Research Assistant

  • Location: Mehsana
  • Project: SPIRIT

Applications closed.

Qualifications & skills

Essential

  • Graduate degree in Public Health/ Social Work/ Psychology/ Sociology
  • Experience in community engagement, participatory research, and community mobilisation
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills in Gujarati and English
  • Willingness to travel extensively to study sites for project implementation, throughout the course of employment
  • Expertise in MS-Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

Desirable

  • Experience in community-based mental health projects/ public health projects focussing on women/ marginalised communities/ vulnerable populations

Responsibilities

  • Local capacity building, enhancing reach of the project interventions within the community through training, meetings & group discussions with different stakeholders
  • To coordinate with relevant stakeholders for implementation of the project
  • To support the field team with their workplan
  • Documentation & reporting of the various project related activities

Duration

The initial contract will be for 1 year and may be extended based on the progress of the project.

The deadline for applications is: 24 October 2021.