Description

Description

Project Associate
ARCH Development Foundation
Location: Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu


Job Description:

Position: Project Associate 

Project: Joy of Learning 

Reporting To: Program Coordinator  

Project Location: Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu  

About the Organization:  

ARCH (Advanced Resource Centre for Humanitarian) Development Foundation is a non-profit organization  (registered as Section 8) located in Vadodara working towards development activities mainly focused on education, women empowerment, skill and livelihood and financial literacy to name a few. We are working in states like Gujarat, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, and Tamil Nadu. For further information, kindly visit our website- www.archfoundation.in.

About the Program:  

Project Umang focuses on providing quality education to students studying in government-aided schools. It aims to create an eco-system in the school encouraging holistic development of children. The  focus areas of the program are:  

  • Improving the learning level efficiency of students.  
  • Promotion of activity-based learning  
  • Engaging students through different events & competitions throughout the year  
  • Conducting expert-based workshops & trainings for students & teachers  
  • Work in coordination with education & government officials to provide support to the project.  

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Implementation and coordination of project activities at field level.  
  • Develop a planned schedule for spoken English classes & conduct the same for 5th & 8th grade students in all the project schools.  
  • Work with Education department other key stakeholders for program advocacy and sensitization.  
  • Coordination with external trainers, consultants, and experts to support programmatic activities.  
  • Assist in planning, developing systems & processes concerning the project on the field with the support of program coordinator.  
  • Support the team in preparation of required resource materials to ensure quality alignment of the projects with responsibility to deliver the same as per the requirement.  
  • Any other responsibilities that may be assigned by your line manager. 

Required Skills and Competencies:  

  • Knowledge of Tamil (expert) & English (proficient) is a compulsion. 
  • Should be open to travel & undertake field work.  
  • Knowledge and understanding on issues related to education and community. 
  • Experience in implementing education programs will be an added advantage.  
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Function as a team player.  
  • Ability to meet the reporting deadlines. 
  • Knowledge of MS-Office and data management. 

Qualification: Post-graduate in social work/education/ project management or relevant field.  

Experience: Minimum experience of at least 2-3 years in the development sector. Experience in the education-based projects shall be preferred. 

Position Availability: Immediate  

Salary: Rs. 25000/- per month plus travel allowance. 

Application Process:  

Interested candidates can apply with their updated CV at HR@archfoundation.in with subject line as “Project Associate.” 

P.S.: Only the shortlisted candidates shall be acknowledged.