Gender Project Consultant

Posted By: Solidarity and Action Against The HIV Infection in India (SAATHII)

Chennai,Delhi

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Program Implementation

Diversity

Job Description

SAATHII seeks applications for a short-term consultancy position of Gender Project Consultant.


Qualification and Skills:

---Senior woman researcher with at least 10 years of experience in qualitative research in gender related fields.

---Candidates having additional professional qualifications will get additional weightage.

o Preferably part of WGH movement

o Proven experience in short-term consultancies and delivering quality on time

o Familiarity with cis and trans women’s leadership and advocacy in health issues

o Experience working with a range of stakeholders from Community Health Workers and health policy makers

---Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Hindi.

---Willingness to travel as per project requirement.

---Sound computer skills, including use of Internet, MS Office™ software and other software

---Ability to work independently and as a team player in a complex, multicultural environment.


Roles and Responsibilities:


---Convene the members in a retreat and document the proceedings.

---Work on website creation, social media presence, registration of organization and grant writing

---Conduct/coordinate Webinars

---Engage in Advocacy and policy related activities with different stakeholders and campaigns

---Create chapter strategy, fundraising strategy

---Undertake outreach activities for documenting women leaders in the health sector and men leaders who are allies and to develop lists of women leaders in the health sector and developing an India-specific list.

---Participate in preparing fact sheets on the following:

o Gender analysis of healthcare leadership in India, including medical, nursing and para professionals.

o Challenges faced by frontline women health workers in India

o Factors impacting women’s participation in leadership positions in healthcare in India

---Document data gaps and make recommendations

---Explore barriers and enablers to women’s leadership in health through in-depth interviews and focus groups

---Document barriers and enablers to Community Health Workers (CHW) progressing into leadership, as well as lessons learned from national programs (elected officials).

---Compile secondary data; conduct interviews with CHWs and health policy makers.


Consultancy Fee: Consultancy fee will be commensurate with skills, qualifications, years ‘of experience and current / last pay scale.


To apply:


Please submit a comprehensive CV in English with a supporting cover letter. Please fill-up the mandatory details in the following tabular format in the cover letter:


Name

Age (as on 1st January, 2022)

Highest education qualification

Total work experience

Relevant work experience (as per job requirement)

Present Location

Email ID

Mobile No

Gender

Expected Consultancy Fee (monthly)

Whether able to join immediately or Notice Period

Name of Three Referees (including a current or most recent employer)



Applications should be sent by e-mail to the following addresses, and clearly specify the Position Title and Job Code.


SAATHII seeks qualified and experienced applicants who can work in a multi-cultural environment with diverse teams comprised of people of diverse religious and language backgrounds, sexual orientations and gender identities. SAATHII is a secular institution working to create an environment of zero tolerance for prejudice based on religion, caste/community, gender, sexuality, and gender expression. SAATHII has zero-tolerance towards harassment (whether sexual or non-sexual) or any form of abuse, including – but not limited to – harassment and violence targeted at children and women,

PLHIV, gender non-conforming persons and member of the LGBTIQA+ communities.


The salary will commensurate with the candidates’ skills and experience and aligned with the existing market values.


Qualified applicants who are HIV-affected, women, and/or belonging to sexual/gender minority populations are encouraged to apply.


Email to send applications: jobs_delhi@saathii.org

Job Code must be mentioned in email subject: SAATHII-WGH-GPC-01

Closing date: September 30th, 2022


Please send both CV and Cover letter as attachment. Avoid writing cover letter in email body. Position Title and Job Code must be mentioned in email subject

Eligibility Criteria

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Desired Candidate Profile

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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Solidarity and Action Against The HIV Infection in India (SAATHII)
  • About Organization:Solidarity and Action Against The HIV Infection in India (SAATHII), a registered non-profit organization, was founded with a vision to stabilize and reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS in India and ensure that people living with HIV/AIDS receive un-stigmatized, affordable and quality care, support and treatment. Headquartered in Chennai, it has branch offices at Kolkata and Hyderabad, and field offices at, Bhubaneswar in Odisha, Imphal in Manipur, Jaipur in Rajasthan, Ranchi in Jharkhand, and Nagpur and Mumbai in Maharashtra. SAATHII has zero-tolerance towards harassment (whether sexual or non-sexual) or any form of abuse, including – but not limited to – harassment and violence targeted at children and women, PLHIV, gender non-conforming persons and member of the LGBTIQA+ communities. SAATHII, for its Global Fund supported project, has been providing technical assistance to Private Health Facilities in facilitating scale up of Integrated Counselling and Testing centres’ (ICTC)/ Prevention