Closing DateJun 15 2021
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The George Institute India
The George Institute, a wholly owned legal not-for-profit Indian research institute, has been conducting research related activities in India since 2002. The George Institute India’s mission mirrors that of the parent organization, namely the discovery and implementation of solutions to chronic and disabling health problems through research, policy development and capacity building.
A number of large-scale projects in population, health systems and clinical research, funded by a diverse group of sponsors, both public and private, are conducted in India. The George Institute India comprises two distinct operating groups: Research and Development, and Infrastructure and Resources. It has two separate offices - in Hyderabad and New Delhi, where the research staff and senior management are based.
Context and Role
The person will be part of a project called ARTEMIS which is a cluster randomized controlled trial on use of technology enabled delivery of mental health care by primary healthcare workers for depression, suicide and stress among adolescents in urban slum communities in two cities of India. The project will be conducted across 2 cities – Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh, and New Delhi in Delhi. At each site it will cover about 30 slum communities.
The project supervisor will be based in the Vijayawada field office.
The role of the project supervisor will be to oversee all the field activities held in the Vijayawada intervention sites.
This position requires the project supervisor to work 6 days a week.
This position reports to Research Fellow based in Hyderabad.
This position will be required to lead and manage the junior project supervisor and a team of field staff in the project locations in Vijayawada.
Duties and Key Responsibilities
The project supervisor would be expected to oversee and lead the following:
As a Team Member:
As a Team Manager:
Work, Health and Safety
How to apply:
Interested candidates should send their resume with full contact details, clearly mentioning the job title < Project Supervisor> in the subject line to email@example.com by the 15 June 2021.
Our big and bold mission to improve the health of millions of people worldwide needs a diverse and innovative team to deliver it. So we foster a dynamic, inclusive and flexible workplace where each individual can bring their best selves to work.
George Institute for Global Health is an equal opportunity employer.
Everyone is encouraged to apply, including people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people with a disability, people of all gender identities and sexual orientations, and mature-aged adults.