Job advert - Set-up Officers


Lively Minds is looking for Set-up Officers to join our busy set up team in July 2021. Set-up Officers train Ghana Education Service (GES) staff, manage government relationships and interact with communities.

The successful candidates must be energetic, highly organised, an excellent communicator and skilled in community entry protocols and mobilisation. 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 18 Set-up Officers 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:

  • 8th June 2021 in Bolga;

  • 9th June 2021 in Tamale; or

  • 10th June 2021 in Techiman.


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