Campaign Intern

Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India Full-time

The Uttarakhand team is looking for a motivated intern. The role demands active participation campaign activities to increase admission in private schools of communities belonging to disadvantaged and economically weaker sections of the population. The following are the list of responsibilities:

  1. Facilitate online applications for effective implementation of RTE Section 12 (1) (c).
  2. Develop campaign strategies/materials and work towards its implementation and dissemination.
  3. Interact with community members from the Disadvantaged/Economically Weaker Sections.
  4. Resolve the documentation, application and grievance redressal query community members might have regarding Section 12(1)(c)
  5. Manage volunteers, their records, bills and official documentation work.

Potential outcome

This role provides the applicant an opportunity to exciting work for the upliftment Disadvantaged/EWS communities by building their capacities for accessing education; a leadership opportunity to manage a bunch of volunteers and design strategies of campaigning; skills of public policy analysis and experience of a fast-paced, intellectually and emotionally enriching working environment and finally a certificate of appreciation from Indus Action will be provided after a successful completion of work.

 

Required skills and attributes:

  1. Willingness to give at least 8 hours a day during the period of internship.
  2. Willingness to travel inside community spaces to spread awareness about Section 12(1)(c).
  3. Comfort with MS-Excel and MS-Word.
  4. Willingness to address grievance calls of parents on Indus Action helpline number.
  5. Fluency in Hindi and English writing.
  6. Self-motivation.

Duration: 2 months. Could be extended up to 3 months based on performance.

 

Start Date: March 1, 2019.

Applicants who are not in a position to spare 8 hours every day are also encouraged to fill the application form. Offline tasks may be assigned to them.

 

Last date for submitting the applications is February 17, 2019 8:00 p.m. 

Interested applicants are requested to send in their applications by filling the following form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1nhm3U2Nuk8jVdLlSSocMndBNLO23xF28LCLmrPr9Azc/edit