The UNWTO.Themis Foundation and the UNWTO Silk Road Programme are looking for two facilitators for UNWTO Silk Road Training for Online & Onsite courses in October and November, 2017, in English

The UNWTO.Themis Foundation and the UNWTO Silk Road Programme, in collaboration with the University of Valencia, are looking for two facilitators for UNWTO Silk Road Training and Capacity Building Programme to be held in October and November 2017​ in English, with the following competences:

  • proven experience on the topic of the initiative
  • have broad international, and private and public experience
  • be able to work and speak fluently in English
  • have very good experience on teaching and training
  • ave abilities and skills to share knowledge in an interactive and practical manner
  • preferably know the tourism reality of the region
  • preferably have a good knowledge of UNWTO's work and programmes

The facilitators of the above-mentioned course are expected to provide the following services, with the support and under the supervision of the UNWTO.Themis Foundation:

  • participate as one of the facilitators
  • prepare, in collaboration with the other facilitator, the documents for the ​course
  • write a report, with recommendations
  • be able to travel a few days before the onsite part of the programme

If you wish to apply please send, in attached documents, your CV and a mini BIO paragraph (see below) to Claudio Blaires, cblaires@unwtothemis.org  before 1st September 2017.

All candidacies will be considered and evaluated, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted by 8th September. We will keep all resumes on file for coming initiatives. We would like to thank all applicants in advance for their interest and trust.

Mini BIO sample

Please replace the text in [ ] with the information required. Thank you!
[Name and Surname] [LinkedIn link]
[Mobile phone number]
[eMail address]
has over [number of years] in the tourism sector, and especially in [topics of expertise].
(S)He is currently [current position(s) and details].
Previously, (s)he was [previous positions and details].
(S)he has published [titles and dates of publications].
[and any other relevant information].

NOTE: The first deadline to apply for the above mentioned position is August 18 and the second deadline is September 1, 2017. Those candidates who apply within the dates of the first deadline will have the priority and go first through the selection committee.