Archive for August, 2015

RPCV Hot Jobs

August 21st, 2015 by bobebill

Job hunting? RPCVs should go to:
http://www.peacecorps.gov/resources/returned/careercen/careerlink/jobs/?keyword_search=&location_macro=&nce=on&organization_type=&position_type=&professional_level=&utm_campaign=HotJobsAug&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

Peace CorpsCareer Fair
RPCV Career Fair: Network Your Way to a Job
You have the skills and knowledge that employers want. Now find out how to make yourself stand out from other job seekers. Network with returned Volunteers who served around the world and meet with 50 employers looking to hire YOU at the East Coast National RPCV Career Conference and Job Fair in Washington, D.C. Register now.
Noncompetitive Eligibility (NCE) Jobs
Education Program Specialist – Dept. of Education – Washington, DC
CIS Clerk – Citizenship and Immigration Services – Anaheim, CA
Passport Specialist – Dept. of State – Detroit, MI
Environmental Protection Specialist – Environmental Protection Agency – Denver, CO

Peace Corps Response and
Global Health Service Partnership Assignments

Climate and Weather Advisor – Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme – Samoa – 12-month commitment
Education Accreditation Specialist – Chuuk State Department of Education – Micronesia and Palau – 12-month commitment
Nurse Educator – Public Sector Academic Medical Institutions – Various Countries – 12-month commitment
Physician Educator – Public Sector Academic Medical Institutions – Various Countries – 12-month commitment

View All PCR / GHSP Assignments
International Jobs
Security Manager – American Bar Association – Tunisia
Principal Technical Advisor – Management Sciences for Health – Uganda
Program Manager – World Learning – Vietnam
Agricultural Research and Development Fellow – Meds & Food for Kids – Haiti

Domestic Jobs
Communications Manager – Harvard University – Cambridge, MA
Caseworker – International Rescue Committee – Glendale, AZ
Health Coordinator – High Country Community Health – Boone, NC
Software Engineer – Kiva Microfunds – San Francisco, CA
Bilingual Housing Specialist (Spanish) – Lakeside Community Development Corporation – Chicago, IL

Virtual Info Session: Careers at the State Department
State Department
In case you missed it, we recently heard from a panel of Foreign Service Officers and civil service staff about the many ways to launch a career at the State Department. Watch the virtual info session and get answers to common State Department questions.

Newest PCVs For Cameroon Sworn In

August 11th, 2015 by bobebill

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Congratulations to the newest group of Education Volunteers who were sworn-in on August 5, 2015 by Matthew Smith, US Embassy Charge d’Affaires in Cameroon. After 10 weeks of intensive pre-service training, the 21 new Volunteers took the Peace Corps oath and pledge with proud and excitement.

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The swearing-in ceremony was coupled with the renewal of #PeaceCorpsCameroon MOU with its longest Cameroon Government partner, the Ministry of Secondary Education. Country Director Mark Orlic and Minister Louis Bapes Bapes, on behalf of their respective organizations, reiterated their commitment to support and promote education for all in the country.