Development Counsellor - Adolescent Well Being And Success

Posted By: ETASHA Society


Junior Management

Communication & PR

Livelihood/Skills Development

Job Description

ETASHA Society is hiring for the position of Development Counsellor

ETASHA Society, a Not-for-profit organization, which is focused on preparing adolescents and youth from underprivileged communities for income generation and employment in the future, is looking for a Development Counsellor for an Adolescent Well-being and Success Project in a school in Delhi-NCR.

The core responsibility of the Development Counsellor will be on Skill Development, Confidence Building, Career Guidance and Counselling of School Students. The role involves:

1. Conducting Career Guidance and Life Skills Development Programs:

• Conducting Workshops, Seminars and Training Programs for students and orientation programs and supportive sessions for teachers and parents

• Ensuring high quality training

2. Content Development and updating existing TLM:

• Developing and updating content on Life Skills, Career Guidance and counselling

• Reading extensively and adding to the Careers Library

• Assisting in development of new Life Skills programs and workshops

• Writing anonymous case histories for Funder Reports, Website and Media

3. Counselling and Mentoring students

• In the face-to-face format

• Online through Keh Dalo Helpline

4. Coordinating with schools

a. Getting permissions from school principals and coordinating with School coordinator to schedule Life skills sessions & Career Guidance Workshops as required

b. Ensuring room allocation and availability of school resources required for conducting the sessions

c. Ensuring availability of relevant teaching-learning material

d. Documenting attendance and progress of students, maintaining data and reporting on the outcome of workshops to schools/ NGOs and funders

You are the person we are looking for if you are:

• Passionate about helping adolescents and youth from under-served communities live a productive life with self-respect and dignity.

• Believe that emotional health and well-being are critical to living a productive life

• Compassionate in dealing with people and are an empathetic listener.

• Have experience of Participatory and Interactive Methodologies.

• We pay between Rs.20,000/ – Rs.25,000/- per month, depending upon skills and experience. PF, ESI and other benefits will be available as per rules.

Application Process

Know more about us though our website – and our social media sites. If interested, please email an up-to-date resume to with full details of email id, current address, current salary, 3 references from people familiar with your work and time-frame of joining, if selected.

Location: Gurgaon, Haryana

Eligibility Criteria

Not Specified

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:ETASHA Society
  • About Organization:ETASHA’s programmes are focussed on different segments of the community including adolescents, teachers, women, families, school systems, other Vocational Training Providers and the community at large. We don’t just work on skill-development, but on bringing about a positive mindset change in the individual and in the community for sustained employment and income generation.

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