Social Workers required at Society for Women’s Action and Training Initiative (SWATI)
Organization: Society for Women’s Action and Training Initiative (SWATI)
Position: Social Worker
Location: Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Minimum Eligibility Requirements:
Education: Graduate, education in relevant field
— 5 years, freshers can also apply
— Experienced development professional in gender studies/ social work background with field-based expertise in health, gender/ VaW/ Panchayati raj institutions, leading a team.
— Experience of working on gender issues
— Excellent English language skills
— Computers and conceptual writing
— Research methods
— Willingness to extensively travel
Job Description: The project looks at health sector response to Violence against women and at rural women’s safety in public spaces and its impact on their lives. This is a three-year duration intervention research project in which ICRW is the research partner and SWATI is the field level intervention partner. The objective is to to develop and validate an innovative evidence-informed model, which fosters freedom from violence and safety for women and girls in rural Gujarat, India.
The project will use gender integrated strategies and leverage ICT to empower women and girls to demand and lead change, while engaging young men as partners. The project will concurrently build capacities of GPs, catalyzing them to respond to SVAWG, thereby positioning public safety for women and girls as a critical component of rural local governance.
Remuneration: Rs 2.5 lakh to 4.5 lakhs per annum ( depending on position)
Application Process: Interested candidates should mail their latest resume with a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Last date to apply: 10 January 2016
About Society for Women’s Action and Training Initiative:
Society for Women’s Action and Training initiatives is a Gujarat based organization that works primarily on the issue of Violence against Women. We are currently recruiting young social work fresher’s or experienced people (five years) to join an exciting project to be implemented in surendranagar and patan district of Gujarat.