Mysuru: Azim Premji Foundation provides opportunities for those with a passion for social change and deep interest in education. Opportunities exist for candidates to join the Foundation as Associates, School Teachers or Teacher Educators.
Larger work of the Foundation is to enhance the capacity of government school teachers. Graduates or postgraduates with good understanding of their subject and passion for school education, and a minimum of 2 years teaching experience can apply as Teacher Educators, in the district institutes of the Azim Premji Foundation. Candidates with substantial on-field experience in education based NGOs may also apply. They will work with government school teachers, helping them build their professional abilities and become better teachers in school education and early childhood education.
Opportunities also exist for fresh post graduates with fluency in local language. One year Associate Program enables them to get immersed in the realities of education in government schools in rural India and be prepared to work with teachers after one year of the program. During this one year, associates get into guided classrooms, teaching and developing understanding on nuances of teaching, learning processes and larger education system. Applications for associate’s role are open till April 15. Students who passed out in 2018 or expected to complete post-graduation in 2019 are eligible to apply. Those who have already participated in this year’s on-campus process won’t be able to reappear. Minimum compensation for the above roles is twenty nine thousand rupees per month.
Saurabh Chauhan, Leader, Field Recruitment, Azim Premji Foundation said, “This is a long term career opportunity for the people who are looking for a fulfilling career. It is for those, who want to engage in the change making process on the ground and want to contribute to social change directly. He also emphasized that in the Foundation, one can find one of the best work cultures across the sector, which adds to the overall work satisfaction”.
Applications are open for all of the above and can be made online by visiting our links given below.
For more information on Teacher and Teacher Educator roles log in at www.azimpremjifoundation.org/career
For Associates, aspirants can log in at www.azimpremjifoundation.org/campus