District Resource Person

Posted By: Rural Development Society


Junior Management

Program Implementation

Rural and Urban Development

Job Description

Education and Experience:-

• She/he should be a Post graduate in any discipline of Social Sciences preferably with 1 year experience at district level programmes related to health, livelihood programmes, rural development, microfinance and HIV/AIDS programmes.

• Graduate in any discipline of Social Sciences subject with minimum three years’ experience in development / health sector at district level programmes related to health, livelihood programmes, rural development, microfinance and HIV/AIDS programmes.

Knowledge and skills:-

• Familiarly with government health policies and programmes strong communication skills.

• Ability to work in small teams and flexible ways of working.

• Proficiency in data analysis, reporting writing, case study compilation.

• At least 10 days in the field visit required.

• Overall management capacity to monitor, report and guide the team under him/her.

Functions/Key Results Expected:-

• Ovar all responsibility of the programme in the district.

• Supervise works delegated to other member of the team and mentor them.

• Facilitate recruitment of staffs as per the Guidelines in case of vacancies.

• Development of district implementation plan and ensure approval by competent authorities.

• Monitor the implementation of district plan and submit progress reports as per requirement.

• Ensure training of all staffs when they join and training by SACS

• Make field visits, meet and coordinate with stakeholders at district and block level to address issues related to implementation of the scheme.

• Support SACS/DAPCU/DISHA in implementing various activities such as Condom Programme, Folk Media Activities, Mass Media campaigns, Health camps etc.

• Work with various government departments ensuring that the target groups are enrolled, receiving necessary services if they are eligible.

• Play key role in advocacy at all levels against stigma and discrimination.

• Compile reports and ensure analysis by M&E assistant for prpgrammatic gaps.

• Submit programme and finalcial reports on time to SACS/DAPCU/DISHA or any other agency.

Location: Barasat, West Bengal

Eligibility Criteria

Not Specified

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Rural Development Society
  • About Organization:Location: North 24 Paraganas, West Bengal The most ambitious mission of the organization is to strengthen the struggles of rural, poor, oppressed, exploited people of under privileged backward communities for their empowerment and survival by developing alternative means of livelihood with full access to education, health care, shelter, safe drinking water and sanitation, income generating facilities, gender equity, availability of basic human rights and self help initiatives. The RDS visualizes an egalitarian civil society free from exploitation, oppression that involves all section of people irrespective of caste creed religion in the holistic development of the people, for the people, by the people.

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