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Director Monitoring, Learning and Evaluation (MLE)

Experience: 8+ years

Location: Nairobi, Kenya (open to remote work)

Reports to: Managing Director

Supervises: 4 MLE Managers

Salary: Commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications.

Role purpose:

Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL) Africa is a high-profile initiative originally developed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) and the Indian Education NGO Pratham to promote evidence-informed education programming in Africa. TaRL Africa, now headquartered in Kenya, works to improve basic reading and arithmetic skills of children on the African continent through the TaRL approach.  We aim to reach 3 million children in the next five years. Key countries of operation include Kenya, Cote d’Ivoire, Nigeria and Zambia where we work on contextualizing the TaRL approach .

The role is envisioned to have high level oversight of the monitoring, measurement and review functions and more hands-on involvement in a number of research projects. To be successful, the MLE Director will need to work closely with the team to understand the program details.

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What is TaRL Africa?

Pratham and J-PAL have come together to create the TaRL Africa team, dedicated to supporting the growth of TaRL at scale on the continent.