Investment in Education has been more than doubled by the Delhi
Government over the past year. Our commitment to providing quality
education to every child in Delhi and your passion for
contributing to society has the potential to touch the lives of
lakhs of students studying in Delhi Government schools. Fellows
will get an opportunity to work closely with Manish Sisodia
(Minister of Education, Delhi), SCERT, the Department of
Education, NGO partners and various other stakeholders. Fellows
will work on projects that directly impact society in a positive
way, through affordable and quality education.
Fellows will work closely with SCERT, the Department of Education, NGO partners and stakeholders in programmes and will be responsible for assisting and ensuring implementation by providing leadership and programme management skills, monitoring and evaluation support, leading high-quality documentation and assisting with troubleshooting as needed. Fellows will be required to enhance the efficiency of stakeholders, address challenges and find meaningful solutions that are considerate and sustainable. For details about the activities Fellows will undertake over the course of the program, click here. The Fellowship will involve a full time commitment for one year, extendable to two years, with a stipend of 40,000 INR per month. The program comprises of eight streams, each of which requires Fellows to work with a distinct set of stakeholders and a unique set of challenges.
Principal Leadership Development Programme
The PLDP focuses on working with Heads of Schools in developing leadership and collaboration, instilling personal responsibility & a shared vision for school transformation. Fellows will support the execution of the programme as they bring back practice within their own schools working with teachers and School Management Committees.
School Management Committee (SMC)
Mentor Teacher Programme
The Mentor Teacher programme has been designed to leverage the creative expertise of 200 teachers in further strengthening the academic and pedagogic capacities of other 45,000+ teachers of DoE schools. This will be achieved through cluster based learning, on strengthening their foundational skills and building perspective with regards to the learning capabilities of students as stated in the overall goal for the year.
Online Platform for Teacher Training
The Delhi Government is in process of creating an online platform for teachers to support them in strengthening several concepts and classroom management practices in the classrooms. This platform will engage teachers through extensively used tools for individualised training and learning. The Fellows will work on developing content as well as the platform.
Counselling and Guidance
Management Information Systems
Indian citizens or persons with PIO/OCI status, with a Bachelors degree and a minimum of two years of work experience in the field of education or in the social sector, and who are between 22-35 years of age are eligible to apply.
Since each stream entails different challenges, they each require additional qualifications from applying candidates.
Common qualification for Principal Leadership Development Programme, Mentor Teacher Programme, SCERT on-line platform for Learning (Content Development), School Management Committee and Learning Assessment:
Preference would be given to those who have experience in curriculum or content creation for schools.
Qualification for SCERT on-line platform for Learning (IT) and MIS:
Fellows would be required to have a graduate degree in Computer Science or in a related discipline. The candidates must have Logical understanding, Data interpretation skills, Critical reasoning and expertise in MS Excel/Google Spreadsheets (should know about pivots).
Work experience may be in the Social/Education/IT sector.
Qualification for Counselling and Guidance and Special Education: Degree/Diploma or experience of two years in the relevant field.
Applications for the Change-makers in Education Fellowship have now closed. Candidates shortlisted for the next round will be informed by 17th August, 2016.