Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is a deemed university fully
funded by the University Grants Commission, Government of India.
TISS offers over 50 Master’s Degree programmes from its Mumbai,
Tuljapur, Guwahati and Hyderabad Campuses. Masters’ programmes
are offered in a range of socially relevant inter-disciplinary
and group interventions to end violence against women – incl.
Social casework processes, empowerment & behavioural change
facilitation, referrals and pre-& during litigation support
to women & children survivors of violence and their families,
and engaging with men (respondents/.perpetrators of violence) and
with NGO & Governmental Departmental representatives (incl.
Police) in violated women & children’s best interests (i.e.
facilitating multi-agency coordinated response).
awareness-building w.r.t. the programme and capacity-building of
stakeholders of Special Cells for Women programme across the
allotted district in which the Special Cell is functional.
& advocacy on issues of violence against women & girls,
and intervention in situations of violence as experienced and
reported by women, with NGOs & Governmental Departments.
editing reports & compiling data extensively for purposes of
programme documentation, official record etc.
travel across the allotted district, and occasionally across
Maharashtra as per programme requirements of training, exposure
fieldwork, campaigns, regional meetings etc.
should have (a) knowledge of issues of gender & violence
against women and interventions in the district and State, and
(b) prior experience in direct casework and/or intervention work
on women’s issues at the grassroot level.
candidate must have a post-graduate qualification in social work
(M.A. in Social Work/MSW) from Central/Deemed/State-Recognised
University. Preference will be given to those with 2 years’
work experience in social-development sector.
must demonstrate willingness to travel, as and when required
within Maharashtra as per programme requirements detailed in
section on job description below.
and written fluency in Marathi and local languages/dialects is
essential, and working knowledge of English & Hindi and
comfort with the use of computers & Internet is also
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