Catalyst at kanthari

Posted By: kanthari


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Program Development & Management


Job Description

As a catalyst, you would have the opportunity to work:

– with a group of people from around the world who have a united goal of creating a positive impact in their own communities.

– in an organization with a flat hierarchy.

– at a place that offers a fair salary and if needed, personal board and lodging.

– in an environmentally green and clean award-winning campus on the banks of Vellayani Lake in Kerala.

– in a campus that is located only 12 km from Trivandrum’s city center and 10 km from Kovalam beach.

Your primary responsibilities would be to:

  • Curriculum Development:
  • Assist in research and design of program content, ensuring it remains relevant and cutting-edge.
  • Develop session plans aligned with learning objectives.
  • Update and contribute to the kanthari methodology and resource materials.
  • Facilitation & Delivery:
  • Support or lead workshops, sessions, and events.
  • Create a positive and inclusive learning environment for diverse participants.
  • Ensure proper documentation and follow-up on assignment reviews and questions from the participants
  • Support the kanthari intake – outreach team.

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Eligibility Criteria


•   Excellent facilitation and English communication skills, including active listening, clear instruction, and delivering constructive feedback?

•   Strong planning and time-management skills?

•   Strong expertise/interest in experiential learning methodologies and adult education?

•   skills and or interest in designing and developing engaging learning materials?

•   Tech savvy, good computer skills.

•   A good sense of humor? This is an absolute plus

•   relevant working experience, preferably in an NGO, social venture, or international working environment?

If you fit into this profile, then you might be the right person to be a catalyst at kanthari!

Desired Candidate Profile

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– emotionally strong?

– self-driven?

– a team player?

– self-confident and empowered?

– critical with good analytical skills?

– Passionate for social justice and community development?

– open-minded, with a collaborative spirit and team player attitude?

– able to work independently and take initiative?

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:kanthari
  • About Organization:kanthari is an impact leadership institute that offers a 12-month training course for visionaries who have overcome adversity and because of that carry a plan for social change. They want to create impactful social ventures that challenge the status quo and positively impact the lives of those who are positioned on the margins of society. kantharis address social and/or environmental issues such as empowerment of marginalized communities/individuals, alternative learning, disability, environmental protection, and many more. At kanthari these change-makers are equipped with skills and tools that are required to start and run impact-making organisations/initiatives.

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