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The Global Xchange Partnership a joint initiative of the British Council, VSO and Pravah Requires


One Project Supervisor


Duration: 9 months, contract starting 16 August 2005 


Through the International Volunteer Exchange Programme, we hope to build active global citizens committed to working for positive change.  The proposed theme is Governance and Participation.


The programme involves 18-25 year olds from the UK and India living and working together in communities as volunteers on a six month exchange


We are looking for a Project Supervisor with work experience of at least 4-5 years who

  • Has worked in communities
  • Has experience of working with young people across socio-economic backgrounds and cultures in an informal education and learning capacity
  • is fluent in Hindi and English
  • is physically fit
  • is wiling to work 24x7
  • have a passport (valid till September 2006 atleast)


The key competencies required for the job are:

  • Project management
  • Team building and management
  • Facilitation of training and learning
  • Communication skills
  • Budget management
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Adequate IT skills


The post will be based in India for 6 months of the Programme (3 months in Delhi and 3 months with a rural NGO in Uttaranchal) and 3 months will be spent in the UK.  Relevant training will be provided.


Please send your applications with evidence of the key competencies listed above along with names of 2 professional references. Salary would be in the range of Rs. 15000-20000 per month with living expenses during the 6 month exchange in the UK and Uttaranchal being taken care of.


Last date for applications: 8 July 2005


Interview Date: second half of July 2005


Please send applications to The British Council Global Xchange Partnership

17 Kasturba Gandi Marg New Delhi-1      

Contact us at :

Telephone: 26420776, 26213918, 26440619.