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At Sangath, “people” are our greatest resource. Since the genesis of our organisation we have put professionalism first. By pooling our strengths we aim to make a change. Due to our many endeavors we have a constant need for more like-minded individuals. We can always use your help and skills. So apply for vacant posts now and join us in making a change.  


 

* Intervention Coordinator POWERTXT project, Sangath, Goa, India

                   

About this post

Sangath is seeking to hire an Intervention Coordinator for its POWERTXT project.  The project will be implemented in Goa under the auspices of Sangath. The post-holder will work closely with the Fellow and have overall responsibility for the clinical component of the programme. The post is based in Goa and is for a starting appointment for one year, extendable by a further four years, starting from 1st April, 2017 or as soon as possible after this date.

 

Job Responsibilities  

       To design a brief psychological treatment that can be delivered using simple mobile phone messaging. 

       To design a treatment manual which describes the core strategies/elements making up the brief intervention, the logic model for selecting these, and how these will be delivered via SMS/voice in terms of sequencing.

       Gain experience in the implementation of the treatment with a small number of eligible adolescents with drinking problems in order to inform the content of the treatment and delivery procedures.

       Work closely with the technology company and manage the phone messaging platform.

 

Person-specification

 

Essential 

 

       Clinical qualification in mental health (MSc/MPhil/MA Clinical or Counselling Psychology or Clinical Social Work or Psychiatry)

      Good writing skills in order to be able to design treatment manuals in plain English

      Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

      Good organizational skills

      High level of computer skills

       Fluency in written in English

       Commitment of a minimum of three years  

 

 Desirable

  

       Experience in psychological therapy/developing treatment manuals

       Fluency in Hindi, Konkani or Marathi 

       Experience in mental health research

       Experience of working in schools or with adolescents

       Experience of working with mHealth technologies

 

If you are interested in this post, and feel you meet the essential requirements, send your detailed CV and completely filled self-assessment form (attached below) to vinda.kavlekar@sangath.in.

 

Deadline for submission of applications: 3rd March 2017.

 

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview in the week of 13th March, 2017.

 

 

 

APPLICATION FOR INTERVENTION COORDINATOR POST, POWERTXT PROJECT, SANGATH

 

Self-assessment form (completion is Mandatory)

 

Name

 

Address

 

Telephone (mobile)

 

Telephone (landline)

 

Email id

 

Current post/job and organization

 

Start date of current post

 

Current salary (optional)

 

Expected salary

 

Earliest start date possible

 

Languages fluent (specify spoken and written)

 

Degrees with dates of award and University

 

 

 

 

 

 

Experience in psychological therapy (clinical and/or research)

 

Experience in training and supervision in adolescent mental health programmes

 

 

Other experience in mental health programmes

 

Commitment to work with Sangath in Goa

 

References (please name 2 referees with their contact details)

 

Please describe why you think you are ideally qualified for this post (100 words)

 

 

 

 

 

* Project Administrator POWERTXT project, Sangath, Goa, India

 

About this post

Sangath is seeking to hire a Project Administrator for its POWERTXT project.  The project will be implemented in Goa under the auspices of Sangath. The post-holder will work closely with the Fellow and have overall responsibility for the administrative component of the programme. The post is based in Goa and is for a starting appointment for one year, extendable by a further four years, starting from 1st April, 2017 or as soon as possible after this date.

 

Job Profile

·         Overall responsibility for the day to day administration of the project.

·         Financial management for the project including reporting.

·         Responsible for obtaining approvals for various expenses, and preparing contracts for service providers (internal and external).  

·         Ensuring the functionality of equipment.

·         Organizing project based events, meetings and seminars.

·         Taking minutes and maintaining project documents

·         Networking with government departments and partner organizations

Person-specification

Essential

·         Graduate degree.

·         At least 2 to 5 yrs experience in project management/ office administration or HR management/managing finances (whichever is relevant)

·         Good organizational skills

·         Good English language skills

·         Good computing skills (MS office)

·         Very good communication/interpersonal skills, verbal and written

Desirable

·         Masters in commerce

·         Previous experience/training in project management

·         Previous experience of NGO administration

 

Interested candidates may send in their CVs to vinda.kavlekar@sangath.in by 3rd March 2017

 

 

 

 

*Research Coordinator, POWERTXT project, Sangath, Goa, India

 

About this post

Sangath is seeking to hire a Research Coordinator for its POWERTXT project.  The project will be implemented in Goa under the auspices of Sangath. The post-holder will work closely with the Fellow and have overall responsibility for the design and implementation of formative and pilot research for the design of the POWERTXT intervention. The post is based in Goa and is for a starting appointment for one year, extendable by a further four years, starting from 1st April, 2017 or as soon as possible after this date.

 

Job Responsibilities  

 

       Design research protocols and tools necessary for the conduct of formative research to inform the design of treatment manuals and protocols.

       Develop a supervision system and supervise the research team who will conduct the research

       Coordinate the implementation of all research studies/sub-studies including, data collection and analysis using appropriate software

       Monitor quality of data

       Draft scientific reports for publication.

 

Person-specification

 

Essential 

 

·         Appropriate (post-graduate) qualification in public health research methodology

·         Strong experience in conducting qualitative research and data analyses

·         Research publications

·         Fluency in written in English

·         Commitment to be based in Goa for 3 years

 

Desirable

  

·         Experience in quantitative research methodologies

·         Experience in mental health research

·         Fluency in Konkani /Hindi, and/or Marathi

If you are interested in this post, and feel you meet the essential requirements, send your detailed CV and completely filled self-assessment form (attached below) to vinda.kavlekar@sangath.in

 

Deadline for submission: 3rd March 2017.

 

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview in the week of 13th March, 2017.

 

 

 

APPLICATION FOR RESEARCH COORDINATOR POST, POWERTXT PROJECT, SANGATH

 

Self-assessment form (completion Mandatory)

 

Name

 

Address

 

Telephone (mobile)

 

Telephone (landline)

 

Email id

 

Current post/job and organization

 

Start date of current post

 

Current salary (optional)

 

Expected salary

 

Earliest start date possible

 

Languages fluent (specify spoken and written)

 

Degrees with dates of award and University

 

 

 

 

 

 

Experience in developing and implementing qualitative research protocols, including analysis and interpretation.

 

Experience in qualitative data analysis software

 

Publications/writing (please cite 4 best publications)

 

Other relevant research experience in mental health

 

Commitment to work with Sangath in Goa

 

References (please name 2 referees with their contact details)

 

Please describe why you think you are ideally qualified for this post (100 words)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* Sangath is recruiting a Project Administrator for the PRIDE Project.

(Position based in Goa)

 Job Profile

Overall responsibility for the day to day administration (under guidance of senior administrative Officer)

Financial Management for the project including reporting

Responsible for obtaining MC approvals for various expenses, protocols and preparing contracts for service providers (internal and external)

Managing HR: hiring admin/ accounts personnel and conducting performance appraisals

Managing the assets of the project
organizing project based events, meetings and seminars
maintaining project documents

Networking with government departments and partner organizations

Essential Requirements
Postgraduate degree (Masters in management/ social work/ psychology/ public health or health related fields).
Atleast 2 to 5 yrs experience in project management/ office administration or HR management/managing finances (whichever is relevant)
Good English language skills
Good computing skills (MS office)
Very good communication/interpersonal skills, verbal and written

Experience in managing teams

Desirable requirements
Previous experience/training in project management
previous experience of NGO administration


Please apply by November 1st, 2016 to vinda.kavlekar@sangath.in.  Please enclose the permission from your supervisor to apply. 



Sangath is recruiting a Remedial Teacher for the Beyond Boundaries Project.

The position is based at the Raia office, Goa.

Job responsibilities:

1. Work with the Project Lead in developing training material
2. Conduct trainings sessions for teachers
3. Conduct regular school visits to provide support to the teachers and trouble shoot any issues
4. Plan and coordinate remedial education services for students
5. Supervise junior special educators in the delivery of the sessions with students
6. Organize the programs in schools as per project framework
7. Liaise with special educators for implementation of relevant project activities
8. Document all the remedial education services provided through the project.
9. Prepare reports of remedial education services delivered through the project
 
Essential requirements:
Graduate degree
Experience of at least 2 years in teaching/working with children
Fluency is written and spoken English Fluency in local languages: Konkani, Marathi, Hindi(and/or)
Good computing skills (MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
 
Please mail your CVs to vinda.kavlekar@sangath.in by November 1, 2016

 

 

Positions for Project Director , Intervention Coordinator and Senior Research Associates under PRIDE project. Please click the links below for more details.