Program Manager for Beyond School Program @ NGO based in Powai

VIDYA Posted On : 06 February 2017

  • Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Application Deadline: 31 May 2017

  • Functional Expertise sought: Academics/Teaching / Education/Translators
  • Sub Functional Expertise sought: Academician, Leadership and management, Presentation skills, Networking, Counseling
  • Professional Skills: Management, Parent-Child Counselling, Art, Literature, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Science
  • No. of Vacancies : 1
  • Experience: 3 to 5 Years
  • Salary per month : As per industry standards
  • Timings : Fixed (09:00 am to 05:00 pm)
  • Days per week : 6 days (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
  • Application Deadline : 31 May 2017
  • Category : NGO
  • Outstation travel: No
  • Career level: Managerial

Company Overview

VIDYA is a non-profit NGO. We’re a charitable organization that specializes in the education and empowerment of less-privileged children, youth and women through working with them at an individual level. Our nationally-recognized programmes include schools, remedial education, computer training, adult literacy, skills training, microfinance and social entrepreneurship.

Founded in 1985 by Ms. Rashmi Misra, it began with her teaching a class of five girls in her home on the campus of IIT Delhi. VIDYA now offers programs in three major cities across India, in some of the poorest neighborhoods of Delhi, Haryana, Mumbai and Bangalore. Our team of about 350 people includes local and foreign volunteers, teachers and staff and a large circle of committed friends, donors and well-wishers. VIDYA has made a difference in the lives of more than 220,000 families over 29 years, over 2,500 women have been empowered to earn their own living, and more than 120,000 people across 20 rehabilitated slums in Delhi and Mumbai have benefited from our programs.

Sponsors span across India, the US and Europe, some providing constant support to us, and thousands of volunteers have worked with us over the years.

Company Information

  • Why should you work with us :
  • • VIDYA is a grass-roots organization with more than decades of experience in education and empowering the lesser-privileged urban communities across 3 cities. • VIDYA has been running education programs in communities as well as in school for last 15 years in Mumbai, thus building a vast knowledge base of methodology and curriculum. • VIDYA is certified by Credibility Alliance and also by GiveIndia, UnitedWay and Charities Aid Foundation. • VIDYA is poised for growth into more schools and communities and also looking at entering partnerships to expand its outreach. • The impact of VIDYA’s programs is seen not only in the success of its students and alumni, but also in the community led transformation it brings about. • VIDYA has eminent partners like Rotary Club of Bombay, NIIT Foundation, Magic Bus enabling us to further enrich the quality of our intervention

  • Who can apply : All the candidates who are residing in Powai ,fluent in communication, have managerial experience of minimum 3 years of handling project in NGO are eligible to apply.

  • Job Description :
  • Vacancy at VIDYA Mumbai Position title : Program Manager - Beyond School program Employment type : Full time (44 hours/week) Location : VIDYA Mumbai Head Office Reporting to : Director – Operations and Strategy PURPOSE This position is for assigning responsibility of overall program management and achieving program goals. Job Description MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES Program Management: • Achieving program goals across all program centers, bringing in innovation and fresh ideas wherever possible • Managing staff and resources across centers ensuring smooth operation • Scheduling program related activities and events • Liaising with other programs and teams to ensure beneficiary progress - like sports, computers • Networking and collaboration with suitable partners for program growth Administration and Reporting: • Preparing program reports for donor • Supplying program data for newsletters, website etc • Ensuring fair attendance records for team as well as beneficiaries • Liaise with office to understand and be able to explain the rules, regulations and policies of VIDYA to subordinates • Maintaining any financial transactions if required Skills & Qualifications: • Graduate / Masters Degree in Business Administration will be an added qualification • Minimum 3 years of progressive program management experience including problem solving, project development, implementation, and monitoring and performance evaluation; • Prior experience in providing training in the field of education and Soft Skills training (i.e., coaching, interpersonal communication, Conflict Management) • Excellent computer skills with Microsoft Office applications Core Competencies: • Excellent communication skills in English and Hindi; Knowledge of a third language is a plus • Exceptional verbal, written, analytical, presentation, customer service and interpersonal skills • Competency in building relationships and alliances across donor organizations • High personal integrity and ethics • Self-motivated team player with desire and ability to learn rapidly • Ability to work independently and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with a variety of staff levels and with external vendors; • Excellent planning, time management, decision-making and organization skills • Commitment to the cause of education & training and passion for serving the society

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  • Date: 24th, November 2017
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Job Code: JOB_VI_FLX_1749


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