Consultant to Conduct SHN Endline 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 national for:

Consultant’s responsibilities:

The selected consultant will work with a project officer who are in charge of MEAL for the project and the Project Manager to accomplish the following key tasks:

  • Reviewing existing project documents including secondary data sources
  • Developing the research proposal
  • Collecting qualitative data and monitoring the quantitative data collection as KAP survey data collection task will be done by SCI staff;
    • Creating/adapting data collection tools
    • Obtaining the necessary ethical clearance
  • Conducting the data entry and analysis
    • Enter data of the collected questionnaires into SPSS/other tools for data analysis, and be in charge of tape transcription
    • Check data for data entry errors (for this purposes, 5% of the data need to be entered twice),
    • Conduct qualitative data analysis
  • Writing a final report and preparing Powerpoint slides for presentation of project results (in English)
  • Providing programmatic recommendations to the SC implementation team where to focus efforts and suggesting targets for future progress

Consultant’s Qualifications:

  • MA Degree in a relevant discipline, e.g., social sciences, public health...
  • At least 5 years experiences in conducting Monitoring and Evaluation research on development projects, especially on school health and nutrition (oral health care, WASH at school, nutrition at school…)
  • Proven experience in doing quantitative, qualitative research and writing research reports;
  • Competent user of soft-wares designed to facilitate qualitative (e.g. MaxQDA, NVivo) and quantitative data analysis (e.g. Epidata, SPSS, Stata)
  • Good English language skills

Application package:

Please send your CV and SC’s Application Form to [email protected] to apply.

The closing date for application is 5pm on 29 September 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
Application Deadline: 
Sun, 2019-09-29