About the Organization:
Saajha, a non-profit organization, is missioned to enable parents of children studying in
government schools to be partners in their child’s education. We are building an ecosystem
for parents to feel connected and supported in their efforts to impact the lives of children
and drive transformative change. Saajha, since its inception in 2014, has worked across
2000+ schools in Delhi, Maharashtra, Jharkhand and Karnataka. Listening to parents has
been at the core of our work. Saajha’s work has been recognized by Echoing Green
Fellowship, Forbes India award, NASSCOM award for technology and Action for India Tech
About the role:
We are looking for a highly motivated team player to lead the programs in Delhi and
support team members to drive impact in their respective programs.
The role will entail closely working with the members of program teams, creating strategies
and plans for how parents can be supported through technology-based interventions and
community led programs. The role will enable the candidate to work with Leads of other
verticals such as M&E and Technology. It will also involve interacting and forging
collaboration with government stakeholders and other non-profits to drive the program
Lead operations in Delhi by supporting a Program team of 20-30 people.
Work closely with Project Leads in planning for and developing projects, support
services for parents and create strategies for better support, and parental
Collaborate effectively with stakeholders from the government and partner
organizations to plan programs and their rollout to support parents.
Work with vertical leads across Technology, M&E and other verticals to ensure
better integration and collaborative efforts towards the program.
Engaging with project funders along with the team to drive communication about
programs, deliverables and impact.
Minimum graduate (any stream)
5-8 years of experience with exposure to technology-based interventions, leading
teams & projects.
Experience of designing & implementing interventions on scale.
Ability to analyse data and draw insights that support ground level operations.
Ability to collaborate with diverse stakeholders ranging from government officials to
Openness to experiment and innovate with and without technology.
Good knowledge of Proposal writing, content designing, MS office and report
Resilience in the face of set-backs/bottlenecks.
Experience of working with parents and children through government or
non-government programs is desirable but not mandatory.
You should apply if you:
Looking for an opportunity to design the intervention from scratch and space of
Willing to build and develop a team of 25+ people that work to directly support
parents through ground level intervention and technology-based solutions. This will
give you space to hone your leadership skills.
Wish to work closely with Project Lead. This would be the ideal opportunity for a
self-starter to accelerate their learning.
Dream to make a change through working with government system functionaries
and collaborating with partner organizations to build plans for rolling out
interventions to connect parents at scale.
Enjoy experiments and how new interventions can be developed to create impact.
Wish to work closely with the leadership team at Saajha.
The salary will be in the range of 60,000 - 70,000 per month (Negotiable for
the right talent)
Location: New Delhi, Delhi
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