English Teacher

This is an instructional role for a dedicated teaching professional whose main assignment will be teaching English to students in Standards 6-12.

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 275 students in standards 6-11 and will eventually have an enrollment of 500 students in standards 6-12.

Students are selected to attend the Academy based on merit alone. They 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.

Teaching English at Avasara

Students come to Avasara with a wide range of language skills, backgrounds, and abilities. Therefore, the English teacher should have a strong background in English as a Second Language instruction. English at Avasara focuses on the concepts and thinking skills we use as readers and writers, focusing on real-life applications of English. These include:

Key Responsibilities

Profile of the Ideal Candidate

Desired Experience

Location: Pune, India

Start Date:  May 2019

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