Counsellor - Personal Safety Education

Posted By: ARPAN

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Children/Youth and Volunteering

Job Description

JOB SPECIFICATION: Department: Services Proposed Immediate Superior: Coordinator, Psychotherapeutic Services 1. Context Provide direct psychotherapeutic services in capacity of counselor. 2. Organogram Coordinator Psychotherapeutic Services | Counsellor- Personal Safety programme 3. Key Objectives of the Job Provide counselling to children and family members and conduct trainings. 4. Major Deliverables The major responsibilities are: - Provide counselling services to children and family members - Maintain the client data base and documentation of all cases in the organizational formats and submit weekly/ monthly updates to the Coordinator. - Conduct awareness sessions and trainings on the issue as well as TOTs and other trainings organized/ conducted by Apran. 5. Job Challenge To be able to reflect on field realities, challenges and movements specific to interventions on the issue of CSA and work towards mitigating concerns as soon as they crop up. To continuously bring these to the

Desired Candidate Profile

Post Graduation - Post Graduate-Other

Desired Experience Minimum 2 years of experience in direct interventions with children and counselling. Should be a stickler for detail and process adherence. Educational Qualification Diploma in Counselling/ B.Ed/ social workers. Knowledge of spoken Marathi is essential.

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:ARPAN
  • About Organization:Arpan is an award winning organization working hard to address the issue of child sexual abuse in India. Based in Mumbai, Arpan is the largest NGO in India in this specific area with over 60 social workers and counselors providing prevention and intervention services to children and adults. Over the last 8 years Arpan has reached out to over 1,39,000 children and adults directly through its services and over 5,27,000 indirectly through training and capacity building of various stakeholders and public and policy advocacy. Arpan's key project is teaching children personal safety skills in schools so that they can identify and seek help in an unsafe situation. Arpan also empowers teachers, parents with knowledge, attitude and skills to prevent and deal with child sexual abuse. Arpan aspires to reach out to millions of more children and adults to safeguard the innocent and vulnerable children and hopes to scale by building new engagement models with schools around the country.