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TUM, as Partner Support Agency for eTwinning programme implementation, is looking for Pedagogical Adviser

Assignment title: Pedagogical adviser for eTwinning Programme (50%)

Period of performance: 2 years (with possibility of extension)

Background

eTwinning Programme promotes school collaboration in Europe through the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) by providing support, tools and services for schools. eTwinning also offers opportunities for free and continuing online Professional Development for teachers. eTwinning offers a platform for staff (teachers, head teachers, librarians, educators, etc.), working in a pre-university institution in one of the European countries involved, to communicate, collaborate, develop projects, share and to be part of the most exciting learning community in Europe.

Launched in 2005 as the main action of the European Commission’s eLearning Programme, eTwinning is co-funded by the Erasmus+, the European Programme for Education, Training, Youth and Sport, since 2014.

On March 2013 eTwinning Plus was launched – a platform for staff working in a school in one of the neighboring countries involved (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Tunisia, Ukraine, Jordan and Lebanon). For more information, please visit https://www.etwinning.net [1]; https://plus.etwinning.net/en/pub/index.htm [2].

Its Central Support Service is operated by European Schoolnet, an international partnership of 34 European Ministries of Education developing learning for schools, teachers and pupils across Europe. eTwinning is further supported at national level by 38 National Support Services and 8 Partner Support Agencies (PSA) in 44 countries (36 in eTwinning and 8 in eTwinning Plus).

Starting 2019, the eTwinning Programme will be implemented in the Republic of Moldova by Technical University of Moldova appointed by Ministry of Education, Culture and Research to act as Partner Support Agency of Moldova, Order no. 1659 dated November 07, 2018.

Technical University of Moldova acting as Partner Support Agency (PSA) Moldova is looking for a suitable candidate to fill the position of Pedagogical Adviser for eTwinning Programme (50%), committed to learn from peers, with excellent interpersonal skills and team spirit, willing to travel in the field and provide online consulting services to eTwinners from Moldova according to a specific schedule.

The post is based in Chișinău and opened to Moldovan residents only. The Pedagogical Adviser will report to the programme management team and will assist the eTwinning Moldova community by giving pedagogical advice in education related activities organized in the framework of the eTwinning Programme and will develop and give instructional strategies and schemes to teachers that allow them to improve educational processes that happen in the classroom, on the eTwinning platform in the context of eTwinning projects implementation and national curricular integration.

 Duties and Responsibilities:

Required skills and experience

Educational qualifications:

Required experience:

Language required:

Personal qualifications

How to apply

Interested applicants who meet the above requirements should submit their application in pdf:

1) Motivation letter in English,

2) CV in English,

3) Copy of diploma,

4) Salary expectations.

Deadline for submissionFebruary 14, 2019 at 16:00 local time to the following email address: e-twinning@e-twinning.utm.md [3], carolina.timco@adm.utm.md [4]. Please state in the subject line “Pedagogical adviser for eTwinning Programme”.

For further information or questions, please contact: e-twinning@e-twinning.utm.md [3]

Please note that only shortlisted applicants meeting the above requirements will be contacted. Applications received after the deadline and through means other than the address given above will not be considered. All applications will be treated confidentially.