Job Title: District Lead- Sikkim
to: State Lead – Sikkim
Project Name: The Birds and
Bees Talk Program
Location: Imphal, Manipur
of Contact with Children: Sporadic or occasional contact with
The position holder shall be responsible to adhere &
work within the ambit of Plan India’s Child Protection &
Gender Equality Policies.
ABOUT PLAN INDIA:
India, a member of Plan International Federation, is a nationally
registered independent child development organization committed to
creating a lasting impact in the lives of vulnerable and excluded
children, their families and communities. For over 35 years, Plan
India and its partners have improved the lives of millions of
children by providing them access to protection, basic education,
proper healthcare, a healthy environment, livelihood opportunities
and participation in decisions which affect their lives. Plan
India has a long term presence in ten states. During July 2015-
June 2020, Plan India aims to reach two million children and youth
through grassroots programmes and five million children and youth
through evidence based advocacy initiatives.
The Durex led The Birds and Bees Talk
program has developed an innovative, engaging curriculum designed
to address the information gap around Young people’s
Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights to provide them with a
comprehensive life skills curriculum that addresses Power,
Protection and Pleasure. The project aims to use an affirmative
approach to sexuality education as part of essential life skills
and holistic development to equip adolescents with the right
knowledge, skills, attitudes and values.
- Empower Adolescents with critical lifesaving
information that promotes healthy behaviors to grow into
responsible, Healthy Adults.
- Equip students with essential
life skills, knowledge, attitude, and values.
Outcome: Knowledge, Awareness and Behavioral outcomes:
Improved Knowledge and Awareness about sexual health, sexual risk
behavior, gender equality and Diversity.
improvement in self-confidence, self-awareness, social skills.
Improved Health outcomes among Adolescents through Behavioral
- Equip students with essential life skills,
knowledge, attitude, and values.
District Coordinator will be responsible for overall
implementation of the activities at the district level through
establishing a sound Coordination among various departments and
SCOPE OF WORK:
Responsibilities are listed below:
• Overall responsible
for quality implementation of programme in district.
the team members and provide supportive supervision.
Provide hands on support for quality implementation of program at
• Develop Monthly, Quarterly and Annual
work plan and ensure the implementation as per the plan
Manage and supervise the project team for smooth implementation of
• Participate in State and district level
meetings & workshops and share the programme updates with the
• Identify obstructions through regular
field visits using checklists and finding solutions
Planning and conduction of TOT at district level
implementation of field activities at district level.
Monitoring and Supportive supervision to school teachers and field
staff for school sessions/ digital sessions
with media person for visibility of project at district, block and
• Conduction of extracurricular activities
with school children to make the learning enjoyable.
Planning and conduction of Special Days Celebration as per the
state and community culture.
• Facilitate the process of
Community-based activity through active involvement of government
officials, NGOs youth clubs, schools, colleges, etc.
Organize the monthly meeting with project staff and build their
• Capacity building of project staff through
regular sessions in meeting and through demonstration for delivery
of quality services.
• Reporting for monthly, quarterly and
annual reports and submission in timely manner
• Support in
providing best practices, case studies related to program on
• Advocacy and liaison with
government departments in promoting the project activities and
involve them for program greater participation.
will work in collaborates with: State Lead,State Manager, Project
Manager, Programs Manager, Finance Officer and HR Manager
60% travel time is required to project areas.
functions: Any other specific task assigned by the Plan India
Country Office to achieve the project objectives
Fortnightly report in specified electronic format submitted to the
• Monthly progress report will cover the
activities performed, and the outcomes against planned activities
and indicators, key accomplishments, problems identified and
solutions worked/ proposed
• Preparation of relevant
document of activities specific for effective intervention
including all the information with coverage and snaps
Applicant must Graduate in social
sciences, or related sciences and has 1 to 2 years working
experience.The project requires good planning and organizational
• Must be proficient in reading and writing
English and preferably local languages and have
ability to produce professional reports/documents.
have Coordination skills.
• Must have good writing and
• Must have planning and organizing
• Should have experience working with the
• Should be able to work with the
children, supporting them with counselling expertise.
Should be a team player and worked in a competitive and
• Sensitive to gender issues,
stigma and barriers to social inclusion.
• Willing and able
to travel extensively throughout the project areas.
The key competencies required for this
- Planning and Organizing: Sets clearly defined
objectives; plans activities and projects well in advance and
takes account of possible changing circumstances; identifies and
organizes resources needed to accomplish tasks; manages time
effectively; monitors performance against deadlines and
- Delivering Results and Meeting Individual’s
Expectations: Focuses on individual’s needs and satisfaction;
sets high standards for quality and quantity; monitors and
maintains quality and productivity; works in a systematic,
methodical and orderly way; consistently achieves project goals.
Following Instructions and Procedures: Not unnecessarily
challenging authority; follows procedures and policies; keeps to
schedules; arrives punctually for work and meetings; demonstrates
commitment to PLAN; complies with legal obligations and safety
requirements of the role.
- Relating and Networking:
Establishes good relationships with individuals both internally
and externally; relates well to people at all levels; builds wide
and effective networks of contacts; uses humour appropriately to
bring warmth to relationships with others.
Plan India is an equal opportunity
employer and qualified women candidates are encouraged to apply.
Our policies and procedures reflect our commitment to child rights
and child protection.
HOW TO APPLY?
Please send us
your updated resume along with suitability note in one file (Word
Format only) for the position of “District Lead - Sikkim” at
email@example.com. Please mention ‘”“District
Lead - Sikkim” in the subject line.
Last date for
sending applications is 16 June’21. Only shortlisted candidates
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