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Social Development Officer

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Job Summary
Experience Required : 5 Years
Location : Mumbai Suburban, Maharashtra, India.
Opening Date : 19 June, 2017
Closing Date : 31 July, 2017
Sector : Development Sector
Functional Area : Social Care / Development
Job Type : Full time
Desired Job Profile
  • SHARE is looking for an experienced, energetic & enthusiastic individual who values working with women towards developing their potential. This position is part of a dynamic team of professionals who work with womens’ cooperatives in the suburbs. The Social Development Officer will be responsible for working with groups of women to develop programs that will improve their lives.
  • The Social Development Officer will individually counsel women as well as work with them in groups. It is an exceptional opportunity for an individual who sincerely wants to provide opportunities to women to change the quality of live of their communities. Our model has no place for charity nor does it have any place for paternalism or autocracy. Superb intercommunication, listening skills needed. Ability to write reports, stories of the women and photograph documentation. Self-starter, able to multi-task, desire to plan successful programs.
  • Must have an innate respect for women artisans and see and value their potential. This is a job that is not only different, but makes a difference to the growth and development of women in India. Good, hardworking and fun working environment and people.

 

Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Meet with and councel individual women to overcome their challenges. To conduct programs that will empower them to think, analyse, broaden their perspctives and improve the quality of their lives. To write their stories, develop social media campaigns that communicate the development of the women and photograph events.

 

Qualifications
  • Education: Graduate or postgraduate qualification in Social Work. A minimum of 5 years (following graduation) of experience gained in a professional environment. Languages Fluency (oral and written) in Hindi and English; Excellent computer skills necessary. Due to the high volume of responses, not all applicants may receive a response. Female applicant preferred.
Minimum Experience
  • A minimum of 5 years (following graduation) of experience gained in a professional environment.

 

Skills
  • Listening, counceling, group programs, writing, photography. This job challenges your skills in Development planning, programme design and planning programs for women of the future. You get a sense of giving back to the society and contributing to a cause through your work, which gives you the satisfaction that few other jobs can provide. You will get an understanding of life in the slums and the wonderful relationships the women have forged.
How to Apply
Contact Details
Company Name : Share
Website : http://www.sharemumbai.com
Contact Person : Pushpika Freitas
Contact Address : 16A, Adarsh Apts, Golibar Road, Santa Cruz (E), Mumbai
Email : pushpika.freitas@gmail.com
Contact Number : 26183385