About Pratham Institute
Pratham Institute, the vocational skilling vertical of Pratham Education Foundation was started in 2005 with a mission to create sustainable programs for training and retraining of youth for employability or entrepreneurship. Our 110+ training centers are spread across 15 states in India. We have reached over 1,00,000 students till date in various skills through our Industry specific courses in Hospitality, Construction, Electrician, Automotive, Beauty and Bedside Assistance. We also run Entrepreneurship programs in Beauty and Construction to cater to people who have an entrepreneurial mind set and have supported 1,500 entrepreneurs to set up their own micro-enterprises.
Pratham Institute is a uniquely hybrid social enterprise with the energy and innovation of a start-up backed with the scale, resources, brand and network of India’s biggest NGO. We attempt to leverage these strengths to innovate and develop financially sustainable, cutting edge solutions to the problems of providing large-scale information dissemination about jobs, access to training to reach employability, certification of skills, and provision of subsequent employment or self-employment opportunities.
Pratham is also known as a launch-pad for young talent – our alumni have started significant organizations like Akshara Foundation, PRS and Kaivalya, and are regularly selected for elite education programs, including at Ivy League institutions like Harvard and Wharton. For more details, refer to http://www.prathaminstitute.org/
Are you interested in spending a few hours every week with people from the development sector? Do you have an interest in creative problem-solving? Are you motivated and self-driven? Then this program could be the right fit for you.
We have exciting innovation projects currently running in Pratham for which we’re looking for people with a background in graphic design/ media/ research/ education/ social work/ technology. Our work is centred around the following themes – livelihoods, migration, entrepreneurship, skilling and education.
Get in touch with us to find out what exciting opportunities are there in store. Interested candidates are requested to fill out the application form on this link: https://bit.ly/2X6GfNK
Due to volume of applications only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.