Program Support Associate Pratham Education Foundation Location: Various Locations Last Date: May 5, 2011 Email: (Reference

: About Pratham Pratham works in both urban and rural contexts across 21 states in India, reaching over 2.2 million children through its educational programs. Read India is Pratham’s capstone rural program — a grassroots effort for which we recruit volunteers from local communities to help struggling students develop basic literacy and numeracy skills, and in many states, work directly alongside the government to improve the quality of public education. Pratham has been widely recognized for its efforts and has received several major awards, including the Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, the Henry R Kravis Prize in Leadership and the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year for Public Service. For more, refer to Program Support Team Associate The Associate Position in Pratham’s Program Support Team offers young, motivated people the opportunity to strengthen Pratham’s program implementation through a range of program support activities. Associates will be assigned one or more states and will report to the regional head for those states. The position provides associates the opportunity to learn in depth about how to create models for large scale community and Government mobilization in order to achieve Pratham’s vision of “Every Child in School and Learning Well”. Regional Responsibilities:• Program Management - Facilitate effective implementation in assigned state(s) and provide feedback to the regional head; Track quantitative program data; Assist in state program planning and creation of budgets; analyze financial performance • Donor Management - Develop grant proposals and reports for donors and Government; Explore local fundraising options for the state • Documentation - Create documentation on Pratham’s programmatic history and quarterly and annual reports for the current programs in the state National Responsibilities:• Informational and programmatic sharing across Pratham • Participate in Quarterly Program Reviews with CEO, regional head, content team • Keeping oneself updated on the broader educational context in assigned states and in India Desired Qualifications and Experience Required: • Strong academic track record • Willingness to travel extensively in rural areas of India, with limited amenities • Ability to work with people from various different academic & socio-economic backgrounds • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English • Ability to communicate in Hindi and/or other Indian language(s) • Must be self-motivated and proactive • Ability to organize and manage multiple tasks efficiently • Strong quantitative and analytical skills • Strong work ethic and attention to detail • 0 – 2 years of work experience • Willingness to commit to 2 years of work with Pratham Preferred: • Coursework in education, international development, and management • Experience living and working in a developing country • Previous experience teaching or working in schools/education

Degrees Acquired o Academic Record (Marks or GPA as applicable) o Standardized Test Scores (If applicable) o Relevant Coursework: List Courses in 1. program_support_northandeast@pratham. teaching and/or education (if applicable) • Languages Spoken • Academic Background o Colleges/Universities Attended. flexible depending on qualifications and experience Number of Openings – 6 – 8 Application Deadline . North & North-Eastern India (placement in state capital or in Delhi) or South & Central India (placement in state capital or in Mumbai) Remuneration: 20. Current Resume. program_support_northandeast@pratham. Statement of Purpose (500 Words) Placement: Fellow will be placed under the Regional Director for North India (placement in Delhi). Early submissions will be given preference.000 INR per month. Resume should contain:• Contact Information for Applicant • 2-3 References (Academic or Professional— Please include a professional reference if you have spent over a year working since college/university) • Experiences in . email the 2 documents outlined below to one or more of the given email addresses . and Grades/Marks Received o Attach Your Marksheet/Transcript for Undergraduate and Graduate Programs Attended 2. program_support_southcentral@pratham.May 15. program_support_northindia@pratham. 2011.000 – 25.program_support_northindia@pratham.Application Process: Depending on which region you are interested and

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