Education Coordinator – buildOn

buildOn is a global non-profit organization that is breaking the cycle of poverty, illiteracy, and low expectations through service and education.  We run afterschool programs in high schools across the U.S. where urban youth contribute intensive community service and internationally we work in some of the poorest developing nations to build schools. 

For over twenty years, buildOn has brought education to over 73,000 children, parents and grandparents in seven developing countries across three continents by building schools and implementing Adult Literacy Programs as well as Village Initiatives.

In Malawi, buildOn is currently working in Kasungu, Neno, Mwanza and Balaka Districts where we build school blocks while also running Community Empowerment Programs that include an Adult Literacy Component. 

Over the next few years, buildOn will be expanding its operations in Malawi and we are currently hiring for the Education Coordinator position looking to fill them immediately. 

The Education Coordinator is responsible for overseeing all of our Community Education Program in the assigned villages, training of field facilitators and ensuring project quality control.  The candidate will also assist with the buildOn students Trek for Knowledge Program as well as project site selection process. 


  • Bachelors Degree in education, social science/ community development
  • Minimum of 3 years working experience.
  • Fluent in English and Chichewa and willingness to work in remote areas.
  • Self-motivated and committed to helping educate the people of Malawi.
  • Very good computer skills and knowledge of data collection, analysis and reporting.
  • Willingness to use a motorcycle and required to have a motorcycle license.

Interested candidates must be currently in Kasungu or willing to relocate to Kasungu and if interested, please send in your C.V. and application stating your available start date as well as a list of at least three professional references to:

The Finance and Administrative Manager,

buildOn Inc, Malawi Program

Private Bag 2,



buildOn is an equal opportunity employer and female applicants are highly encouraged to apply

 Closing date for receiving applications is March 17, 2017

Location: Kasungu

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: N/A

Job deadline: 2017-03-17

Company: buildOn