Positions : Programme Officer - Education
Level: Mid Management
Programme Unit: Education
Location: Kota-Kargi Road(Chhattisgarh)
Reports to: Managing Trustee
Samerth Trust is implementing a RtE programme in the tribal belt of Mungeli and Bilaspur districts of Chhattisgarh in partenrships with UNICEF Raipur. Besides, this, it has just completed a project on quality education in partnership with JTT and is in process of developing and establishing itself as an education resource organisation on pedagogy and curriculum development for primary education. Samerth Trust works in two states of Gujarat and Chhattisgarh (for more info please visit www.samerth.org). The Programme Officer (Education) is an important position and leads the programme in the state (CG/Gujarat). The key responsibilities are:
1. Operational Planning & Execution: The PO will prepare the quarterly and monthly operational plan for the project and the team and oversee its execution. S/he will prepare a robust data based monitoring plan, and ensure timeliness, cost-effectiveness, and quality in programme implementation;
2. Knowledge Management: The PO need to ensure that all the processes, inputs and outputs, outcomes and key learnings of the project are continuously documented, shared and disseminated to all the stakeholders. S/he will carry out studies and research as per the needs of the project and the community.
3. Reporting and Communication: The PO will be responsible for mandatory reporting as and when required by the partners and donors. S/he will prepare monthly factsheets, quarterly reports, annual reports of the project. S/he will be responsible for timely and quality of communication with all the stakeholders including partners and donors.
4. Team Building: S/he will ensure that a strong thematic knowledge based (water and livelihood) team develops, and will plan and execute training and exposures for the team on the thematic area;
Qualifications & Experience: Post graduate in Education or related sciences with one-two years of working on related thematic area or Bachelor in Education with four-five years of work experience in related domain. Persons without Education as key academic background can also apply if they have three to five years of experience of working on pedagogy and or curriculum development (language and sciences) in a reputed organisation.
Skills & Competencies:
a) Written and verbal communication in English and Hindi
b) Facilitation with different groups or communiites;
c) Data sheets (Excel/or open office essential, SPSS desirable) and word processing (word or open office essential)
d) Reports, documentation in Hindi and English
Salary: Negotiable and not a constraint for the right candidates.
Please send your application with two references at email@example.com before 10th February 2017
Samerth Charitable Trust is a registered non-governmental organization (NGO) working the field of Children, Disability, Disaster Management, Education & Literacy, Human Rights, Land Resources, Legal Awareness & Aid, Micro Finance (SHGs), Minority Issues, Panchayati Raj, Rural Development & Poverty Alleviation, Tribal Welfare, Urban Development & Poverty Alleviation, Water and Sanitation, Womens Development & Empowerment, Youth Affairs, etc. The NGO works towards the promotion of sustainable development. The NGO was established in 1992. The registration number of the organization is: E-9150 Ahmedabad?(30-09-1992). The organization is operational in Gujarat, India.