Careers

We, at Bachpan Banao, invite passionate contributors for their valuable contributions in multiple capacities under variety of roles for the empowerment of public education system of Dantewada district (South Bastar, Chhattisgarh). We are looking for co-planners, co-learners, co-workers, facilitators, and catalysts.

Depending on your interest, competencies and community needs, we will have to design role and responsibilities for each one of us. But a rough sketch of nature of work is described for various broad roles. If you find the description interesting – let’s spend sometime knowing each other little better.

Suggested process for mutually agreeing to work together:
1. All the interested contributors share their updated resume and 1 page cover letter to bachpanbanao@gmail.com
2. One round of telephonic conversation with the contributors with suitable contributors
3. Suitable contributors are invited to visit and contribute for a short period to check feasibility and avenues for further long term contribution at Dantewada.

Compensation: Commensurate with the individual’s competencies, experience and needs.

Although we would love to have experienced professionals but even committed freshers/young graduates can also who have to determination and commitment to serve the nation and society.

Roles and Responsibilities for various positions

 

Role: Education Change Facilitator @Project Management Unit

Responsibilities:
  1. Working with District level Government officials
  2. Creating a support structure for Bachpan Banao at Government level
  3. Coordinating various government departments/offices that are concerned about education like Office of District Collector, Zila Panchayat, Education Department and Tribal Deparment
  4. Designing and Implementing innovative practices to improve educational outcomes in government schools
  5. Critically analysing/ Documenting existing initiatives
Competencies:
  • Excellent communication skills in both English and Hindi
  • Leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Diversity augmenter
  • Facilitation/ convincing Skills
  • Research skills
  • Literacy pedagogy
  • Understanding of teaching-learning processes
  • Understanding large scale social change process
  • Orientation about sustainable development

Desired Experience:   Community Engagement and working with children

 

Role: Subject Resource Persons(Language, Mathamatics, Social science )

Responsibilities:
  1. Learning from Teachers
  2. Supporting teachers with innovative subject specific pedogogical practices
  3. Conducting in house and teachers workshops
  4. Developing contextualized contentDesi
  5. Doing action research
  6. Documentation
Competencies:
  • Decent communication skills (Hindi and English both)
  • Content knowledge of the specific subject
  • Team player
  • Diversity augmenter
  • Research skills

Desired Experience:  

  • Working with children and teachers
  • Programme coordination
  • Reporting and documentation
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • Mentoring

Role: Transformation Facilitator in School Transformation Program

Responsibilities:
  1. Mentoring school staff in transformation process
  2. Creating a support structure of/for the stakeholders
  3. Co-create and support implementation of model school development
  4. Support self-driven capacity building of stakeholders
  5. Enhancing stakeholder involvement
  6. Documentation
Competencies:
  • Decent communication skills (Hindi and English both)
  • Leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Diversity augmenter
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Research skills
  • Literacy pedagogy
  • Understanding of teaching-learning processes

Desired Experience:   Community Engagement and working with children

 

Role: Science Communicator

Responsibilities:
  1. Mentoring school staff and facilitator in transformation process
  2. Creating a support structure of/for the stakeholders
  3. Support self-driven capacity building of team members
  4. Enhancing stakeholder involvement
  5. Volunteer management
  6. Documentation
  7. Relationship building with District Administration
Competencies:
  • Decent communication skills (Hindi and English both)
  • Leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Diversity augmenter
  • Research skills

Desired Experience:  

  • Working with children
  • Programme coordination
  • Relationship management
  • Reporting and documentation
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • Feedback management
  • Mentoring

Values

  • Humility
  • Integrity
  • Desire to learn
  • Compassion
  • Respect for individual / Equity

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