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IBDP Environmental Systems and Societies Teacher

22 February 2020

UWC Mahindra College



Teaching Vacancy at UWC Mahindra College

UWC Mahindra College seeks to appoint a committed and dynamic individual to teach IB Diploma Programme Environmental Systems and Societies 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 & Residential Programmes as mentioned on the website.

About UWC Mahindra College

UWC Mahindra College is a pre-university residential high school for 250 students aged 16 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 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:

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.

Other Responsibilities

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.

How To Apply

Interested applicants should send the following materials to the attention of the Head of College, Soraya Sayed Hassen at
  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • Brief cover letter;
  • Details of two references (professional relationship, dates of employment, telephone and email contacts);
  • Application form linked here, duly filled
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: ​
Deadline: 15 February 2020
We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. Candidates must be willing to undergo screening appropriate to the position including checks with past employers.