CLOSING DATE: 28 FEBRUARY 2019
STARTING DATE: AUGUST 2019
Description of School:
UWC Mahindra College is a pre-university residential high school for 240 students aged 15 to 19 representing more than 80 countries. The College offers the globally recognised 2 year International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, taught by 30 faculty members from around the world. Resting in a 175-acre biodiversity reserve, our campus is located amidst the greater Western Ghats – one of world’s biodiversity hotspots - and close to the city of Pune, an emerging tech hub with a long-standing legacy in higher education.
Teaching Vacancy at UWC Mahindra College:
UWC Mahindra College seeks to appoint a committed and dynamic individual to teach IB Diploma Programme Biology within the framework of the UWC educational model. We value both experienced and aspiring educators who bring with them a passion for their subjects and rich experience from their fields, and a desire to expand young minds. Individuals holding faculty positions participate actively in the broader life of the community, including our vibrant Triveni (co-curricular) and Residential programs. Interested candidates with relevant experience and skills, can also apply for positions of additional responsibility in our Experiential, Academic and Residential Programmes as mentioned on the website.
Teaching at UWC Mahindra College:
Working at UWC Mahindra College means that you believe in the promise of a better world. If you want to educate the brightest, boldest, most caring and ambitious minds and hearts from around the globe and be part of a community of learners and supporters - please join us. Whether you teach, maintain the campus, or work in our offices, you are recognized for the values and skills you bring to the table as a proponent of the UWC mission.
We offer all employees a competitive compensation and benefits package, including opportunities for professional development. To learn more about teaching at UWC Mahindra College please visit: http://uwcmahindracollege.org/join-us/work-with-us
Desired Qualifications for Teaching Positions:
We welcome applications from educators who share our vision and wish to contribute to UWC Mahindra College’s unique learning community. Our educators come from a range of diverse backgrounds and are encouraged to leverage their varied experiences in their teaching. Almost all our faculty hold a Masters degree and often a Doctorate and/or a Teaching Diploma. Combinations with other teaching subjects; aptitude in cultural, artistic or athletic performance; skills and interest in developing student health and well-being; experience of interdisciplinary, experiential, project-based, residential, political or outdoor education will be valued. Applications from couples are encouraged and most welcome.
All full-time faculty are usually residential and remain fully engaged in the broader life of the community after class time, including our Triveni (co-curricular) and Residential programs. Faculty share a close relationship with students as teachers, mentors, advisors, and house parents. We enjoy and promote a culture of collaboration and engagement, and everyone has a voice and role to play in shaping our community.
Application for Position:
Interested applicants should send the following materials to the attention of the Head of College, Soraya Sayed Hassen at email@example.com - Please add REF: www.ibschooljobs.com - Application for Position as Program Manager - (Akshara Education Program) in the subject of your email.
Brief cover letter;
Details of two references (professional relationship, dates of employment, telephone and email contacts);
A 200-250 word statement on “how the UWC mission and values find expression in your own life and/or teaching.”
Should there be more than one position that you are interested in, please indicate so on your application. More information on working with us is available here: