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Mentee Coordinator (Mumbai, Pune ,Delhi)

3 Opening(s)
Mentor Together
 
Job Summary
Experience Required : 0 Years
Location : Delhi, Mumbai, Delhi, India.
Opening Date : 17 July, 2018
Closing Date : 31 August, 2018
Sector : Non Profit
Functional Area : Operations
Job Type : Fresher
Desired Job Profile

 

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

  • Mentor Together is an award winning non-profit organization that has pioneered the youth mentoring movement in India. We provide children and youth facing adversity, empowering one-on-one relationships with mentors, that help them achieve their goals and dreams. We have worked with over 4,000 children and youth. We currently work across 5 cities and 4 rural and peri-urban populations. We are a distributed but tightly knit team of professionals and development sector enthusiasts. We value hard work, detail-oriented execution and perseverance.
  • Over 2018 - 2021, Mentor Together will work with over 20,000 young people through face-to-face and technology mediated mentorships. We work with partners like Amdocs India, Cognizant India, Rosy Blue Foundation, Edelgive Foundation, Fidelity Management Research, Cisco India, and others. 
  • PURPOSE: The purpose of the role is to execute a range of activities with mentees and record observations accurately in order to guide the mentee team meet the larger objectives around identifying and supporting a specific number of mentees, based on program goals for the year. 
  • EXPERIENCE: An undergraduate degree like BSW, with 0-2 years of experience working in the field with children and / or adolescents.
  • OVERVIEW: The Mentee Co-ordinator’s primary responsibility is coordinating with the youth (ages 14-21) that Mentor Together works with. He/she looks at mentee selection, delivering programs to mentees and evaluating mentee performance.

 

Tasks and Responsibilities
100% Program Execution
  • Mobilising communities to be able to identify mentees for the program.
  • Conduct different screening and selection activities for mentees.
  • Conduct home-visits for potential mentees, explain program to parents/guardians and secure parent approval.
  • Administer psychometric and other baseline / endline tests
  • Create mentee databases in order to guide matching of mentors and mentees.
  • Organize and deliver induction and on-going training to mentees.
  • Organize and conduct group activities like engagement activities with mentees.
  • Collect periodical feedback from mentees through different surveys, in-person discussions.
  • Liaise with mentee partner institution heads and collect regular feedback.
Qualifications
  • An undergraduate degree like BSW or strong volunteering experience for minimum 3 years working with youth in the age group of 13-21.
Minimum Experience
  • No experience required if complete a course in social work (BSW)
  • If not studied a development course like BSW / MSW, then candidate must have at least 3 years of strong volunteering experience.
Skills
  • Practice with professionalism and in an ethical manner
  • Engage diversity and difference in practice
  • Apply knowledge of human behavior and the social environment
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Strong people skills
How to Apply
SELECTION PROCESS:
  • CV and covering letter
  • Telephone interview
  • Assignment/s
  • Personal interview
Contact Details
Company Name : Mentor Together
Website : http://www.mentortogether.org
Contact Person : Nimisha Bency
Contact Address : House no:1895, 14th Cross, 22nd Main,
HSR Layout - Sector 1
Email : nimisha@mentortogether.org
Contact Number : 7022357905