College & Career Counsellor

This is a full-time role for a professionally trained and experienced college and career counsellor who is committed to helping students create their best-fit college and career pathways and future plans.

What is Avasara Academy?

Avasara Academy is a nonprofit institution located in Lavale Valley, just outside Pune, India. We are an all girls school with a mission to empower girls of promise to lead lives of distinction and impact. Avasara Academy currently enrolls 350 students in standards 6-12 and will eventually have an enrollment of 500.

Students engage in our specialized curriculum that combines the academic excellence of the Cambridge curriculum with a focus on leadership, entrepreneurship, and Indian studies. Students participate in hands-on leadership and real-world experiences culminating in either an entrepreneurial business or social initiative that serves as a platform for their leadership development. Avasara will continue to nurture these leaders throughout their lives by connecting them to powerful networks of people and capital that can facilitate large-scale change. Avasara Academy, therefore, is not just a school but a life-long network that will cultivate innovative, entrepreneurial leaders.

College & Career Counselling at Avasara

Students come to Avasara from diverse backgrounds and situations. The College & Career Counsellor must create structures for a holistic college and career counselling program that functions at scale, but is personalized such that each student finds the best-fit colleges and pathway keeping in mind their strengths, aptitudes, interests, personalities, and resources.  At Avasara, the College & Career Counselling Program includes:

Key Responsibilities

Profile of the Ideal Candidate

Desired Experience

Location: Pune, India

Start Date: May 2020, March 2020 preferable

To Apply: Email with a CV or resume and cover letter detailing your experience and interest in the position as soon as possible.