Job Opportunity for Instructional Specialist Lead- Physical Education & Sports at Akanksha Foundation in Mumbai, Pune

Website Akanksha Foundation

Function/Team: Student Wellbeing Team (Part of the Learning Team)
Location: Mumbai / Pune
Reports to: Network Lead- Student Wellbeing

What your role will entail

● Build capacity, support and guide the Instructional Specialist for Physical Education in each city (reviewing plans, creating curriculum, building a structure for assessment, data analysis)

● Aligning key structures and processes for the three cities and creating need based structures for each city

● Build capacity of the PE teachers in the absence of IS for PE

● Develop customized plans for specific Programs

● Planning and organizing inter-school Sports events in all three cities

● Creating and managing the Budget for the Physical Education and Sports Program

● Overlooking Sports Program for Pune & Mumbai

● Build external partnerships and strong relations with Sports Associations and Clubs

● Providing exposure to students through external opportunities

What you need for this Position

Education :
Required- B.P.Ed (Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education)
Preferred- M.P.Ed (Master’s Degree in Physical Education)

Minimum 5 years teaching experience for K-10
Minimum 3 years leadership experience


● Strong content/ pedagogical knowledge and expertise

● Expertise in curricular/ co- curricular 21st century learning skills

● Possesses strong oral and written communication skills

● Patience and capacity to solve problems

● Good planning and organizing skills

● Strong team player and has the ability to influence and persuade others

● Accepts responsibility and is self-motivated

● Demonstrates a strong work ethic to achieve goals

● Openness to feedback and critical reflection

● A strong advocate for child rights

● Ability to explore all subject areas from an instructional lens

● Passionate about Educator Development

Job Category: School Operations and Support
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Mumbai/Pune

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