Senior Director - Dr Marcia Rowe Amonde
Dr Marcia Rowe Amonde is the Senior Director, TVET Development & Support Systems of the HEART Trust/NTA. She joined the Organization in 1998 and has progressively held senior roles including Principal of the Vocational Technical Development Institute (VTDI).
Dr Rowe Amonde holds a diploma in teacher education from Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College, a Master of Arts from the University of the West Indies; a Master of Science in Training Systems Design from the University of Twente, Holland; a doctorate in Effective Learning in Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) from the University of Manchester, UK and a certificate in Developing TVET Systems from the International Labour Organization (ILO).
Prior to joining the HEART Trust/NTA, Dr Rowe Amonde served the Herbert Morrison Technical High School as a teacher of English Language and Literature and later Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College as a lecturer in English Literature.
Dr Rowe Amonde’s interest lies in competency-based education and training, designing effective programmes for adult learners in a TVET environment, programme evaluation and student centred learning.