Position Summary: As an Akanksha teacher, you
will be directly responsible for at least 30 students in a class. Your role
will be to guide the students towards academic achievement while inculcating
self-esteem and values in their curriculum that will empower them to think
critically and make informed choices in their life. You will cultivate an
environment of high achievement coupled with fun learning in the classrooms.
You will build strong bonds with children to understand each child’s needs and
work with parents as partners in their child’s education and future.
Overview of the Team: The Akanksha Schools aim to be high-quality schools serving children
from low-income communities in Mumbai and Pune. These schools work in
partnership with local municipalities, with the vision of creating small
clusters of model schools in these cities that can be used to impact the
mainstream education system. The School Team comprises of teachers, social
workers, school administrator and helpers led by the School Leader.
What your role
§ Teaching the Akanksha
curriculum through effective pedagogical practices
§ Designing and executing lesson
plans that will engage students
§ Designing assessments that
thoughtfully evaluate student progress
§ Varying teaching strategies
and styles to meet different learning needs
§ Providing a positive
environment to engage students in the learning process
§ Establishing and maintaining
cooperative working relationships with students, parents, community and the
§ Clearly articulating high
expectations for students
§ Creating and maintaining an
aesthetically positive environment
§ Actively participating in
in-network opportunities for professional development
§ Attending and participating in
all school training and meetings
§ Meeting professional
obligations through efficient work habits
§ Actively participating in all
extra-curricular and celebratory activities in school
Making occasional community visits to stay connected with parents
What you need
for this Position?
§ Candidates with relevant
teaching experience are preferred but freshers may also be considered.
§ Strong content knowledge and
§ Love for children and
§ Adaptability to new
§ Patience and capacity to solve
§ Good planning and organizing
§ Strong team player.
§ Self-motivated with strong
work ethics to achieve school goals.
§ Openness to feedback and
Strong oral and written communication skills in English and other languages
like Hindi & Marathi for language vacancy.