Community Mobiliser

Lighthouse Communities Foundation

Pune, India

Roles and responsibilities:

  • To mobilize youth from the slum communities and build healthy relationships with these communities.
  • To be a role model and explain the program and its benefits to the youth and their parents from these communities.
  • Ensure maximum enrolment of the youth at the Centre adhering to the enrolment criteria as per the program objective.
  • Build a one-to-one connection with the youth and ensure their attendance and continued association with the Lighthouse till the end of the program and beyond as required.
  • Visit the students at their respective houses as and when required.
  • Mapping of the households/communities using GIS or Google Maps.
  • Coordination with various stakeholders, including Government officials and others within the Lighthouse ecosystem to enable timely visits to the Centre.
  • To imbibe, maintain and contribute to the Lighthouse culture and uphold the safe place image of the Centre.
  • Supporting the rest of the team members as and when required.
Preferred Skill sets, Years of Experience, Professional Background:
  • MSW or Post Graduation in any field, with 1-3 years of experience in mobilisation or community based work.
  • Computer proficiency- MS Office and GIS Mapping (good to have)
  • Deep empathy and a strong commitment to youth’s development and growth
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English, Hindi and Marathi.
  • Ability to handle difficult situations with confidence and wisdom.
  • Open to travel across Pune
  • Preferably have their vehicle.