Overview

We look for an Impact Executive who will collaborate with the team on our efforts to assess/test the English skills of students from primary grades across budget private schools. We look for a proactive person, who loves spending time with children, is willing to work hard, learns quickly and is comfortable with technology (especially with mobile phone applications).

Are you enthusiastic about our mission to close early learning gaps for millions of children?

If the answer is yes and you the above description, apply online to meet us for a discussion.

Responsibilities:

Co-execute impact measurement tasks in the field: what do kids know, what do they need to practice in vChalk activity-based classes, what is the growth of children every three months etc.
Co-organize the assessment day in our partner schools
Test the English speaking and listening skills of minimum 40 kids/day in our partner schools using an Android app to record the level of each child and following the assessment structure
Assign to and collect from children the English reading and writing tests
Ensure the learning data is accurately collected and recorded for every child
Collaborate with the Learning and Tech Directors to improve the assessment structure and the existing data recording systems
Deliver and take feedback on children’s progress to/from low-income parents in Kannada or English during parent workshops in schools in and around Bangalore
Assist the team with research (interviews, surveys) on teachers’, parents’ and children’s experience with vChalk.
Required skills and qualification

Graduate or a Postgraduate with 0-3 years of work experience.
Speak fluent Kannada and English
Comfortable with smartphone applications
Knowledge of basic Microsoft excel – data entry, filter, sorting, formatting etc.
Work independently with minimal supervision.
Listen actively and learn continuously.
Willing to travel every day or as needed to schools across Bangalore and Karnataka
Passionate to improve educational opportunities for children from lower-income families
Attributes :

Be extremely patient with children and not be visibly bored, frustrated or exhausted by interacting with children.
Communicate to the children creatively through stories and examples
Manage the stakeholders amicably
Job Type: Full-time

Salary: ₹10,000.00 to ₹15,000.00 /month

About vChalk

vChalk mission is to support thousands of teachers close the early English learning gaps of 1 million children enrolled in school so that children progress in school and follow their dreams. Using offline technology in resource limited classrooms, vChalk enables any teacher to take activity-based classes in primary grades and teach at-the-right-level by grouping the children based on what they actually know. Learn more at www.vchalk.org

vChalk is a winner of the NASSCOM Social Innovation Forum Tech for Good Award 2016 and a global finalist of the Global Edtech Startup Award 2017 .