• Dakshana Faculty Internship Program

    The Dakshana Faculty Internship Program invites young graduates of premier institutes who are passionate about teaching the best minds and who wish to make a difference in the world. The aim of this program is to train Dakshana Alums to become JEE/NEET faculty.

    The Faculty Intern will receive training from experienced Dakshana Faculty in the subject of his/her choice and will also be involved in designing lesson plans and content for different programs.

    Positions available

    2 Interns for each subject (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology).


    A member of DAAN (DakshanA Alumni Network), graduating in April/May 2019

    Skills Required

    1) Passionate interest and knowledge in any one of the subjects offered

    2) Confident to speak and communicate

    Selection Process

    Resume shortlisting and Skype Interview

    Internship Period

    4 weeks (May 14 to June 10)


    Dakshana Valley, The Dakshana Foundation, Kadus, Pune


    All interns will be awarded an Internship Experience Certificate. The most outstanding performers will be offered a job as a JEE/NEET faculty at Dakshana immediately after graduation. The internship also includes free lodging and boarding with to and fro travel reimbursement (up to 3AC fare).

    To apply today, submit your application at: https://goo.gl/forms/Z8PZkhgaXOO5aE163

    Deadline: April 30, 2018

    *graduating in April/May 2019

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    Dakshana is looking for excellent experienced JEE/NEET Faculty who are passionate about teaching and wish to make a difference in society. The appointment will be for the academic session beginning July 2018.

    If you are interested, fill the application at https://goo.gl/forms/c1ZqRDBIBjxqwJz52 (Resume can be uploaded in the form)

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  • Summer Internships at The Dakshana Foundation

    The Dakshana Foundation is seeking to bring on 1-3 interns who would spend the summer drilling down on initiatives underway by a number of NGOs in India to try to improve education outcomes in government schools across India in 6th through 12th standard. Some NGOs like Khan Academy are doing this via developing content that can be delivered through technology. There are several other initiatives/pilots underway like Funtoot in Chhattisgarh, Hello English in Faridabad and Jaipur and for-profits like Mindspark.

    To apply, please send your resume/CV to Ms. Payal Vig at pvig@dakshana.org at the earliest along with the dates you would be available.


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  • Project Engineer

    The Dakshana Foundation is always interested in bringing on team members who can help us achieve our mission. They achieve this by bringing the full weight of their skills from the corporate world to the social sector. Typically, Team Dakshana members happily accept reduced compensation in pursuit of their passion.

    Location: Kadus Village, Taluka Khed, Pune – 412 404

    If you are interested, kindly send your resume to hr@dakshana.org with a copy to amalik@dakshana.org

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  • Dakshana Faculty

    Attention: Final year JNV/Dakshana Alumni.

    Dakshana is looking for excellent graduates who are passionate about teaching and wish to make a difference in society.

    Eligibility: Must be an alumni of Dakshana or Navodaya.

    Job Description: During the training program, faculty will be engaged in attending classes, solving doubt, reviewing study material, preparing questions for practice test.

    Location: For the academic session (2019-20) faculty will be trained at Dakshana Pune campus and later will be deployed at other locations.

    Compensation: Matched with market based on skills

    Selection Process: Selection process includes Resume-based-shortlisting, Skype/ Telephonic Interview, Written Test, Demo-lecture and Personal Interview in Pune. Travel reimbursement for Pune will be provided to candidates.

    To Apply: Please fill the application at: https://goo.gl/forms/stBqlZf2RhilBNoN2

    Last date of application: Sunday, September 9, 2018.

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  • Dakshana Faculty V2.0

    Dakshana V2.0 will be working towards enhancing quality of education, for students in Class 5 to 10 at government schools across India, using technology. We need Teaching Assistants or Facilitators to conduct this program in computer labs in schools. Candidates can apply from any part of India.


    Job Description ­– To teach Mathematics (in English) to students of Class 5 to Class 10 using technology.


    Job Requirements – Minimum qualification B.Ed/Experience of at least one year in teaching Class 5 to Class 10; Passionate about Math and Science; Should be familiar with computers; Likes to work with children; Good communication skills in English.

    CTC – Best in the market and commensurate with experience.

    Location – PAN India


    Kindly share this message among your contacts and ask them to send their CVs to vomar@dakshana.org immediately.

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  • Financial Controller

    As Financial Controller, Dakshana Foundation you will:

    1. Maintain accounts on Quick books and in Excel formats too.
    2. Prepare monthly/quarterly and annual financial reports.
    3. Regularly advise senior management on financial matters.
    4. Conduct regular internal audit of the accounting procedures followed at Dakshana.
    5. Liaise with banks on a regular basis.
    6. Ensure compliance with FCRA, Income tax, TDS, PF and other statutory requirements.
    7. Liaise with Dakshana’s external Chartered Accountant (CA) for external audit.
    8. Ensure that payroll and bank accounts including property records are maintained by the in charge stores and properties in the correct manner. This will include ordering condemnation boards etc.
    9. Monitor purchases and accounts of remote locations like JNV COEs.
    10. Liaise with vendors and procure competitive quotes for all purchases.

    Skills required:

    1. Essential work-skills include exceptional expertise in Quick books, Tally, Excel and Word.
    2. A degree in commerce/business/Computer Applications/Engineering with an ability to organize, analyse and maintain records and reports along with good command over English are added pre-requisites.
    3. A minimum of 5 years prior experience in a senior position in Finance is essential.
    4. Needs to be detail-oriented with good people and team skills and a passion to make this planet a slightly better place.

    Remuneration: Will not be an issue for the right candidate.

    If you have an interest, please send your resume to hr@dakshana.org.


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  • Purchase Specialist

    Dakshana’s activities in India are growing multi-fold and there is a need for dedicated professionals with core experience to join its operational team. As the Purchase Specialist, you will liaise and negotiate with vendors/providers on a range of purchases ranging from books to cement to vegetables to grains to computers to linen to helicopter services, to coaching services and more. In some cases, you may be required to find the best vendor and the best deal for Dakshana. In other cases, you may be auditing and reviewing what is being purchased and make sure that Dakshana is getting every last paisa of discount possible. We are looking for a person who loves and specializes in squeezing blood out of rocks. This position also invites work-from-home moms or women who wish to return to their careers after a break.


    Desired Candidate Profile:

    1. Believes that every penny saved is a penny earned.
    2. Is extremely honest and has high integrity.
    3. A relationship builder to ensure long-term vendor relationships.
    4. Exceptional expertise at Excel & Word.
    5. Is passionate about finding the best deal always.
    6. May have experience in a similar position with retail chains like D-Mart, Big Bazar etc.
    7. Has some knowledge of accounting and exposure to drafting contracts.
    8. Is organized, detail-oriented with good people and team skills.

    If you fit the bill, please send your resume to hr@dakshana.org.


    Apply Now !
  • JEE / NEET Faculty

    Dakshana invites experienced JEE/NEET Faculty who are passionate about teaching and making a difference on the planet, to be a part of the Academic team. The appointment will be from June 2019.

    Telephonic Interview/Resume Shortlisting: 07 to 17 Jan 2019
    Personal Interview/Written/Demo at Pune: 21-22 Jan 2019

    If you fit the bill, kindly fill the application at https://tinyurl.com/dakfac19 (Resume can be uploaded in the form)

    Apply Now !
  • Dakshana Fellow - Outreach

    If you tick all three of these attributes, then we are looking for you:
    1) You are a Dakshana alumni, either fresh out of college or looking for a change to do something more exciting
    2) You are bold and confident of talking to new people
    3) You are passionate about Dakshana and wish to make a difference on this planet

    Dakshana is looking for dynamic alumni who can join the team to reach out to various school systems in India. The aim is to be able to tell all deserving students in government schools across the country about the Dakshana One-year Scholarship for JEE/NEET and invite them to appear for the JDST. We are hoping to build more partnerships with governments and other non-profits in education, in the year. To fit the role completely, you should love to talk, be willing to doggedly follow-up with bureaucrats, be innovative in finding new avenues, and be willing to travel extensively. This position is based out of Pune and will be filled by the end of January. Apply immediately to: hr@dakshana.org.

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