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Vacancy in CEHAT APPI Advancing Health Sector Response to Violence Against Women

Vacancy in CEHAT Advertisement No. 1, 2019 

No. of Positions: 01

Vacancy for the post of middle level to senior level professionals

Location: Mumbai

CEHAT is looking for dynamic senior to middle level researcher to lead its project on “ Advancing Health  Response to Violence Against Women. CEHAT offers an opening to those who are keen to seek a career opportunity in the field of violence and health and have a keen interest in social science research. The 3-year project seeks to work in 6 states including Maharashtra in establishing an evidence-based model for responding to VAW. It builds on CEHAT’s Dilaasa model and seeks to adapt it to the local contexts and regions. Additionally the Ministry of Health and Family welfare (MoHFW) issued guidelines for medico legal care to survivors of sexual violence. The project will seek to advocate for implementation of these protocols in 6 states where it seeks to work.


Post:   Middle to senior level Professional

Posting will be in Mumbai but requires extensive travel across states. All visits are planned visits.


Roles and responsibilities:

  • Lead a team to implement models of interventions in 6 states of India.
  • Train the team and develop a frame work for training, monitoring and documenting implementation of the health sector response to VAW.
  • Adapt and design training materials based on CEHAT’s curricula and WHO clinical and policy guidelines for medical, nursing and counselling professionals so as to provide effective services to VAW
  • Document the implementation and lessons learnt from the project in the form of papers, case studies and reports.

 Qualifications and Experience:

  • Postgraduate in medicine ,  public health, social work, social sciences or in a related field with a strong perspective on the issue of violence against women and research skills
  • Minimum 3 to 5  years of relevant experience in the arena of social science research
  • Excellent  oral and written communication skills and training skills to engage senior medical  professionals on VAW
  • Good skills in research (quantitative and qualitative) & documentation as well as team management
  • Proficient in English , Hindi and Marathi

Remuneration: Remuneration will commensurate with relevant experience and expertise and will be in the range of Rs. 73500/- to Rs. 91500/- per month. 

Application with a cover letter and an up-to- date CV with two references

 Last date for receiving application: 8th February 2019

Interested candidates can send your updated resume on

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