Manager- District Women
Development Programme (Female only)
Agam was started in 1982 with focus on health and development. It
functions from its own premises at Aundipatty in Theni
District.Much of the work takes place in Theni District and
specific projects are being carried out in other 5 Districts of
Tamilnadu. Arogya Agam works with the most disadvantaged people,
giving priority to women and children – people living with HIV,
tuberculosis and leprosy; Dalits and the most discriminated among
them; Tribals, women in prostitution, transgendered people, sexual
minorities, children at risk and people with disability.
of the position:
the partner women federations in the District and the
implementation of the programme on Domestic Violence in the
coordinate the partner women federations in the District, take up
District level women issues for appropriate interventions.
engage in Women related issues with special reference to Domestic
maintain rapport with all stakeholders including Government
Departments in the District.
and support the women in distress with appropriate interventions.
capacity building, nurturing and monitoring village level
structures to identify and intervene in Domestic Violence issues.
the team and ensure that the project objectives are met with.
likeminded groups and Networks in the State and outside.
programme areas and provide direct support to the team on the
with Civil Society/ Government officials on specific women
progress reports, learning documents and monitoring notes in
need based trainings and awareness.
relevant assignments given by the management time to time.
of the Candidate
degree in Social Sciences or other related disciplines from a
recognized University or institution.
least 5 years of total experience of managing development
projects in which, 3 years experience in working with women
groups and intervening in Women issues.
field experience, especially with the village Panchayats or
people’s institutions viz. SHGs and federations.
understanding of emerging social issues, equity, gender justice,
and domestic violence.
in dealing with women affected by domestic violence and other
forms of violences.
of conducting training and awareness.
command over English and Tamil
give a commitment to work in the project for a minimum of 2
is a regular, full-time position. Interested candidates should be
prepared to relocate to Theni. Single sharing accommodation
within the campus can be considered.
Cost to Organization (CtO) for the Organization budgeted under
the programme is Rs.3,60,000 per annum, but negotiable for the
candidate should be prepared to join at the earliest.
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
interested, please mail your detailed resume with a cover letter
on your suitability for the post to email@example.com
on or before 31st July 2021.
Email id: firstname.lastname@example.org