The minimum requirements covered by the team of experts as a whole are detailed below:
• Qualifications and skills required for the team: The evaluation team must have a minimum of two experts. One expert with at least a Master's degree in humanities, monitoring and evaluation, law, or any other field related to the lot.
• General professional experience of the team: The evaluation team must have a cumulative experience of at least 12 years in the area of evaluation, mostly in but not limited to the field of development cooperation, with solid experience in rigorous evaluation methods and techniques.
• Specific professional experience of the team: The team cumulatively must have: a minimum of 4 completed experiences in managing or evaluating programmes in the field of Education and skills development; a minimum of 2 successfully completed Budget Support Programme(s)- level or strategic evaluations. This includes the capacity to adapt and use quantitative and qualitative methods of data collection and analysis. Previous experience(s) of working with any of the South African government departments will be considered an asset. Previous experience(s) of evaluating EU funded budget support programmes related to Education and skills development will be considered an asset.
• Language skills of the team: English