Job advert - District Coordinators


Lively Minds is looking for District Coordinators to join our busy district team in July 2021. District Coordinators are accountable for managing the relationship with a diverse group of senior stakeholders and managing the performance of eight direct reports. The role is fast-paced and analytical.

The successful candidates must be a team-player, risk averse, with excellent interpersonal skills and an enthusiasm for supporting, coaching and developing others. For a detailed understanding of the role and person criteria, please see the Job Description.

About us

Lively Minds, an award-winning NGO, is partnering with Ghana Education Services (GES) to roll-out an innovative, early childhood development programme. We are hiring three District Coordinators to support our exciting plans to scale the programme to 60 districts, in 8 regions. To find out more about our programme, please visit

How to apply

Please download an Application Form. To apply, send the completed form to before the deadline.

Deadline for applications: 11:59pm Sunday 16th May 2021.

To identify the right candidate, we have created a two-stage recruitment process:

  • Stage 1: Short-listed candidates will be asked to undertake a remote, written assessment.

  • Stage 2: Successful candidates from Stage 1 will be asked to attend an assessment day.


Written assessment:

  • 24th May 2021 (remote).


Assessment days:

  • 7th June 2021 in Bolga;

  • 7th June 2021 in Tamale; or

  • 10th June 2021 in Techiman.


Please specify on your application form which location you wish to attend.