Vacancies at the UNESCO Office in Ha Noi


National Project Officer - Education

UNESCO Ha Noi is seeking a qualified, service-oriented and proactive professional to serve as a National Project Officer on Education.

The assignment will be based in UNESCO Ha Noi Office for six months starting from July to December 2017.

Overall duties and responsibilities:

Under the overall authority of the Head of Office of UNESCO Ha Noi and under the direct supervision of the Education Programme Specialist, the National Project Officer will undertake the following activities:

  • Work with the Education Programme Specialist to assist the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) in their preparation and finalization of an action plan for the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 4.
  • Work with the MOET in collaboration with other UN agencies to carry out activities related to comprehensive sexuality education (CSE), school-related gender-based violence (SRGBV), gender equality and HIV and AIDS.
  • Work with the Education Programme Specialist to assist the MOET in the preparation and organization of an education sector analysis forum where the findings of the Education Sector Analysis Report will be presented and discussed to facilitate a policy dialogue among education sector stakeholders.
  • Work with the Education Programme Specialist to assist the MOET in their preparation of an annual education report in collaboration with other UN agencies.
  • Contribute to activities related to the UN’s One Strategic Plan (OSP) 2017-2021, UN Joint Programme, SDGs, and Development Partners Coordination.
  • Assist the Education Programme Specialist in, and contribute to, the preparation, implementation and monitoring of other regular programme and extra-budgetary project activities.

Download the full Job Announcement here

How to apply:

A letter of motivation in English (one page) indicating qualifications and experience relevant to the position, together with the completed UN Personal History form (P11), should be sent to the following address by 2 June 2017:

By email: registry(at)

Or by mail:

Administrative Section

UNESCO Ha Noi Office

23 Cao Ba Quat Street, Ba Dinh

Ha Noi




UNESCO is committed to promoting gender equality. Therefore, female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Persons with disabilities are also encouraged to apply. UNESCO does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for written test and interview.

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