A Holistic Initiative towards Educational Change - in Hoshangabad District

Last Date: 15th July, 2020

This renewed effort is to move towards inclusiveness in education at all levels & also build collaborations with multiple partners in the district. It includes work in areas related to education with Teacher Education institutions, primary schools & school teachers, children, youth, PRI representatives, other organisations, & the community.

We are looking for following posts

Research Assistant

Research Associate

Senior Research Associate

Position: Research Assistant (2) 
Location: Any block of Hoshangabad district

Job Descriptions:

  • Planning and review of the academic work in schools with the Academic Field Support Persons, under the guidance of the Project In-charge and Research Associate.
  • Implementation of all baseline, end line tests, ‘Bal Melas’, learning events, camps.
  • Assistance in the development of tools and Teaching Learning Materials (TLMs) for primary and middle classes.
  • Regular work with the teacher education institutes for academic support and collaborations and also for continued inputs in the use of TLMs.
  • Assistance in all training activities for Block Coordinators, Cluster Coordinators, Academic Field Support Persons, resource pool children, govt. teachers, SMC members.
  • Visits to teacher education institutes / centers, on monthly basis for follow-up and guidance.
  • Study of the daily diaries of Academic Field Support Persons, for review and guidance.
  • Continuous process documentation of the new experiments being tried out. 
  • Assistance in all review, reporting and monitoring activities.

Qualifications and other desirables:

  • Graduates / post-graduates, possessing interest and abilities to work with students, teachers and community.
  • Candidate should have proficiency in verbal and written communications (must possess good command over English & Hindi).
  • Group facilitation, and team building
  • Hands-on experience of using MS-Office and especially spreadsheets/excel
  • Candidate must be prepared to travel within / outside the state as and when required.
  • Candidates with some experience will be preferred.

Gross Salary: Rs. 20,000 – 26,000 per month
(CTO includes health-accident insurance and other social securities)

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Position: Research Associate / Senior Research Associate (2)
Location: Any block of Hoshangabad district

Job Descriptions:

  • Continuous engagement and support to overall planning, coordination, review and reporting of all project activities in consultation with project in-charge.
  • Academic planning for all the teacher education institutes and centres.
  • Planning and organisation of all baseline tests, assessment tools, and other academic activities, along with the team.
  • Capacity building of the team Research Assistant/s, Block Coordinators, Cluster Coordinators, Academic Field Support Persons,
  • Liaison with the District, Block and Cluster level government education structures and functionaries.
  • Plan and organise training of all the stakeholders, govt. school teachers, resource pool children.
  • Planning and preparations of team members for monthly meetings with parents, resource pool children, govt. teachers, SMC members.
  • Inputs to other primary school initiatives for taking the learnings of the project to other areas.
  • Follow-up visits to the assigned no. of centres on monthly basis for academic inputs, monitoring and guidance.
  • Prepare reflective reports that gleans the learning from ground and add to the knowledge resource pool.
  • Provide onsite and off-site support to the project, as well as other Eklavya initiatives, as and when required.

Qualification and other desirables:

Bachelor’s degree in education. Master’s in education and/or B. El. Ed. with Master’s in any other subject will be preferred.

Person having no such degrees but showing equivalent capabilities may also be considered. Experience will be preferred. For equivalent candidates, applications from women, persons from under-served caste, tribe, minority background and differently abled persons will be preferred.

Other required skills:

  • Enthusiastic and ready to learn; work for systemic change in public education system for ensuring delivery of quality education up to the most marginalised child.
  • Zeal to take on challenges; willingness to stay at small town.
  • Proficiency in English & Hindi (reading, writing & speaking)
  • Ability to work with a team and lead.
  • Capable to ride two-wheeler.
  • Computer literate – word processing, excel sheet, data handling.
  • Flexible in working time and tasks.

Gross Salary:

  • Research Associate - Rs. 24,000 -30,000 per month
  • Senior Research Associate – Rs 26,000 – 32,000 per month

Faculty – Rs 30,000 – 35,000 per month

Work Duration: Initially for one year. Can be extended after review.

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