Internship posted by: EduCARE India
Posted on: December 1, 2012
EduCARE India has a number of community development projects located across rural Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Rajasthan in north-west India. These projects focus on three broad development areas of; education, awareness and career support; empowerment and environmental conservation. We are currently seeking applicants for the position of After School Care Manager for our Community Development Project Centers.
The After School Care program is an educational and holistic activity that aims to empower, educate and provide life skills to rural Punjabi children. Presently, this programme is conducted with children from both marginalised and disadvantaged backgrounds, and also local rural children. It delivers educational activities, in a fun, playful and interactive way, which teach the children English and a range of broader topics that aim to increase life skills and awareness. The out of school programme activities are intermixed with broader environmental conservation projects and health initiatives. In the future we hope to develop this programme into a broader and more integrated global school curriculum that would include cultural awareness and life and skills training.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible, creative and perseverant person who wants to give in a selfless way to the community, focusing on the children's needs and spreading awareness.
There is the potential to combine the After School Care Program with oher ongoing social projects, such as Organic farming, Waste Management, ReSTORE, Health and Social Care, Marginalised Community Empowerment, Girl's Club, and Micro-finance projects.
Skills and Requirements;
Free on-site accommodation is provided. Free access to Internet is provided in the various centers and some houses. Additionally, work-related transportation and phone expenses (partially) are provided for by the organisation. Please apply by sending an email, addressing the above criteria, with your CV and cover letter to email@example.com. Please use ´Position Out of School Programme Project Manager´ as the subject of your email. Preference is given to applicants applying for more than 3 months.
If you are enthusiastic about working with us, please send the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org:
Cover letter including your motivations, fields of work interest, desired period of your internship (with start and finish dates) and expectations of the internship; A CV / resume including the contact information of a referee; A scanned copy of the page(s) of your national passport with ID details. We will get in touch with you as soon as possible.