Sampark Foundation Job Vacancy: Pedagogy Executives - Noida, Uttar Pradesh - India

Position –2 Pedagogy Executives, Sampark Foundation

Are you ready to be a thought leader? Are you ready to lead and transform the way community thinks of school education and impact lives and rights of our 144 million children in 700k rural school?

One of the kind job.
Sampark Foundation believes in India’s youth and believes in giving responsibility early and not late. We offer a unique leadership mentorship opportunity where you would be mentored while leading the way in changing mind set by telling stories in a way that change actions and behaviours.

Being a Spark (Sampark Foundation Employee) is not for everyone and thus only few can succeed in this role because it is different, unique, difficult but exciting.

This is not a job but an opportunity to invest in your future. If you have the passion to learn, a desire to work very hard, a habit to experiment unafraid of failure, a free and independent mind, an eye for detail and a habit of perfection, a heart for changing fortune of 10 million children by 2020, a stomach to travel into the interiors of India and finally an ambition to become a great Pedagogy thought leader; this is the right place for you. We give you the opportunity and a platform to impact lives including yours and you get paid too.

We are looking for 2 Sparks in our Pedagogy team who would love to draw on a white canvas.  
  • Problem-How do we enhance learning outcomes across 100,000 government primary schools in 5 years.
  • Constraints -We cannot use computers because of high costs, high complexity and poor power. We cannot hire and deploy new teachers, as we would need 100,000 teachers. Teacher training is possible however only for 4 days a year, which is too short to build new skills.
  • Your Role –You would lead from idea/Innovation to execution. The solution has to be frugal so as to implement it across 100,000 schools impacting 10 million children. Thus you need to have initiative, self-drive and a passion that is energizing. We need people waiting to paint her/his own picture and would do anything to get an opportunity to do so. 
Organization Overview:
With ‘Innovation led large scale social change’ as the central idea, Sampark Foundation, founded in 2005 by Vineet Nayar, Former CEO, HCL Technologies Ltd. and his wife Anupama Nayar, is impacting lives of 3 million children studying in 50,000 schools in Uttarakhand, Jammu & Kashmir and Chhattisgarh; making it one of the world’s largest primary school transformation initiatives by a Foundation.

Our goal is to significantly improve quality of education for 10 million of our children by 2020. Sampark Foundation provides a framework for the best young minds to become catalysts of change and help to create a more equitable society.

Middle School Pedagogy Executive:
Eligibility criterion –Bachelor's/ Master's degree in Science with experience of in teaching. B.Ed. would be added advantage however not a must.

Primary School Pedagogy Executive:
Eligibility criterion –Bachelor's/ Master's degree with experience of in teaching. B.Ed. would be added advantage however not a must.

Location – Noida, India
Please note the position has no team right now and the candidate is expected to disburse the above duties single-handedly. Remuneration will not be a challenge for the right candidate however should not be the reason to apply.

  • Your BIO at
  • “Why you want to join Sampark Foundation and what you would gain from it” in 100 words.
  •  “5 reasons you are suited for this role” in 100 words.  
Closing Date: 09 February 2017