Success Story

Success Story

Geetika Rabha
Pursuing ‘General Duty Assistant’ course from School for Skills: Healthcare & Technology, IIT Guwahati, affiliated with National Skill Development Corporation, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Govt. Of India.

Geetika Rabha is from Sishugram Orphanage under the Red Cross Society in Guwahati. Geetika could not pursue higher studies after grade 10. According to the Red Cross Society, children can stay at the orphanage till 18 years of age. The Society provides orphans with an opportunity to earn their livelihood after that.  Our school, in collaboration with Professors at IIT Guwahati and the Red Cross, had decided to admit Geetika under our livelihood generating program.  After successful completion of the course, she has been certified by ‘Healthcare Sector Skill Council’ under National Skill Development Corporation and got job at Hayat Hospital, Guwahati as ‘General Duty Assistant’.

TumpaBala Mahajan
Patient Care Assistant, Tata Medical Centre, Kolkata, West Bengal

Her father is a farmer whose monthly income is around Rs. 4000-5000. She is the eldest daughter in the family. She has one brother and sister. After passing her Class XII, she could not pursue higher studies due to financial constraints. She pursued ‘Frontline Health Worker’ course at School for Skills: Allied Health Sciences at Bongaon centre, North 24 Pargana, West Bengal. She has been financially supported by West Bengal Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes Development and Finance Corporation. After successful completion of the course she has been certified by ‘Healthcare Sector Skill Council’ and got job at Tata Medical Centre, Kolkata as ‘Patient Care Assistant’. At present, she is a single mother to her 8 years old daughter. She is the sole bread winner of her family.

Srimati Murmu
General Duty Assistant, ILS Hospitals, Howrah, West Bengal

She is the only daughter in the family. She has two brothers. After completing ‘Bachelor of Arts’, she pursued ‘Frontline Health Worker’ course at ‘School for Skills: Allied Health Sciences’ at Panskura centre, East Medinipur, West Bengal. She has been financially supported by ‘West Bengal Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes Development and Finance Corporation’. After successful completion of the course she has been certified by ‘Healthcare Sector Skill Council’ and got job at ILS Hospitals Howrah (Dedicated COVID Hospital), West Bengal as ‘General Duty Assistant’. After her father’s demise, she is now the sole bread winner of her family.

Tasmina Khatun
Patient Care Assistant, Tata Medical Centre, Kolkata, West Bengal

She is the youngest daughter in the family. She has three elder brothers and three sisters. After passing her Class XII, she could not pursue higher studies due to financial constraints. She pursued ‘General Duty Assistant’ course at School for Skills: Allied Health Sciences at Sonarpur centre, South 24 Pargana, West Bengal. She has been financially supported by Thoughtshop Foundation. After successful completion of the course she has been certified by ‘Healthcare Sector Skill Council’ and got job at Tata Medical Centre, Kolkata as ‘Patient Care Assistant’.