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Qualification & Experiences

●Bachelor’s degree in any field and 3+ years of work experience.
●Excellent project management skills.
●A partnership mindset with the ability to develop and maintain strategic relationships.
●Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
●Strong execution abilities and problem-solving skills to tailor strategies to community needs.
●Self-driven with the ability to work independently and drive progress to goals.

Desired Skills and Experiences

●Experience working in the education sector or development sector.
●Experience working in a partnerships role.
●Familiarity with educational regulations and documentation processes.


As Manager, Partnerships and School Launch, your main responsibilities will encompass the following:
Collaborating with Entrepreneurs:
●Collaborate with entrepreneurs to align on the most suitable school launch approach and work with them to develop detailed launch plans and milestones.
●Conduct bi-monthly check-ins with entrepreneurs. Work with them to address challenges and provide hands-on support to enable timely execution.
●Emphasize partnership development, helping entrepreneurs build the skills needed to form and maintain strategic relationships.

School Launch Toolkit and Registration:
●Develop comprehensive toolkits for different types of launches, ensuring they are easy to use.
●Assist entrepreneurs in navigating the documentation and registration processes for establishing schools.

Progress Tracking and Reporting:
●Establish processes and reporting systems to help track milestones and on-the-ground progress of entrepreneneurs.

Fundraising Support:
●Help entrepreneurs become CSR ready, thought-partner on funding readiness, and provide on-ground support when needed.
●Support them in their pitch strategy and go in meetings with them as and when needed.

Manager, Partnerships & School Launch


Power the successful launch of schools for children from low-income households by facilitating the launch process. Oversee a portfolio of schools, collaborate closely with entrepreneurs in the 18-month Circle Incubation, and offer support to ensure they progress.

This hands-on role involves tailoring and implementing school launch strategies from private-public partnerships to school takeovers, with a strong focus on partnerships. The role also includes supporting the entrepreneurs at The Circle with fundraising and building partnerships.

If you think you fit the bill and would like to join us, please click on 'Apply Now' and send us a mail with the position you're applying for and attach you CV along with it.

Be a part of our team.

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