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Intern, Fellowship Selection
Mumbai

Position Summary:

The Fellowship Selection intern supports the team at all stages of the selection process to ensure we identify only those likely to be successful on the Fellowship and as Alumni, leading us to our vision that one day all children will attain an excellent education. The Fellowship Selection Intern supports in the selection team at different stages by conducting education checks on applicants, helping the team with rescheduling of phone interviews and with various logistics at the Assessment Centre stage. They also help in creating various resources for training.

Team Overview:

The Selection Team works relentlessly to help realize our vision that one day all students will attain an excellent education in India. Ultimately, we are driven by two goals: our short term goal of putting students on a different life path and our long term goal of building a strong alumni base to advocate for our students and work to eliminate the educational achievement gap. We identify, from the thousands of applicants who apply to the Fellowship each year, those likely to lead us to both our short and long term goals. We do this through the design of a competency-based selection model and utilization of the skills and experiences of staff, Fellows and Alumni in its implementation.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducting education checks on applicants and updating the same on the system.
  • Helping the team with rescheduling of phone interviews.
  • Helping out with various logistics at the Assessment Centre and helping in creating various resources for training.
  • Making engagement calls to Applicants and helping Applicants sign-up for an Assessment Centre.
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Excellent time management and organizational skills
    • Comfort with multiple competing deadlines and ability to thrive in high pressure situations
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Strong critical thinking and data analysis skills; able to draw conclusions and trends from large and diverse qualitative and quantitative data sets
    • Highly proficient in using Excel for data analysis

    Education and Experience

    We believe that reaching our vision demands that we have the best and brightest group of leaders working to ensure we reach our vision. Here are the minimum qualifications we look for:

    • Graduate degree

    If interested, please write to internship@teachforindia.org with your resume and cover letter.

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    Intern, Fellowship Selection - Mumbai