Special Education Associate -Mumbai

Special Education Associate

The Special Ed Associate is responsible for assisting the teachers in identifying and working with struggling learners in their classes.

Developing the individualized plans

  • Visiting different classes to identify the struggling learners
  • Creating and document the cases that have been identified
  • Creating individualized plans for the identified students and review them on monthly basis


  • Working closely with the teachers and volunteers to help them work with the struggling students
  • Training the teachers and volunteers on implementation of the plans

Community engagement

  • Working with the parents of these kids in order to help them at home
  • Working with social workers for information on struggling learners
  • Identifying and working with other organizations/resource people who can help

Required qualifications and skills:

  • B.Ed. or B.S.Ed from a recognized university
  • Prior teaching experience preferred
  • Commitment to the cause
  • Willingness to travel across Mumbai centres
  • Fluent in English
  • Positive attitude and solution oriented

Reports to: Special Education Manager

Location: Mumbai

Contact: srishti.khanna@akanksha.org