About Emphasys Centre

Today’s ever changing dynamic environment has placed education, training and research in the spotlight for offering tangible solutions to the socioeconomic challenges faced by many European countries.

Emphasys Centre is committed to empower young people, students, adults and seniors citizens with digital, employability and entrepreneurial competences to succeed in their professional and personal lives.

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Open Positions

Here at Emphasys we are always looking for talent to join our vibrant team of professionals. If you can’t find an open job position below, get in touch with us, we might just have a spot for you!

EU Project Researchers (Full-Time)

Emphasys Centre operates in the last 24 years as an Education, ICT Training, Research and Development Centre, approved by the Cyprus Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth. It is actively involved in the implementation, management and coordination of EU Research Projects under various programmes (e.g. Erasmus+, AMIF, AAL). It collaborates with a large network of organisations, both in Cyprus and in Europe, aiming to promote the European recommendations in various fields such as digital transformation, sustainable development, human rights etc.

Emphasys is a fast-growing organization, seeking to employ an ambitious and motivated professional to join its team for executing tasks required by the Strategic Research Planning Department.

The Researcher will be required to:

  • Implement, manage and coordinate research projects
  • Conduct literature and fieldwork research (interviews, survey research, focus-groups etc.) and prepare reports
  • Organise and participate in F2F and virtual training, seminars, webinars, workshops and other activities
  • Prepare and review grant applications, tenders and research proposals under various programmes/calls e.g. Erasmus+, AMIF, Horizon Europe, AAL, CERV etc.
  • Keep up-to-date and review relevant policies, recommendations, strategies etc. issued at the national and EU level by the European Commission, European Council, UN etc.
  • Identify needs and gaps of various target groups, sectors, organizations etc. to be investigated through EU research projects
  • Prepare and deliver presentations related to EU research
  • Represent Emphasys at official meetings and trainings abroad
  • Assist in the promotion of the organization, its expansion and network of collaborations

 

For this position Emphasys Centre is searching for motivated individuals who have:

  • A pleasant and dynamic personality with a willingness to take initiative and be creative
  • Strong writing, communication, organizational and time-management skills
  • Motivation and vision to make an impact
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Excellent teamwork and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible time schedule due to travelling abroad
  • Fluency in English and Greek

 

Required qualifications:

• University degree in the fields of Education (e.g. Teacher, Special Needs, Adult Education etc.), Sociology/Psychology (e.g. SEN, Social Inclusion, Gender equality, Active aging, etc.) or any other related field (e.g. EU Studies, Comparative Education), preferably from an English-speaking university.
• Previous experience in the preparation of grant applications-proposals (Erasmus+, Horizon Europe, CERV, AMIF, AAL etc.)

Additional qualifications:

  • • A Master Degree in any of the above fields
    • Previous experience in a similar position
    • A proven record of related expertise and experience in the preparation of research proposals

 

The position currently available is open for full-time engagement. The successful candidate will be offered a very attractive remuneration package (13th salary, Provident Fund etc.) according to his/her qualification and experience, as well as opportunities for travelling and training abroad for professional development.

Interested individuals are invited to visit the official website of the organisation www.emphasyscentre.com for more information.
To apply send your completed application to info@emphasyscentre.com with the subject ‘EU Junior Research Manager’. Applications must include a cover letter and a CV.

All applicants will be reviewed with strict confidentiality; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline of applications: 4th of August 2022

Interviews will be conducted prior to the deadline set, and we encourage candidates to apply as soon as possible as the position might be filled in earlier than the closing date.

STEAM Teacher (Full - Time)

Emphasys Centre is seeking to employ a Robotics and STEAM teacher for Full-time employment.

About Emphasys Centre:

“Emphasys Centre” operates in the last 23 years as:

An ICT Education and Vocational Training Centre offering training courses to professionals, adults, young people and students in the field of ICT. The courses include GCE A’ Level Computer Science, ECDL, STEM courses (Robotics, Virtual Reality, 3D Printing and Video Game Design), professional development courses related to the EU projects being implemented by the organisation.

A Research Centre actively involved in the preparation and submission of research proposals, as well as in the coordination and implementation of European Programmes mainly under the Erasmus + Programme in all sectors and actions: Education (Higher, School and Adult), VET and Youth.

The position currently available is open for full-time engagement. The successful candidate will be offered a very attractive remuneration package (13th salary, Provident Fund etc.) in accordance to his/her qualification and experience, as well as, opportunities for travelling and training abroad.

The Educational Researcher will be required to:

  • Teach various ICT courses for students, adults, professionals etc., such as ECDL, Coding, STEM, Robotics, Virtual Reality Video Game Design, 3D Printing and Modeling.
  • Contribute towards: the implementation of research projects, the preparation of various courses, seminars and activities and the design and development of tools, e-learning platforms and teaching material.
  • Participate in various meetings abroad as part of the implementation of European projects.

Expected qualifications and skills:

  • University degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Fluent in Greek and English (written and spoken).
  • A pleasant and dynamic personality with initiative, be creative and cope with new challenges.
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills.
  • Strong presentation, inter-personal and communication skills.
  • Excellent teamwork and problem-solving skills as well as adaptability skills.
  • Flexible time schedule due to travelling abroad.

Additional qualifications and experience:

  • Previous experience in a similar position will be an asset.
  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or other related fields.
  • Experience with WordPress, LMS (e.g.Moodle).

All applicants will be reviewed with strict confidentiality.

Applications must include a cover letter and a CV.

Interviews will be conducted prior to the deadline set, and we encourage candidates to apply as soon as possible as the position might be filled in earlier than the closing date.

Please send your application to info@emphasyscentre.com with the subject title: Computer Science Teacher/Educator (F/T – IT- 7/2021).

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.