Student Clubs & Communities

Community Mentor | Debate Club

Bengaluru, Karnataka   |   Part Time

About Us 

Humans always have, and will always continue to learn from one another. We are a social learning platform that allows us to learn the way we learn best - socially. Extra-acads is core to a holistic learning foundation, and integral part of school and college lives. It helps students not just hone soft-skills, but also become better thinkers, more focused, more creative, and happier. Openhouse clubs is an inclusive space where high-schoolers work and learn together to pursue extra-academic passions. 

We are an education startup re-imagining how India learns after school, and building social communities where students can explore and pursue hobbies, meet like-minded peers, learn and build stuff.

The Role 

We believe mentorship is important for students to shape their path and looking for enthusiastic college students who are keen to contribute to grow their hobby-space, partner to reinvent how this has been learnt and mentor students to grow! In short, we are looking for Yodas for our clubs. Do you have a strong connection with the force? Then join us to pass on what you have learned to the next in lines!

Note: This role is open to college students only.

Openhouse Debate Club 

At the Debate Club, we learn through research, from our peers and from listening. We deep-dive to understand some of the most crucial issues around the world today and help students articulate content, put their point across in a cogent manner, ask effective questions and give structured answers. At this club, we’re building a community of learners while at Openhouse, we’re re-imagining how you learn! 

Activities running in the club: 

  • Masterclass: Learning and interactive sessions conducted by experts in the field on Articulation, Q&A, Refuting and Rebuttals, different styles of debates 
  • Quizzes: Based on events from around the world 
  • Mentored Debates: An opportunity to learn from school seniors or your best friends, a space where you come without fear or any inhibitions 
  • Theme based discussions: Pick the most obvious or not-obvious problem statements and set the stage on fire with your research and learnings

If you’re someone with a curious mind that understands business, know how to get things done and have prior experience of working in collaborative teams – we’re looking for you!

Community Mentor Role: 

  • Ideate on sessions and workshops with the students and the Openhouse team members. 
  • Plan and execute sessions, workshops and classes such as the broad activities mentioned above (2 sessions/ week for 60 minutes each) 
  • Moderate group discussions on different issues and help students brainstorm effective solutions 
  • Identify appropriate resources and readings for club members to be engaged 
  • Ensure smooth facilitation of sessions and feedback collection, learning, etc 
  • Work in close collaboration with the Oh Team to ensure engagement in during club sessions

What’s in it for you? 

  • Opportunity to work with a pioneering brand that promotes social learning 
  • Enhanced Skill development in facilitation, planning, execution, and people management through in workshop experiences and interaction with other team members 
  • Cross learning and network growth opportunities with a team of young, dynamic individuals from IITs, IIMs, Stanford, and Harvard 
  • Monetary compensation per session (as per industry standards) if pre-defined criteria are met

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