Higher Education Scholarship Officer – School of St Jude

Who are you
Capable of conducting workshops, seminars and consultations with our graduates on international higher education admissions and scholarships
Capable of conducting intensive research on international admissions and scholarship
Passionate about unleashing graduates potential to international higher education admissions and scholarships
You go to sleep at night dreaming about creating successful admission and scholarship applications for our graduates

What you’ll do
Identify international scholarship opportunities that provide access to higher education to high-achieving, low-income students.
Identify and build key relationships with international higher education institutions, financial aid providers, other access organizations and networks
Advise our graduates on opportunities available and assist in application on Early Decision basis
Train our graduates on key competitive application strategies e.g. essay writing, personal branding, testing requirements etc.
Successfully complete enrolment of a minimum of 30 reputable international scholarships per year

What we’re looking for
Bachelor Degree Holder and at least 1-2 years working in the education sector.
Proficiency in written and spoken English
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Proven mentorship experience of overseas admission and scholarship applications.
An excellent understanding for various testing platforms e.g. SATs, CAT, TOEFL, IELTS, DET etc.
Good organizational skills, time management, and ability to work independently
Why us
The opportunity to use your talents and expertise to fight poverty through education and make a positive impact in Tanzania
A flexible and supportive community of international and local employees
Ample opportunities for career progression and development
Mid-morning tea and lunch (during working days)

Method of Application
Send your cover letter and an up to date Curriculum Vitae to recruitment@schoolofstjude.co.tz (subject line must include the reference number: TSOSJ/HR/ADM/BSJ/01/21)
Applications close on 15th August 2021, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.