Delhi Government CHANGE-MAKERS IN EDUCATION FELLOWSHIP 2016 for Indian Citizens.

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Public education in Delhi is undergoing a transformation.
Seize your opportunity to join the Delhi Education Revolution.
Last date to apply: 30th July, 2016. Program begins on 15th August, 2016.

Investment in Education has been more than doubled by the Delhi Government over the past year. The commitment to providing quality education to every child in Delhi and your passion for contributing to society has the potential to touch the lives of lakhs of students studying in Delhi Government schools. Fellows will get an opportunity to work closely with Manish Sisodia (Minister of Education, Delhi), SCERT, the Department of Education, NGO partners and various other stakeholders. Fellows will work on projects that directly impact society in a positive way, through affordable and quality education.

Fellows will work closely with SCERT, the Department of Education, NGO partners and stakeholders in programmes and will be responsible for assisting and ensuring implementation by providing leadership and programme management skills, monitoring and evaluation support, leading high-quality documentation and assisting with troubleshooting as needed.

Eligibility Requirements:

Indian citizens or persons with PIO/OCI status, with a Bachelors degree and a minimum of two years of work experience in the field of education or in the social sector, and who are between 22-35 years of age are eligible to apply.

Since each stream entails different challenges, they each require additional qualifications from applying candidates.

Common qualification for Principal Leadership Development Programme, Mentor Teacher Programme, SCERT on-line platform for Learning (Content Development), School Management Committee and Learning Assessment:

Preference would be given to those who have a post-graduate degree in the core subjects taught in schools-English, Hindi, Mathematics, Science, Social Science. Preference would also be given to those who have experience in curriculum or content creation for schools.

Qualification for SCERT on-line platform for Learning (IT) and MIS:

Fellows would be required to have a graduate degree in Computer Science or in a related discipline. The candidates must have Logical understanding, Data interpretation skills, Critical reasoning and expertise in MS Excel/Google Spreadsheets (should know about pivots).

Work experience may be in the Social/Education/IT sector.

  • MS SQL or MySQL or PostGres
  • Coding experience with languages like Python, R
  • 1-2 years of experience in an analytics based company.
  • Experience with statistical modeling.
  • People from Mathematics and Statistics background should be preferred.

Qualification for Counselling and Guidance and Special Education: Degree/Diploma or experience of two years in the relevant field.

Fellows will be required to enhance the efficiency of stakeholders, address challenges and find meaningful solutions that are considerate and sustainable. For details about the activities Fellows will undertake over the course of the program, click here.

The program comprises of eight streams, each of which requires Fellows to work with a distinct set of stakeholders and a unique set of challenges.

A week long induction program to learn about Delhi’s education set-up, immerse with peers from diverse backgrounds and cultures

Series of dialogues with leaders such as Hon’ble Chief Minister of Delhi, Education Minister, Director (Education) to learn about policies and practices to impact public education

Week long course at Jeevan Vidya Camp and fortnightly reflection sessions with Peers to introspect, learn from the challenges while engaging with complex situations

Platform to contemplate and develop the plan to impact and bring  about change in social systems

Associate and work with key stakeholders of Public Education System for a year to impact learning transformation in Delhi’s schools

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the CHANGE-MAKERS IN EDUCATION FELLOWSHIP 2016

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