English teacher @ NGO based in Powai,Mumbai

VIDYA Posted On : 02 June 2017


  • Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Application Deadline: 24 August 2017

  • Functional Expertise sought: Academics/Teaching / Education/Translators
  • Sub Functional Expertise sought: Academician
  • Professional Skills: English, Management
  • No. of Vacancies : 4
  • Experience: 1 to 3 Years
  • Salary per month : As per industry standards
  • Timings : Fixed (09:00 am to 05:00 pm)
  • Days per week : 6 days (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
  • Application Deadline : 24 August 2017
  • Category : NGO
  • Outstation travel: No
  • Career level: Managerial

Company Overview

VIDYA is a non-profit NGO. We’re a charitable organization that specializes in the education and empowerment of less-privileged children, youth and women through working with them at an individual level. Our nationally-recognized programmes include schools, remedial education, computer training, adult literacy, skills training, microfinance and social entrepreneurship.

Founded in 1985 by Ms. Rashmi Misra, it began with her teaching a class of five girls in her home on the campus of IIT Delhi. VIDYA now offers programs in three major cities across India, in some of the poorest neighborhoods of Delhi, Haryana, Mumbai and Bangalore. Our team of about 350 people includes local and foreign volunteers, teachers and staff and a large circle of committed friends, donors and well-wishers. VIDYA has made a difference in the lives of more than 220,000 families over 29 years, over 2,500 women have been empowered to earn their own living, and more than 120,000 people across 20 rehabilitated slums in Delhi and Mumbai have benefited from our programs.

Sponsors span across India, the US and Europe, some providing constant support to us, and thousands of volunteers have worked with us over the years.


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  • Why should you work with us :
  • • VIDYA is a grass-roots organization with more than decades of experience in education and empowering the lesser-privileged urban communities across 3 cities. • VIDYA has been running education programs in communities as well as in school for last 15 years in Mumbai, thus building a vast knowledge base of methodology and curriculum. • VIDYA is certified by Credibility Alliance and also by GiveIndia, UnitedWay and Charities Aid Foundation. • VIDYA is poised for growth into more schools and communities and also looking at entering partnerships to expand its outreach. • The impact of VIDYA’s programs is seen not only in the success of its students and alumni, but also in the community led transformation it brings about. • VIDYA has eminent partners like Rotary Club of Bombay, NIIT Foundation, Magic Bus enabling us to further enrich the quality of our intervention

  • Who can apply : All the candidates who are residing in Mumbai and willing to teach English in NGO based in Powai are eligible to apply.

  • Job Description :
  • Job Title : English Teacher Location : Powai, Mumbai Employment Type : Permanent Reporting to : Centre Manager BACKGROUND VIDYA is a non-profit NGO that works towards educating and empowering less-privileged children, youth and women through working with them at an individual level. Over the last thirty years it has reached close to 2,75,000 beneficiaries spread across Mumbai, Gurgaon and Bangalore. Currently we are looking to hire English Teachers at our Mumbai (Powai) centers: Primary Grade 1 -Grade 7 ; No of vacancies for English Teacher Primary section -3 ; 1 in Surya nagar in Vikhroli; 1 in Tilak nagar in Sakinaka ; 1 in Milind Nagar near Powai Secondary section - Grade 8- Grade 10th for No. of vacancies for English Teacher - 1 ; Location - 1 in Milind Nagar near Powai PURPOSE To undertake teaching responsibilities at a VIDYA education program for the students RESPONSIBILITIES • Identifying clear teaching objectives and specifying how they will be taught and assessed • Preparing lesson plans and study material • Setting tasks which challenge students and ensure high levels of interest • Providing clear structure for lessons maintaining pace, motivation and challenge; • Making effective use of assessment and ensure every beneficiary is tracked and benefited • Ensuring effective teaching and best use of available time • Maintaining discipline, encouraging good practice with regard to punctuality, behavior, standards of work • Participation in events, field trips, visits as per the role assigned by supervisor • Liaise with the center manager to ensure the implementation of program goals • Observe students' performance and overall well-being, and record relevant data to assess progress, whereby closely knowing the beneficiary • Organize and label materials, and display students’ work • Participate in teacher - parents meetings regarding students’ progress or problems • Plan, prepare, and develop various teaching aids such as charts, and graphs as and when required • Take class attendance, and maintain attendance records. • Attend staff meetings, program review, teacher training as required by organization • Contribute to upkeep of centre assets • Home visits for tracking as and when required • Special inputs to slow learners and scholarship children where required • Escorting students as and when required for visits to other centres, donor sites, field trips, events etc. REQUIREMENTS Skills & Qualifications: • Degree in Bachelor of Education • (0-1) year of experience in related field • Fluency in written + spoken Marathi and English Core Competencies : • Passion of working for the society • Strong communication skills and highly self-initiative • Excellent planning and organization skills • Efficiency and result driven• Highly motived and committed • Great team-player • High level of imagination and resourceful Candidates staying in only in MUMBAI preferably staying near Powai are requested to apply.

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  • Date: 18th, November 2017

Job Code: JOB_VI_FLX_1750


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