Public Policy Analyst

Supporting Education and Skills Development Facility - Meghalaya ECD Project - State Resource Centre for Developing Child Consultant (53277-001)
Application deadline closed.
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

The Government of Meghalaya has recently launched a pioneering Early Childhood Development Mission to
transform the landscape of early childhood development in the state. As part of this mission, the state
is planning to establish the State Resource Centre for Developing Child as a technical resource agency
to guide and support all ECD-related activities in the state. Meghalaya Early Childhood Development
Mission Society (MECDMS) needs a consultant to build and strengthen the State Resource Center for
Developing Child.

Project Description
The Government of Meghalaya has requested Asian Development Bank (ADB) for a loan to finance the
proposed Early Childhood Development (ECD) Project. The project will strengthen access to quality
childcare in Meghalaya for children 0-6 years of age to improve child growth and development outcomes.
Screening Criteria 1
"The consultant should have at least 5 years of experience in early childhood development or related fields, including demonstrated experience in strategic planning and management. Experience in working within or in partnership with government agencies will be highly regarded"
Screening Criteria 2
"The consultant should preferably have prior training and experience in adaptive management frameworks such as Problem-Driven Iterative Adaptation and Adaptive Leadership"
Screening Criteria 3
"The consultant should have strong communication and facilitation skills and should be comfortable with spreadsheets and presentation software. Experience with data analysis is a plus"
Screening Criteria 4
"Education: (S)he must hold a post graduate degree preferably in public administration, public health, education, development studies or related fields from a reputed institution "

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