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Project Officer – Level Based Learning Programme

Full Time Location- Pune/Nashik

Quality Education Support Trust (QUEST) is a non-governmental, not-for-profit organisation and has been working on quality related issues in the field of Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education and Teacher Education from 2007.

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QUEST is looking for a Project Officer for its Level Based Learning Programme. A programme on Language and Math, for students of Grade 5 to 7. It involves providing need-based input to children in an accelerated manner so that their basic mathematical and literacy competencies are enhanced and they are able to cope better with their studies independently. The QUEST staff members interact occasionally with the children during the onsite support to the teachers implementing the programme.

Purpose of the role

Effective management and implementation of the assigned project.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Help Programme Manager in overall management of the Level Based Learning Programme

  • Develop and monitor Annual Work Plan (AWP) for assigned project with the help of Project Team, Academic Team and Programme Manager. Collating the same with the Organization’s AWP.
  • Manage and monitor project budget and programme data
  • Plan, design, and facilitate training programmes and workshops with the Resource Persons
  • Prepare periodic reports and participate in measurement and evaluation of the programme
  • Manage partnerships and stakeholders
  • Manage and anchor a team of Project Coordinators and Field Team
  • Support Programme Manager in increasing visibility of the programme
  • Be an anchor and guide for your reports
  • Collaborate with other verticals and participate in organizational work, as and when required

Educational Qualification:

Master’s degree preferably in Education, Social Work, Social Sciences or Development Studies

Any expertise or special training in the Education Field will be an advantage

Experience and required skill-sets:

  • Should have at least 5 years of work experience, with possibly two years in a similar role
  • An experience in working with large team spread across 3-4 districts is desirable
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and spoken) in English and working knowledge of Marathi is must
  • Command over Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications

Salary will be negotiable based on experience and sector standards.

The role holder shall report to the Programme Manager

Last date for application is 15th April 2018.

To apply send your application to “PROJECT OFFICER – LBL” in subject line.