Description: Manager - Pragyan, New Initiatives
(EdIndia) is a section 8 non-profit focused on leveraging
technology and data analytics to create innovative solutions to
impact education at scale. It’s incubated by Sterlite
Foundation (www.edindia.in) is a not for profit focused on
leveraging technology and data analytics to create innovative
solutions to impact education at scale. Edindia believes that
technology has a huge potential to impact government schools at
scale. In the Covid times, while #Edtech has been the buzzword –
the digital divide between children “with access” and
“without” has been widening.
has recently expanded its support to government teachers of
Uttarakhand and Tripura, through its e-initiatives like online
trainings, mobile app and e-forums for teachers. During the Covid
lockdown situation, EdIndia has helped more than 1,80,000 teachers
to prepare themselves for the new tech-enabled teaching learning
flagship program ‘Pragyan’ has recently won “CSR TIMES AWARD
-2020 – Gold category” in area of Education. Edindia is also
adjudged among the Top 50 organisations in Education by Global
Forum for Education and Learning
is on a mission to bring positive change in classroom
teaching-learning processes, through its large scale programs,
leveraging EdTech Solutions.
views its role as system integrator, keen on designing and rolling
out large scale, Pan-India programs. As part of its aggressive
scale-up plans EdIndia is expanding its footprints in thematic
domains and geographies. To manage various new initiatives and
their expansion , EdIndia is seeking to recruit a Manager –
Pragyan, New Initiatives at the Jaipur location.
Manager-New Initiatives will be assisting the Program Lead for
managing various new initiatives under the program ‘Pragyan’
in the areas of Pre-Service and In-service teacher education.
manage multiple projects in coordination with Project
Coordinators through effective programme and financial planning.
work plan and facilitate implementation of field level strategies
and processes in alignment with overall project objectives.
and manage partnerships with different
stakeholders/institutions/organizations in alignment with overall
strategies for scale-up and manage roll-out in new geographies.
Generate opportunities for new-initiatives in alignment with
with external vendors and agencies including govt. and non-govt.
of working in education sector in role of program/project
management/Teacher-Education/Pre-Service Teacher Education.
ability to manage and implement large scale education projects
ability to practicing Innovation and Change. Develop new and
innovative ways to improve delivery, optimize costs, improve
strategy and engagement.
Collaborative Relationships: Works cooperatively and effectively
with others in a non-hierarchical setting to establish goals,
resolves problems and makes decisions that enhance Project
Delivery. Manages complexity and drive for results.
documentation & presentation skills.
potential applicant should have demonstrated skills in at least
one of the following: Teacher Education, Program Management,
Business Development, Academic Content, Pedagogy, experience in
low income school environment.
track record of identifying, cultivating, on boarding and
concluding vendor or service provider arrangements is highly
track record of identifying, cultivating, soliciting and closing
years of relevant experience is required.
Graduate/Masters in relevant field of Teacher-Education /
Management / Social Development / Technology / Education
Remuneration will be competitive with Indian philanthropy pay
scales and will depend upon the candidate’s experience levels.
date to apply: 30th July 2021
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