President’s Award for Youth Empowerment Trust: Project Coordinator

The Prresident's Award for Youth Empowerment
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Wednesday, 24 January, 2018
Opportunity type: 

The President’s Award for Youth Empowerment Trust is a registered NPO that empower young people between the ages of 14 and 24, by providing a balanced, non-competitive framework for self-development that will increase their self-esteem and enhance their capacity to achieve in whatever context they find themselves: enabling them to become responsible active citizens within their communities.

The trust seeks to appoint a Project Coordinator to be based in Grahamstown.

Salary: Commensurate with proven competence and experience in the stipulated KPAs.


  • Implementation and facilitation of Award Programme
  • Training & development of Award Leaders
  • Marketing of the Award Programme in specified target areas
  • Programme Administration
  • Organising Special Projects and Events that relate to young people activities.
    Stakeholder Relations


  • A Degree/Diploma in Education or Social Sciences
  • Minimum of four years’ experience in the NGO environment is an added advantage
  • The candidate must be fluent in English
  • Report writing skills, as well as be committed to working as part of a team
  • Computer literacy
  • Presentation
  • Facilitation
  • Communication
  • Must have a valid driver’s license that has been in existence for over two years
  • Relevant experience in programme management
  • Knowledge and experience in youth development in the school environment, correctional facilities, under resourced communities and residential youth centres is essential to this role (dealing with youth between 14 – 24 years of age)
  • Be willing to travel in the Eastern Cape

To apply submit a detailed CV of three pages with contactable references and one
page motivational letter to

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal

The right not to make an appointment is reserved.

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