To lead district team in effective implementation of district implementation strategy, periodic monitoring of project activities and deliverables against time line and provide high-level local academic support (capacity building, network, training, etc.) and administrative support at district level in state.


Location Vaishali / Gaya districts of Bihar
Salary Consultancy contract commensurate to experience
Duration Till April 2015
Closing date Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Role overview

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Ability to work collaboratively with key state agencies and TESS-India teams and to proactively seek ways to contribute to team success.
  • Supporting preparation of implementation plan at district level in consonance with State Plan.
  • Supporting district team in delivering project outputs as per the  district implementation strategy.
  • Prepare micro-level project planning for implementation in schools.
  • Updating data and information through Performance Management Information System (PMIS).
  • Coordinating and providing academic support (capacity building, network, training, etc.,) and administrative support at district level.
  • Documenting  and sharing project susses with  stake holders.
  • Organising stakeholder visits to project sites.
  • Mobilising community and other stakeholders including NGOs.
  • Conducting extensive field visits to schools, CRC, BRC and DIET.
  • Performing any other duties assigned by the supervisor in line with TESS-India objectives.

How to apply

The consultant is required to submit their CV by 27 May 2014. 

Please email your application form (in word format and as a single attachment only) to indicating in the subject line: DPC-Bihar.

Emails that do not follow the above naming convention in the subject line will not be considered.