Consultant to Conduct Midline Performance Evaluation

Save the Children’s vision is a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

Save the Children started our work in Vietnam in 1990, and implements programs in the key thematic areas: Education, Health and Nutrition, Child Protection, Child Rights and Governance, Child Poverty, Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Emergency Response. At present, Vietnam Country Office has programs in 20 out of 63 provinces in Vietnam.

Save the Children in Vietnam continues to develop innovative programming that reflects the overall strategic goal of measurably improving the survival, health, protection and development of Vietnam’s poorest children by strengthening the capacity of women and children, caring adults, communities and partner organizations.

Save the Children is committed to ensuring that all our personnel and programmes are absolutely safe for children.

Child Safeguarding positioning statement:

We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

We are looking for a Vietnamese individual for:

Main Responsibilities:

  • Reaching out to selected sampled youth to develop and to finalize a data collection plan and data analysis plan with approval from SC prior to conducting interviews;
  • Before data collection begins, the individual consultant is required to participate in a mandatory training provided by SC to familiarize them with the survey tool of GG5 project developed by SC;
  • Conducting the interviews and preparing data and information to analyse. This task consists of administering the interviews, recording and transcribing the responses. The individual consultant will also be responsible for giving regular updates to the SC team;
  • Working closely with SC on the analysis of the collected data;
  • Participate in a meeting after completion of data analysis to discuss results prior to writing the 1 st draft report;
  • Drafting and finalizing the survey report depending on comments and feedback of SC.

Key Competencies:

  • Postgraduate degree in Social Sciences or Economics, especially having experience in Youth Employment and Migrant, or Labor Market assessment, or Employability Skills assessment;
  • At least 5 years of experience in conducting qualitative social/economic studies related to Youth Employment and Migrant, or Labor Market assessment, or Employability Skills assessment;
  • Proven experience in Monitoring and Evaluation is preferable;
  • Proven experience in conducting surveys among vulnerable youth, especially interviewing youth via phones
  • High English proficiency in writing and speaking;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, qualitative data analysis software (NVivo, MAXQDA, etc.);

Application package:

Please send your CV, SC’s Application Form, a proposal and a drafted budget based on the requirement of the TOR to [email protected] to apply.

The closing date for application is 5pm on 23 August 2019. Applications will be treated in confidence. Due to the volume of applications we receive, only short-listed candidates will be contacted and CVs cannot be returned.

Save the Children is an equal opportunities employer. Our selection processes reflect our commitment to the protection of children from abuse, and our people are as diverse as the challenge we face. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of age, disability, HIV/AIDS status, race, national origin, religion, or sexual orientation.

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Save the Children
Ho Chi Minh
Application Deadline: 
Fri, 2019-08-23