Eklavya (Institute for Educational Research and Innovative Action, Madhya Pradesh) is a premier educational NGO with more than two decades of engagement with innovative curriculum and teacher development, science literacy and questions of social justice in education in India. Landmark educational programmes like the Hoshangabad Science Teaching Programme (HSTP), Prashika (Primary Education Programme) etc. were housed and developed in Eklavya. Eklavya has been involved with NCERT and other state boards in curriculum and textbook development and brings out periodicals and books for children and adults.

Eklavya is looking for highly competent and socially committed persons to work in curriculum and teacher development, outside school engagement and publications. (figures in parentheses are number of posts for each requirement)

Curricular Research and School and Teacher Development

(a) Languages: Bilingual Curriculum Development in English and Hindi

(i) Hindi: Pre-primary to Middle School –– (2)

(ii) English: Pre-primary to Middle School –– (2)

Post-graduate degree or above in Hindi/English, linguistics, education or psychology, with a good understanding of the language. Experience in curriculum development/school development or management and/or a degree in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed/M.El.Ed) would be an advantage.

(b) Mathematics:

(i) Primary School –– (1)

Graduate and above in mathematics, education or psychology, with some experience in education.

(ii) Middle School –– (2)

M.Sc. or above in mathematics preferred. Those with B.Tech./B.E. or a graduate in mathematics with a keen interest in math education are also encouraged to apply.

(c) Science:

(i) Primary and Middle School –– (1)

Graduate and above with some experience.

(ii) High School –– (3)

B.E./B.Tech, post-graduate and above in sciences.

(d) Economics:

(i) High School –– (1)

Post-graduate and above.

Magazines and Publications

(a) Designer cum Visualiser –– (2)

Graduate or post-graduate in fine arts, applied arts or graphic design. Experience and ability to illustrate would be an advantage. (Send samples of art/design work)

(b) Web Design and Website Upgradation –– (1)

Graduate or post-graduate in art or design and facility with computers.

(c) Editors for a Children’s Magazine –– (2)

Graduate or post-graduate in science or Hindi or communications media, with experience of editorial work.

(d) Editors for Science Magazines for teachers and other adults –– (3)

Graduate or above in science with some editorial or writing experience.

(e) Marketing of Educational Publications

(i) Senior Marketing Executive –– (1)

Professional degree and training in marketing and aptitude for strategy building and implementation. About 10 years experience in marketing of print products would be an advantage.

(ii) Marketing of Children’s Magazine –– (2)

Professional training and some experience in marketing of educational materials.

(iii) Setting up and Running Educational Outlets for dissemination of ideas and sale of materials – (3)

Graduate/post graduate with good communication and networking skills. Computer literacy compulsory. Degree/diploma or experience in marketing would be an advantage.


(a) Executive Officer –– (1)

Senior administrator to coordinate institutional administration. Sound knowledge of English and Hindi required. Training in company secretaryship and five years of experience with any reputed NGO or firm preferred.

(b) Communication Manager –– (1)

Graduate and above. Sound knowledge of English and Hindi, with both reading and writing abilities; facility with computers; ability to communicate with schools, teams and individuals.

Please send us:

  • Your bio-data (personal information; information regarding socio-economic background [optional]; educational qualifications; work experience; two references, etc.)
  • Up to three published articles/papers
  • A write-up on any science/mathematics/other topic of your interest
  • A write up on your experiences of learning in school/college
  • Anything else of relevance to the above
  • Preference will be given to SC/ST candidates.
  • Salary will be commensurate with abilities, qualifications, experience etc.
  • Candidates may be posted in any of Eklavya’s field centres in M.P.
  • You can also apply for short-term/part-time association.
  • The last date for submission of applications is 31st January 2008

Please send your application and queries to:

Shri V. K. Chavhan,
E-10, BDA Colony, Shankar Nagar,
Shivaji Nagar, Bhopal-462016 (M.P.)
Phones: (0755) 2671017, 2551109

You may also send your application through email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
If you need any other information, please get in touch with Shri V. K. Chavhan at 0-92295 61546 between 2.00pm to 6.00pm