tools and are qualified to write and operationalize Terms of References conduct an Evaluation and submit a report.

Training Procedure

The duration of the training is 7 months in total.
Parts of the program will be conducted in collaboration with lecturers from the University of Kassel and the DITSL (German Institute for Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture). Lecturers include professionals from internationally operating institutions and companies. These lecturers also provide a direct contact to the future working environment. Parts of the program will be held in conjunction with the participants of the training course “International Project Management”.
A successful access to the job market will be assisted by intensive application trainings and assessment center training and furthermore by an internship in selected institutions and companies.

Content
I.      Evaluation (M&E) in Development Cooperation (DC) and Humanitarian Assistance (HA)
  • History and overview of evaluation approaches
  • Theory and Methodology of Impact Evaluations (DAC Criteria)
  • Planning and conducting evaluations
  • Data gathering, organizing and using
  • Qualitative and quantitative data collection methods in the evaluation (Statistical Concept and Research Methodology)
  • Indicators
  • Writing Terms of References (TOR)
  • Evaluation Report
  • Practical Exercise/ Workshop: M&E
  • SPHERE and CHS and HA Assistant
  • Reading financial audits
II.     Project Management
  • Classical Project Management (DIN 69901)
  • Budgeting, Calculation, Documentation and Accounting
  • Procurement Procedures: Tender Offers, Customs, Regulations
  • Management Instruments of DC (Logframe, Results-Based Management)
  • Team Leading & Management
  • Stakeholder Communication
  • Participatory Approaches
  • BMZ proposals
  • EU-Projects
III.   Internship Institution / Organization / Company (12 weeks)

Obligatory internship (self-organized) here in Germany or abroad. Also possible in Non-EU countries in Europe, North America, Asia or Africa.

IV.  Final Assessment Week in Witzenhausen

Written Exam and final assessment in front of examination board

Phases of the Training

A:      Seminars / Workshops / Group Work / Excursion (17 weeks)

B:      Internship in an institution or a company (12 weeks)

C:      Final Test / Examination (1 week)

Examinations

Test various modules during the training phases.                                 Final presentation in front of the examination board.

Fee

Fee:   5.254,56 €                   

Payment in installments: 7 installments of 750,65 €.

Sponsorship through Education Voucher

The program can be supported by the German employment agency  ‘Agentur für Arbeit’ and the ‘Job Center’ (ALG I or ALG II through the education voucher Bildungsgutschein).

Applications for the Training Program

Please send a short letter of motivation (Email preferred) and your CV with photo to Mr. Werner Gebing at the following address: info@gne-witzenhausen.de

 

No Application Deadline!

Next Information Session for the Training Program

Friday, 13th of November 2020 at 11:30 a.m. in Witzenhausen

If you are interested in our upcomming training program, please contact us by phone or email.

Phone: 05542 5029170
Email: info@gne-witzenhausen.de

You are welcome to visit us in Witzenhausen for an individual consultation. Feel free to call us for any questions.

No Application Deadline!

Overview M&E

Next training dates:

Jan 4th, 2021
till July 31st, 2021
(7 months) full time. The programs consist of attendance modules and online seminars.

Sponsorship through Education Voucher

The program can be supported by the German employment agency  ‘Agentur für Arbeit’ and the ‘Job Center’ (ALG I or ALG II through the education voucher Bildungsgutschein).

Maßnahmenummer:
is requested

Fee: 5.254,56€ 
Installments: 7 installments of 750,65 €.

Applications for the Training Program

Please send a short letter of motivation (Email preferred) and your CV with photo to Mr. Werner Gebing at the following address:
info@gne-witzenhausen.de

Application Deadline:

Nonstop


Next Information Session for the Training Program:

Friday, 13th of November 2020 at 11:30 a.m. in Witzenhausen

If you are interested in our upcomming training program, please contact us by phone or email.

Phone: 05542 5029170
Email: info@gne-witzenhausen.de

You are welcome to visit us in Witzenhausen for an individual consultation.

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