Centre for Civil Society is an independent public policy think tank based in New Delhi working on outreach, research, and advocacy on critical public policy issues that affect India.
For the last couple of years, CCS has built a strong portfolio of research and advocacy in education, livelihoods, and governance.
CCS offers challenging opportunities in a unique, high-energy, and vibrant work environment. The salary will be commensurate with experience.
About the project
Launched in July 2020, Project Bolo English is a unique initiative of the Centre for Civil Society. Through this project, we aim to equip children from low income families with much aspired Spoken English skills.
Leveraging the role of Teachers, Schools and Parents as influencers, this project aims to provide children a free, year-long access to renowned Mobile Applications with customized Spoken English content.
One of the core elements of this project is its structured engagement with teachers & parents to provide them high quality language-learning resources, regular updates on students’ progress together aimed at improving students’ English language skills.
We use the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) scale to evaluate the improvement in children’s spoken English skills.
Project Bolo English is supported by three renowned philanthropic entities, The Michael and Susan Dell Foundation (MSDF), Procter and Gamble Shiksha Initiative, and The Rising Tide Foundation (Switzerland).
Dr. Gurcharan Das (Author and Former MD Procter and Gamble Global), is the mentor of this project.
We have successfully completed the first two years of this project with 110 ,000 students, 7 50 schools and 35 00 teachers from schools in 11 states across India .
We are looking to scale the project to 2 lakh students and 1000 schools in the year 202 2 -2 3 .
Teacher Trainers will manage the ongoing execution of the Project Bolo English effectively and strengthen the relationships with the stakeholders (school leadership, teachers, and parents).
Location : New Delhi for North India and Hyderabad for South India.
Role : Full Time
Reporting to : Regional Leads, Project Bolo English
Qualifications & Experience
Coordinate with school to ensure regular use of Mobile Applications by students
Strong interpersonal skills Strong written and verbal communication skills (Telugu language skills-must for, South India and Hindi language skills- must for, North India Conversation and Presentation skills Fluent use of MS Office (Excel, Powerpoint, Word) and Google Suite (Docs and sheets) Comfort with handling Data and using it for effective implementation of the project