Vacancy in National Law University and Judicial Academy Assam 2018 - [Research Associate Post] @


National Law University
Last Date: 04/01/2019

Centre for Child Rights, National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam is seeking Expressions of Interest (EoI) from qualified candidates for the position of Research Associate. Details of required qualification and eligibility criteria have been provided below.

Name of the Post: Research Associate

Total Post: 02

Essential Qualification:  Master’s Degree in Law/ Social Work/ Psychology or any other Social Science. 

Other Qualification:

1. Three years of working experience in a Child/ Human Rights Organization, with direct experience of working with communities an stakeholder is a must.

2. Knowledge on Child Protection systems and services, with a focus on JJ Act, POCSO Act, PCM Act, CPCR Act, CLPRA Act, ITPA, PLA, IPC, CrPC and Alternative Care is a must. 

3. Proven experience and knowledge of working on at least 2 of the following thematic areas of child rights:
  • Child Education, with a focus on RTE Act, and schemes such as SSA, RMSA, KGBV, etc.;
  • Adolescent Development and Participation (ADAP), with a focus on gender and sexuality;
  • Child Health and Nutrition, with a focus on experience in working within the ICDS programme;
  • Children affected by conflict and natural disasters, with a focus on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Child Protection in Emergencies (CPiE);
  • Mental health with a focus on psychosocial support to children vulnerable and victims of violence and exploitation.

4. Knowledge for various National and International frameworks and schemes related to child rights.

5. Good verbal and non-verbal communication skills in English and Hindi.

6. Having people’s skills, with natural ability and willingness to engage with a variety of stakeholders at various levels;

7. The candidate should be willing to take up regular travel to various districts of Assam and if required, North East and rest of India.

8. The candidate should have good communication skills to be able to build strong and sustainable institutional relationship between NLUJA Assam and concerned agencies and stakeholders;

9. Working knowledge of Internet, MS Office/Excel and other desktops/ mobile based technologies.

10. Should have proven experience of facilitating training, report writing, documenting and presenting PPTs, organizing conferences/ seminars, events, arranging logistics and travel, facilitating visits, etc.

11. Have proven skills of secondary data analysis and data management on social sector programming, with a focus on child rights.

Selection Process: Written Test & Viva voce.

How To Apply: All Applications and EoI (2 Pages Max) will be received online (soft copy). Applications and EoI should be mailed to (CCR@NLUASSAM.AC.IN) by 4th January 2019 by 23:30 IST. Any application received after 23:30 IST will not be entertained. Application Form and EoI should be converted to PDF Format before mailing. 

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