Job Opportunity for Program Lead, Various States at ShikhsaLokam

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Website ShikshaLokam

ShikshaLokam – Who are we?

ShikshaLokam is an NGO catalysing education leadership in India, enabling and amplifying leadership development opportunities for individuals and institutions engaged in K-12 education systems. We offer open-source technology capabilities and resources to the ecosystem players – Individuals, NGOs, and the Government – to enable education leadership development at a large scale with high impact.

ShikshaLokam is a manifestation of Societal Platform thinking, a systemic method to resolve complex societal challenges with speed, at scale, and sustainably.

What would you do? – Roles and Responsibilities 

We are seeking a motivated, can-do attitude Program Lead who enjoys networking and establishing relationships to join our growing team. If you are someone who possesses an unwavering belief that meaningful collaboration and co-creation can enable sustainable change in education, this is the perfect role for you. In this role, you would be leading and managing state-level programs in collaboration with our partner organizations.

As a Program Lead, you would: 

  • Lead and manage various leadership programs with states and centre
  • Liaison and manage relationships with the partner CSOs and Government Officials
  • Support and enable partners in program implementation
  • Co-create program design and solutions design with the partners
  • Devise strategies for rapid adoption and acceptance of programs among stakeholders
  • Coordinate with internal teams to ensure smooth program implementation
  • Define and monitor program success metrics
  • Create knowledge and process documents that improve program replicability.

Who are we looking for? – Requirements and Qualifications 

  • Education: Graduation or above
  • Minimum 4 years of work experience in the education sector
  • Fellowship or work experience with Govt. actors in the education sector is preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Reflective Behavior towards improving self and enabling others in the team
  • Must be able to handle operational rigour and speed
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams and possess stakeholder management skills
  • Comfort and facility with technology

Location: Depending on the state you are applying for

The role will require need-based travel to different states.

Remuneration: INR 6.0 L to 7.2 lakh per annum basis experience

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