TOR: Improving Quality of Basic Education (IQBE) Terms of Reference




The Government of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) seeks well qualified individuals to fill position of National Project Director in the Department of Education, FSM National Government, Palikir, Pohnpei FM  96941.


The Position:The National Project Director is to ensure overall effective communication, coordination and supervision of IQBE (Improving the Quality of Basic Education) activities with project institution (COM-FSM), consulting firm/individuals, PIU Staff in relation with the States Department of Education and within FSM Government; monitoring progress of project activities against the targets set in an annual work plan and report progress including issues, if any to the Secretary of Education on a quarterly basis; supervision, monitoring, and assessing the performance, outputs, and outcomes of project institutions and consulting firms/individuals against their Terms of Reference; supervising, providing technical advice, and providing support and direction to the PIU Staff as required; monitoring the performance of the Procurement Specialist, Finance Specialist and the Technical Coordinators at the national and state level periodically and providing feedback, guidance, and recommendations to improve their performance and the PIU operations every six months; performing functions and duties as may be assigned that relate to the IQBE scope; communicating orally and in writing, and making presentations as necessary for communications related to the IQBE project.

The Incumbent:  Graduation from accredited college or university with a Master Degree in Education plus at least ten (10) years of work experience in education and complex project management.

Benefits:  A salary range will be $40,404.00  per annum depending upon the qualification of the applicant.  Housing travel and relocation will be provided if applicable.

To apply:  Send resume, application by mail or fax to the following addresses:


Department of Education
P.O. Box PS-87                                 
Palikir, Pohnpei FM  96941   
Phone: (691) 320-2609                     

FSM Personnel Office
P.O. Box PS-35
Palikir, Pohnpei FM  96941
Phone:  (691) 320-2618/2642


The Office of Personnel will be accepting application/resume from August 14, 2019 to August 28, 2019.