Social Workers in the Special Cell for Women job Position in Tata Instirure Of Social Sciences
Education and Experience criteria: Candidate should have
(a) knowledge of issues of gender and violence against women in the district and State, and of direct interventions, and
(b) prior experience in direct casework and/or intervention work on womens issues at the grassroot level.
The candidate should have
(a) a post-graduate qualification in social work (M.A. in Social
Work/MSW) from Central/Deemed/State-Recognised University, and 2 years work experience in socialdevelopment sector, and must also demonstrate commitment to working on issues of violence against women vide direct work with both survivors and State systems, or
(b) Bachelors Degree in Social Work/BSW along with at least 3 years experience working with urban/rural women at the grassroots on empowerment & rights-based intervention on issues of violence.
Candidate must demonstrate willingness to travel across the allotted district, and occasionally within Tamil Nadu and to other States as per programme requirements detailed in section on job description above.
Verbal and written fluency in Tamil and local languages/dialects is essential, and working knowledge of English and comfort with the use of computers & Internet is also desirable.
No. Of Post: 03 Post
Location and terms of service: These positions are full-time and based in the said districts of Tamil Nadu. The selected social workers will be contractually employed and will be paid a consolidated honorarium of INR 20,000/- per month. Once appointed, the social worker will be expected to reside in the district allocated to them for the duration of their appointment and deputation for full-time work in the Special Cell. Only women/female candidates possessing the abovementioned experience & qualifications, and in the age group 18-50 years, need apply.
Last date to apply : 2019-01-31