Community Outreach Coordinator

Location: [To be confirmed]

Reports To: [Program Manager]

Organization: [TECK Africa]

About Us:

Goal: To bridge the digital divide in Africa by providing access to technology and digital education to underprivileged children, empowering them to thrive in the 21st-century global economy.

Mission: Our mission is to empower underprivileged children in Africa with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in the digital age. We strive to bridge the digital divide by providing access to technology, digital education, and training to teachers, schools, and communities in underprivileged areas.

Vision: Our vision is a world where all children in Africa, regardless of their socio-economic background, have access to technology and digital education, enabling them to acquire the skills they need to thrive in a rapidly changing world. We envision a future where underprivileged children in Africa are empowered to pursue their dreams and contribute to their communities, ultimately driving sustainable development and reducing inequality.


Job Summary: The Community Outreach Coordinator will play a vital role in building and strengthening relationships with local communities, schools, and partners to support our digital empowerment programs in Africa. This position is responsible for fostering trust, engagement, and collaboration to ensure the success and sustainability of our initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Community Engagement:
    • Establish and maintain positive relationships with local community leaders, parents, and beneficiaries.
    • Organize and attend community meetings and events to gather feedback and share program updates.
  2. Needs Assessment:
    • Conduct community needs assessments to identify challenges, opportunities, and areas for program improvement.
    • Collaborate with program teams to adapt initiatives to meet local needs.
  3. Communication and Education:
    • Act as a liaison between the organization and the community, facilitating clear and effective communication.
    • Educate community members about the organization’s mission and the benefits of digital empowerment.
  4. Partnership Development:
    • Identify and collaborate with local organizations, schools, and grassroots initiatives to enhance program reach and impact.
    • Build and maintain strong partnerships to leverage resources and expertise.
  5. Feedback Collection:
    • Gather feedback from community members and beneficiaries to inform program decisions and improvements.
    • Advocate for community voices within the organization.
  6. Cultural Sensitivity:
    • Ensure that programs are culturally sensitive and respectful of local customs, traditions, and values.
    • Promote inclusivity and diversity within program activities.
  7. Advocacy and Awareness:
    • Advocate for the importance of digital education and child empowerment within the community and with local authorities.
    • Raise awareness about the organization’s initiatives through community outreach efforts.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Community Development, Social Work, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in community engagement and outreach, preferably in the non-profit sector.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Cultural sensitivity and the ability to work effectively in diverse communities.
  • Commitment to the organization’s mission and values.
  • Proficiency in English is an advantage.
  • Ability to travel within the local community and regionally, as required.

How to Apply: Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter to Please include “Community Outreach Coordinator Application” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until the 31st of November 2023.

TECK Africa is an equal-opportunity employer. We encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.

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