Role- Project Officer

About Arthan Foundation- Arthan Foundation works with secondary school children from low-income backgrounds and prepares them for the future of work. The world of work is evolving rapidly, and yet there is no systematic approach to empower students with knowledge and skills to make a successful transition from education to the world of work.

Our program impacts first generation learners by helping them realise their interests and skills and preparing them for the ‘world of work’ by imparting a key 21st century skill, that is Planning. The program brings creative facilitation and technology together, through a Training of Trainers (ToT) model, to help students recognise and build on their potential. We are currently working with students in Delhi/ Haryana through our partnership with Teach For India and Breakthrough.

About the role- 

It is a joy and privilege to work towards helping other people build meaningful lives. We are seeking a passionate, committed, and entrepreneurial change maker to join our team.

JD and Skills needed-

  • Create training material and facilitate regular training

  • Ensure close coordination and cooperation with colleagues to achieve synergy and impact across programs and geographic areas of operation

  • Graduate degree in rural management, business, social work, economics

  • Passion for making social impact

  • At least 2-5 years of previous work experience in the education space , including some experience in facilitating trainings

  • Evidence of being a doer – high degree of performance and self-accountability

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, with high degree of empathy

  • Ability to not just multi-task, but even enjoy working on many different projects at once

Specific Expertise

  • Training design and facilitation

  • Program Management

Culture Fit-

You would be a good fit with our organizational culture if: 

  • You have a passion for helping individuals achieve their full potential

  • You are curious and enthusiastic to keep learning new skills throughout your life

  • You love working with people from very different backgrounds, as that can lead to new ideas, fun experiences, and opportunities for growth

  • You are comfortable bringing your whole self to work

Other

  • The position is based in Delhi, India

  • Travel to states depending on training requirements

How to apply- Share your CV and cover letter with us at mahamaya@arthancareers.com