Become a Teacher

Become a Teacher – FAQs

1. Are you are hiring teachers for what subjects and grades?

Drona Learning Academy will publish hiring requirements for teachers and other jobs under career section from time to time, however, if you are keen to be associated with Drona Learning Academy you can apply for the subject you are proficient in and we will get in touch with you in case we have a requirement at a future date. Our teaching covers grades from the 6th till 12th level across various Boards and subjects. We also provide resources to schools on full-time/part-time basis whenever school vacancies are open.

2. Can we work part-time and in flexible hours?

Yes, Drona Learning Academy provides opportunity for both part-time and full-time teachers. Our current opportunity provides your choice of working for 4 to 6 hours a day and especially in the evening hours India Time. These hours are pre-scheduled and committed and cannot be undertaken on ad hoc basis. With prior notice of 48 hours, you can change the timings/subjects to suit your availability.

3. What is the average session duration and do I get the same student every time?

Normally each session is of 60 minutes duration for each subject, and the student will get the same teacher. Only under extreme circumstances when the student demands, we schedule another teacher. This ensures continuity for the student as well as the teacher and makes learning more effective.

4. What are the disadvantages or problems with this job?

  1. Most of the teaching happens during evening/night time hours – India timings.

  2. Teaching is a serious activity and requires commitment from teachers. We do not encourage for ad hoc teachers.

5. What are the minimum qualifications/Experience/Skills required?

We expect teachers to have a Master's degree in their subject and some experience in teaching. Especially for India Schools, we would prefer B.Ed or UGC NET qualified as additional qualification. For certain grades and subjects a graduate degree in the subject and an B.Ed will be accepted. We may take exceptional candidates with a strong academic record, especially Engineers, as trainee teachers without prior teaching experience. Familiarity with computers and good English communication skills are mandatory.

6. What is the computer specifications and connectivity I need to become an online teacher?

  1. High speed Internet access (ISDN, DSL, a cable modem or faster connection)

  2. Windows PC with Google Chrome version….., FireFox version…….. or higher

  3. At least 1GB RAM, and a Pentium 3 or faster processor

  4. Speakers and a microphone (or headset and microphone, speakers)

  5. Microsoft Word and Microsoft Powerpoint

  6. Digital Pen and Pad

7. What are the duties and responsibilities of a teacher?

  1. Understand the student's needs and objectives

  2. Drona Learning Academy will provide tools and resources for you to prepare a personalized learning program for the student

  3. Provide quality online teaching to all students using all the tools and your own skills and knowledge

  4. Be well-informed with Drona Learning Academy policies and the code of conduct

  5. Drona Learning Academy will provide from time to time training and development sessions and if you are invited, it will be mandatory to participate.

  6. Read and respond to all communication from Drona Learning Academy

  7. Always be prompt and available for all sessions at agreed time

  8. Always inform in advance (48 hours) prior to session in case of any change in availability

  9. You will be a key team member for Drona Learning Academy, we expect you to work as if it was your own institution to build it world class.

8. What type of training will I receive?

You will receive basic training on online teaching, content and teaching methodology that is unique of Drona Learning Academy, communication skills, familiarisation of various curriculum and syllabus of various grades and boards.

Thank you for your interest in Drona Learning Academy. We are trying to bridge the gap between the learners and the learned and value of such learning.

At Drona Learning Academy we have tried to answer the most frequently asked questions about our program in this section. If you have any further questions, please email your queries to and we would be happy to answer them.

Please fill up the “Become a Teacher” form and we will take the process further as soon as we have openings against the experience that you have shared with us.