HargaBits is a youth based program that uses ICT multimedia creatively to improve the lives of less privileged youth from the non-formal settlement co-founded by Shaqodoon Organization in partnership with Oxfam Novib. HargaBits target population is the youth from the informal settlement areas of Hargeisa which is significant portion of the society. These youths are faced with many socio-economic challenges that hinder them from progressing in life and making meaningful contribution to their societies. Key among these challenges is lack of education and employment opportunities which leaves the youth idle and despaired and leads them to engaging in vices such as drug abuse, join extremist groups, illegal migration and theft among others. The major cause of unemployment among these youth is their inability to access skills and education.
In this regard, HargaBits offers ICT trainings for these youth to equip skills to enable them engage in gainful income generating activities. The training is conducted in three levels/stages which include taught theory and practical and hands on training through internship. The training curricula is based on creativity and encompasses marketable applications including graphic designs, motion designs, video editing, app development, web-design and development. The beneficiaries are also offered entrepreneurship training to give them self-reliance skills in business planning and management. This gives them capacity to develop and actualize ideas and engage in self-employment. The program also aims at linking these youths to financial facilities to enable them access funds to start and strengthen their own innovative ideas.
Hargabits is looking for the quaified persons to fill the following positions that are currently available the Shaqadoon Office in Garowe, Puntland. The vacant positions are:
- Senior Graphic Design Trainer –
- Garowe Senior Motion Graphic Trainer –
- Garowe Senior Coding -Developer Trainer – Garowe
How to apply;
Before Applying, Please ensure that you fully understand the Job description and the specific requirements associated with each position. Interested candidates who meet the criteria above are encouraged to send their application letters and detailed CV to Info@hargabits.com by Nov 15th, 2019. Kindly indicate the position title on the subject line when applying. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Shaqodoon is an equal opportunity employer. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.