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Police Education Programme Manager


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Archived vacancy details

Issued by
OSCE Mission to Serbia
Vacancy number
Vacancy type
International Seconded
Field of expertise
Civilian Police
Functional level
Senior professional
Number of posts
Duty station
Date of entry on duty
Date of issue


General Minimum Requirements

The general minimum requirements for working with the OSCE are:

  • Excellent physical condition
  • Possession of a valid automobile driving license and ability to drive using manual transmission
  • Ability to cope with physical hardship and willingness to work extra hours and in an environment with limited infrastructure
Field of Expertise Requirements

The general minimum requirements for working in this field of expertise are:

  • Graduation from a recognized police training school
  • Negotiating and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to read and utilise maps
  • Ability to perform first aid
  • Regular, active police service experience
  • Very good oral and written English communication skills
  • Knowledge of International Police Standards and human rights
Level of Professional Competence Requirements

Furthermore, this level of responsibility requires the following:


Police administrative courses in relevant field and specialized subject area


Minimum 10 years of diversified police experience including at least 12 months operational experience in the relevant field and specialized subject area

Mission Specific Requirements

Additionally, this particular post has specific requirements:


  • Proven relevant experience in the development, management, implementation and evaluation of police training courses
  • Good knowledge of modern educational theories and of their application within the police environment
  • Substantial experience in the planning and implementation of police reform processes at either national or international level
  • Experience in project cycle management
  • Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Excellent drafting and presentation skills
  • Professional fluency in the English language, both oral and written
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and with limited time frames
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to work as a member of a team, with people of different cultural and religious backgrounds and diverse views, while maintaining impartiality and objectivity
  • Demonstrated gender awareness and sensitivity, as well as the ability to integrate a gender perspective into tasks and activities
  • Ability to operate Windows applications including word-processing and e-mail
Tasks and Responsibilities

Under the supervision of the Head of the Law Enforcement Department, the Police Education Programme Manager performs the following duties:

  1. Provides advice and guidance to senior Ministry of Interior officials on police training issues, change management and the use of modern training methods;
  2. Supervises and co-ordinates the development, management and implementation of training courses devised on the basis of training needs assessment;
  3. Manages the Department's Police Education Section, including its budget allocation;
  4. Supports all sections of the Department in relation to the training components of their projects and activities;
  5. Develops standards for curriculum development, training implementation and training evaluation for all courses attended by Ministry of Interior participants;
  6. Ensures that lessons learnt and identified training principles and standards are mainstreamed into all of the Department's programmatic activities;
  7. Ensures that human rights standards and police accountability are integrated as norms into advanced and specialized courses delivered by the Department and those delivered by the Ministry of Interior with the Mission's assistance;
  8. Performs other duties as required.

The OSCE is committed to achieving a better balance of women and men within the Organization. The nomination of female candidates is particularly encouraged.

Candidates should, prior to applying, verify with their respective nominating authority to which extent financial remuneration and/or benefit packages will be offered.

Please apply to your relevant authorities several days prior to the deadline expiration to ensure timely processing of your application. Delayed nominations will not be considered.




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