( Autonomous )
Accredited by NAAC with A+ Grade with a CGPA of 3.55 out of 4 in the 3rd cycle
Gandhi Nagar, Vellore - 632 006

Soft Skill Training Programme

Soft Skill Trainer of Auxilium College


Maria George Rajesh Thomas

    No.4/75, 2nd Street, Thanthai Periyar Nagar, Ayanavaram,

Chennai 600 023

Mobile # 98410 94508



Born on                                          3rd September’1972


■ MBA (HR) University of Madras, 2003

■ B. A (Economics), Loyola College, 1995

■ Railway Mixed Hr. Sec. School, Chennai, 1990

■ Don Bosco Matriculation Hr. Sec. School, Tirupattur, 1988


Technical Education       ■ Certificate in Computing – IGNOU

Work Experience

o Independent Soft Skills Trainer, Feb’2011 till date.

■ As an Independent Soft Skills Trainer – associated with and conduct programs for the clients of Evolv (An NIIT

Company), NIIT, Expertus, FYMC, Everonn and Ethnus

■ Conducted training programmes for employees of L&T, Wipro, Birla Soft, CSC, Ericsson, Siemens, Winergy,    Johnson & Johnson (Ethicon), Maruti Suzuki, Apollo Health Street, Maersk, Daikin, NIIT etc.
■ Programs conducted by me for above clients are: Communication Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Presentation Skills,    Team Building, Coaching and Feedback, Negotiation Skills, Sales Skills, Customer Relationship Management,   Time Management, Goal Setting, Personal Development, Business Etiquette, Campus to Corporate etc.

 o Chief Trainer cum Project Coordinator with Don Bosco Vazhikatti, Apr’2004 – Jan’2011

As Chief Trainer of Vazhikatti Project                                                                                                                          


■ Coordinate in-house and onsite training programs in Soft Skills for final year graduates, post   graduates and job seeking youth

 ■ Prepare Training Schedule

■ Prepare Training Budget

■ Identify competent in-house and external training resource to conduct programs

■ Deliver majority of the Soft Skills programs for the target group

■ Conduct Train the Trainer program for Internal Trainers


As Project Coordinator of Vazhikatti Project


■ In charge of Project Activities of 7 Sub Centers across six Districts of Tamilnadu and one    Union Territory, Pondicherry, involved in – Career Guidance, Job Placements, and  Entrepreneurship Training.

■ Conduct periodic reviews and offer any support required

■Coordinate with DMOS COMIDE Belgium Government Funding Agency, principal   sponsors, and send periodic Activity Reports

■ Chief Coordinator of Kalaignar 85, 86 and 87 Job Fairs (in the years 2008, 2009& 2010    across Tamilnadu). Coordinated with Ms.Kanimozhi, MP, Fr.Jagath Gaspar, CII,  NASSCOM, FICCI, and Several Corporate

o Youth Trainer with Don Bosco Vazhikatti May’2001- Apr’2004


■ Conduct Workshops on Goal Setting, Values, Decision Making, Empowerment etc for  college going and job seeking youth

■ Train job seeking youth on employability soft skills

■ Coordinated and conducted above with team on campus, and at centre

 o Career Counselor with Don Bosco Vazhikatti, May’1998 – Apr’2001


■ Conduct Career Guidance Workshops for Schools and Colleges

■ Executed Gardner’s Multiple Intelligence Test for above group

■ Coordinated Career Exhibitions

o Counter Sales Executive with Godrej GE (at Spencer’s & Viveks) Feb’1996 – Apr’1998.


■ Counter sales of Godrej products

■ Handling Customer queries and post sales follow-up

 o Direct Sales Representative with Eureka Forbes Ltd, May’1995 – Jan’1996.


■ Sales Representative Euro Clean Vacuum Cleaner

■ Sales Representative (Concept Selling) Euro Air

Significant Achievements

■ As Chief Coordinator of Kaliagnar 85, 86 and 87 organized and coordinated India’s Largest Job Fairs across    Tamilnadu in the years: 2008, 2009 and 2010. In which more than 500 companies and 2,90,000 job seekers participated, and 1,00,000 were offered employment.

■ Instrumental in creating a Job Placement Network for Vazhikatti catering to the requirements of its sub centres     located across Tamilnadu.

■ Most Preferred Trainer for Vazhikatti Programs by clients.

■ Conducted career guidance programs for 15,000 plus Higher Secondary Students and Final Year College Students

■ Trained 5,255 college students on soft skills.

Trained more than 1,500 plus teachers on Teaching Skills

■ Conducted Train the Trainer program for 750 Vazhikatti Inhouse Trainers

■ Coauthored a book on life skills and career guidance titled ‘Vetri Uruthi’.

■ Panel Leader to the Asian Seminar on “Peace and Understanding” held in Taipei, Taiwan between February 26 and March 08, 1992 representing India.

 My Assets:  Unmatchable Energy, Excellent Communication, Influencing Skills, Good Sense of Humour,      Original Thinking, Creativity and Team Spirit.

Other Interests: Playing Key Board, Cooking and Reading

Academic Year 2016-17

 Soft Skill Training Program:

Soft skill training program was held for B.Sc Physics, B.Sc. Bio-Chemistry and Micro Biology on 02-07-2016 and 03-07-2016.

Around 120 students from the Department of B.Sc Zoology and B.Sc Maths participated in the soft skill program on 23-07-2016 and 24-07-2016.

Details of Students placed in the Academic Year 2010- 2016



2010-2011 615
2011-2012 620
2012-2013 740
2013-2014 769
2014-2015 857
2015-2016 917