National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences: (NIMHANS) Applications are invited from the eligible candidates, for filling up the Many following posts on contract basis in the Ministry of Women & Child Development funded project titled “National Initiative & Integrated Resource for Child Protection, Mental Health, and Psychosocial Care”, under Dr. Shekhar Seshadri, Senior Professor, Dept. of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Principal Investigator. Candidates who want to apply for the post can easily apply. Read the details below:

Post Name – Research Officer, Psychiatrist, Thematic Lead and 34 Post Other

Total Post of No. – 34

Post Date – 24/06/2020

Important Dates
  • Start Date of Offline Application – 20/06/2020
  • End Date of Offline Application – 07/07/2020
Age Limit
  • Age – 50 Years

Vacancy Details 

S.NoPost NameTotal PostEducation and Experience
01Accounts/ Administrative Assistant 01a. Bachelor’s degree (BA/B.Com/BCA/BBA)
b. Experience in financial reporting, logistics and administrative management of office spaces.
c. Proficiency with computers, especially MS Office.
d. Good verbal and written communication skills in English. e. Verbal communication skills in Hindi.
02Administrative Coordinator 01a. Bachelor’s degree (BA/B.Com/BCA/BBA)
b. Experience in financial reporting, logistics and administrative management of office spaces.
c. Proficiency with computers, especially MS Office.
d. Ability to plan for and keep track of multiple activities and deadlines.
e. Good verbal and written communication skills in English.
03IT Coordinator 01a. B.E. / B. Tech. in CS / IT, Masters in IT / CS from any recognized University/ Institution
b. 3 years experience in relevant field, such as in enabling Telemedicine and Virtual Knowledge Network Facilities.
04IT Maintenance Officer 01a. B.E. / B. Tech. in IT/ computer science from any recognized University/ Institution
b. 1 year experience in relevant field
05IT Officers 02a. B.E. / B. Tech. in CS / IT, Masters in IT from any recognized University/ Institution b. 2 years experience in relevant field.
06Media Coordinator 01a. Degree in Mass Media and Communication/ Journalism/ Media or related field
b. At least 3 years of experience in as a media coordinator or similar positions.
07Project Officers – Lawyer 03a. Minimum of LLB degree
b. At least 2 years’ experience in directly working with children in juvenile justice system, and/or in Special Courts/ family courts.
08Research Officer 02a. Master’s Degree, in Social Work/ Public Health/ Psychology or LLB
b. Knowledge and skills in quantitative and qualitative research methodologies.
09Psychiatrist 04a. Minimum of MD Psychiatry, preferably with super specialty such as DM, PhD.
b. At least 3 to 6 months clinical experience in child and adolescent psychiatry.
10Project Officers – Clinical Psychologists 06a. Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychologist
b. At least 2 years’ experience in directly working with children in difficult circumstances, in the areas of mental health/ protection/ welfare.
11Project Officers – Social workers Public Mental Health Workers 07a. Master’s Degree, in Social Work, Public Health, Education
b. At least 2 years’ experience in directly working with children in difficult circumstances, in the areas of mental health/ protection/ welfare
12Technical & Operational Lead 01a. Masters Degree (or higher), in Psychology, Social Work, Public Health
b. At least 10 years experience in directly working with children in difficult circumstances, in the areas of mental health/ protection/ welfare
13Thematic Lead04a. Masters Degree (or higher), in Psychology, Social Work, Public Health, Education or LLB (for law/policy thematic head)
b. At least 4 years experience in directly working with children in difficult circumstances, in the areas of mental health/ protection/ welfare

Other Information

How to Apply:  
Eligible candidates fulfilling all criteria may apply by sending the following two documents ONLY to by email to [email protected]:
a. Resume/CV
b. A covering letter explaining eligibility for the position (in accordance with the essential criteria mentioned above)
c. Please do NOT send degree certificates/testimonials or any other document at this stage.
d. In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, all work and related travel will be in accordance with health advisories put out by the Government of India and/or State Governments.
Candidates who apply should invariably mention the Notification No. & Date, Position applied for; email ID, Contact No. & Postal Address, failing which the application will not be considered.

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