Qualification & Experiences
●A bachelor’s degree in any field and 3+ years of work experience.
●Extensive experience in project management, preferably in the education sector or in cohort/community development.
●Strong interpersonal skills and effective communication skills
●Strong execution abilities as well as exceptional problem-solving skills in order to tailor strategies to unique community needs.
●Experience in toolkit design and implementation, and the ability to create user-friendly resources.
●Self-driven with the ability to work independently and drive progress to goals.
●Familiarity with educational regulations and documentation processes would be a plus.
●Experience working in school operations or any experience of starting/running a school would also be a plus.
As Manager, 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.
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.
Work with entrepreneurs to coach them for funding opportunities and support their pitches by offering feedback.
Manager, School Launch
Power the successful launch of schools for kids from low-income households by facilitating the launch process. You will oversee a portfolio of schools, collaborate closely with entrepreneurs who are part of the 18-month Circle Incubation, and offer support to ensure they are making progress. This hands-on role involves tailoring and implementing school launch strategies case by case, ranging from private-public partnerships to school takeovers and ground-up constructions.
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