FAQs

What kinds of experiences can I gain?

You would build your experience of the school and community, to enable you to:

  • Do classroom teaching learning.
  • Build an understanding on education bottom up – from the school / village level upwards.
  • Relate to school as a system and the systemic elements that impact its functioning.
  • Understand the inter-linkages of the school with the community, and local governance.
  • Understand the governance, administrative structures of the education system, interact with various departments in the state/district.
  • Understand the need for systemic process for professional development of practicing teachers, participate in activities relating to teacher professional development and support.
Will there be an initial orientation?

Yes, there will be an initial orientation. This orientation will be held after one month of Associate’s
joining. This orientation will be held at one of our field Institution.

Where will I live and work?

You will be based in our District Institutes in the states or UT below:

  • Chhattisgarh 
  • Karnataka
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Rajasthan 
  • Uttarakhand
  • Telangana
  • Puducherry
Since I will be working in rural India, do I need to know the local language?

Yes, it is very important to be able to read and write in the local language. For example: if you are posted to Sirohi district institute, you should be able to read, write and speak in Hindi.

Will Azim Premji Foundation provide accommodation during the training?

Azim Premji Foundation don’t provide accommodation but will assist in finding accommodation for you
in your location of posting.

What will be the compensation offered to me?

The total compensation is Rs. 27,000 per month for a fresh post-graduate. Standard deductions will apply. Benefits are applicable as you will be a member of the Foundation.

What support will I receive during the training?

You will have mentors assigned to you for the year, from whom you will receive continuous support.

What are the dates of joining?

July 2018

How do I contact for more information?

You can write to campus@azimpremjifoundation.org for any further information.

Phone: 1800 274 0101 (Toll Free) : Monday-Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm (except on public holidays)