Soft Skills Trainer (Sinjar)




SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL is a well-recognized emergency humanitarian actor operating in Iraq since 2017 with strong expertise in the WASH sector providing support to the most vulnerable populations affected by displacement and conflict. The organization has had a continuous presence in Mosul areas (including the suburb Muhallabiyah) and refugee camps in Dohuk governorate (Gawilan and Bardarash camp)



The winning bidder, denominated as “RECIPIENT” in this document, provides online or class based training designed to assist SI in their quest for performance excellence, specifically in the field of supporting the creation of sustainable livelihoods. Through delivery of the training, it intends its beneficiaries to develop clearly articulated goals, and objectives.



Under the supervision of the program manager, the recipient will ensure guidance, design, implementation and development of training activities, to include training on topics such as CV writing, interview practice with key results contributing to the overall successful achievement and sustainability of SI’s livelihood activities.

The RECIPIENT has the following responsibilities:

  • Develop a training program in fitting with the program’s objectives, including the creation of individual learning plans, including working with beneficiaries with no or little educational background
  • Deliver the training online or in class according to the guidelines from the governorate at the time of delivery.
  • Assess the knowledge of beneficiaries before and after the training, assessing their progress and ongoing needs to successfully access the labour.
  • Follow up the attendance of the students by filling the attendance sheet which template will be provided by the Program Manager
  • Liaising with the students in case of low attendance rates.
  • Completing a report at the end of the training period on individual progress of each student through an agreed upon.

Qualifications & Preferred Skills


  • Advanced degree (Masters or equivalent) preferably in business in the related area.
  • ToT qualification
  • Three to five years experience working with NGOs as a trainer in soft skills and/or job skills such as job search, CV writing, interview techniques, negotiating
  • Ability to effectively coordinate with government, NGO, and local stakeholders essential;
  • Proven success in supporting students develop their skills
  • Previous experience working with vulnerable communities
  • Ability to plan, organize and coordinate work and to cope with a demanding workload is expected.
  • English language fluency and strong writing skills required. Arabic and Kurdish language is essential.

How To Apply

To apply for the service contract, please send your application with a resume to the email:

[email protected]

The subject of the email should be: Soft Skills Trainer (Sinjar)

Deadline for submitting applications: 23rd of November 2021

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