Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies for the 2014/15 Academic Year

UWC Mahindra College is an international pre-university residential college located on a 180-acre biodiversity reserve outside Pune, India. We offer life-defining experiences to young people (16-19 years old), enabling them to discover the possibility of change through courageous action, personal action and selfless leadership. We are part of a global network of 14 schools and colleges delivering a transformative experience combining experiential learning, academic challenge and community living.

UWC Mahindra College values candidates who are drawn to the particular educational experience and mission of the United World Colleges and who believe that education can be a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future. All full-time faculty are residential and participate actively in the broader life of the community.

UWC Mahindra College continues to consider applications for the following full-time faculty positions:

IB Mathematics

IB English (Literature/ Language & Literature)- possible Head of Department appointment

UWC Mahindra College also seeks to expand it's current second language course offerings. We are interested in being able to offer French Ab Initio/B by a native or near/native speaker of French. Other IB languages, such as Arabic or Mandarin might also be considered. This would be a part-time position but could be combined with other needs for a full-time load.

Teaching couples or candidates with the ability to teach a combination of English Literature/Mathematics/French/ Film Studies are highly encouraged to apply.

Previous applicants should not reapply.

We are also looking to fill the following positions. Please click on the position to see a Detailed Job Description.

Director of Development & Advancement

Communications Coordinator (Regionally-based candidate)

Student Counsellor (Regionally-based candidate)

Further information including detailed position descriptions are available- please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Successful applicants will likely hold these desired qualities:

  • Commitment to UWC mission and values
  • Energetic teacher with a demonstrated passion for teaching and learning
  • International mindedness
  • Willingness to engage students beyond the classroom
  • Fluency in English
  • A related degree
  • Adventurous, challenge-seeking spirit
  • Experience in a UWC or IB school (preferred)

Interested applicants should send the following materials to the attention of the Head of College, Pelham Lindfield Roberts at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it :

A) Curriculum Vitae;
B) Brief cover letter;
C) Contact information for two referees (both telephone and email contacts);
D) a 200-250 word statement on ‚Äúhow the UWC mission and values finds expression in your own lives and/or teaching.‚ÄĚ


Postings will remain active until positions are filled.

Thank you!