Lead Facilitator

Posted By: UMEED



Program Implementation

Women Empowerment

Job Description

About the Role

The Lead Facilitator is a strong flagbearer of gender equality who loves to teach and help others grow. You will bridge the gap between the current skills and aptitude levels of women with the local industry requirements, use latest learning methodologies to helps women deepen their understanding of the self, unlock their potential, and build supportive communities of learning.

Key Responsibilities

• Do need analysis to understand the base level on skills and mindset of the beneficiaries.

• Collaborate with Industry clients to identify the skills and other requirements.

• Create customized content for the skill, mindset and exposure tracks.

• Build partnerships with other organizations to create/enhance the curriculum.

• Facilitate engaging training sessions for the beneficiaries.

• Conduct field/digital exposure visits to partner organizations.

• Assess the impact of the trainings and implement the learnings.

• Evolve training strategies by collecting and analyzing feedback data.

• Ensure compliance with the Umeed’s processes on documentation, reporting, logistics etc.

You’ll be a good fit if you

• Have knowledge and are passionate about gender inequality and its impact on Indian communities.

• Have basic subject matter knowledge in teaching math, communicative English, and life skills.

• Have strong project management and facilitation skills.

• Enjoy researching and building content based on adult learning principles

• Have prior experience working in social sector/up-skilling programs, especially with women beneficiaries.

• Have Bachelor’s or Master's (in Social Work/ Mgmt/ Development/ Gender Studies) desirable not essential.

• Enjoy problem solving, decision making and can operate with minimal guidance.

• Can speak and write fluently in Telugu (Must) and English and have good presentation skills.

• At-least 2 years of experience in up-skilling programs/facilitation/teaching/livelihood trainings.

What’s in it for you

• Steep learning curve with opportunities to interact with various leaders in social sector space.

• You can own your growth trajectory, explore different roles within the organization.

How to apply

Email your CV & Cover Letter to – connect@umeedforwomen.org with the subject line Application for the position of Lead Facilitator.

We are urgently hiring for this role. Interviews will be taken on a rolling basis.

Desired Candidate Profile


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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:UMEED
  • About Organization:Umeed is a registered non-profit, founded in 2014, with a vision to holistically promote women's empowerment. With 8 years of experience on the ground working with women directly, Umeed launched FirstLeap program in 2019 to empower women at scale. It does so by providing rigorous training on functional skills, mindset, and exposure to get them job ready that helps them join mainstream workforce. With FirstLeap program, we are addressing SDG’s 1, 3, 5 and 8. In the next 5 years, Umeed aims to support 16000+ women take their first leap to join the workforce and embark on their journey of empowerment.