• Social Surfing - Miranda House, New Delhi
  • ROUND TABLE MEETING with the PWDVA Action and Advocacy Group
  • Csr Team Celebrating 25k Facebook likes
  • Dr. Ranjana Kumari with dignitaries from five continents on the eve of International Women's Day Celebration in Berlin; March 2015
  • Write With Us. Your Voice, Your Thoughts & Your Ideas
  • Dr. Ranjana Kumari with dignitaries from five continents on the eve of International Women's Day Celebration in Berlin; March 2015
  • Dr. Ranjana Kumari with dignitaries from five continents on the eve of International Women's Day Celebration in Berlin; March 2015
  • Left - Dr. Ranjana Kumari receiving the Lotus Leadership Award in New York | Right - With Pulitzer prize winning journalist and fellow award Honoree Sheryl Wu Dunn
  • Round Table Conference on Women's safety and security in public & private spaces

Job Opportunities

At Centre for Social Research, we value our interns and volunteers for their generous contributions of time, skill, knowledge and spirit. We are always eager to work with dedicated individuals from India and abroad and believe that we can all benefit from a multicultural work environment that provides each of us with a wider perspective on gender issues and women’s rights. In the past, we’ve hosted interns and volunteers from countries including the USA, UK, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Russia, Singapore, Australia and more.

Our interns and volunteers are fluent in English and able to commit three (3) months or longer to the organisation. Hindi language knowledge is a plus, but not a requirement.

While internships are full-time only, volunteers may choose to work on a part-time basis. Positions are available throughout the year and are unpaid. Some interns may be eligible for a small stipend.

Interns should be current or recently graduated Masters or Ph.D students in the fields of social science, sociology, gender studies, political science, development studies or communications.

The counselor should preferably be a Post Graduate in Social Work/ Psychology/ Sociology/ Gender Studies/ Any other Social Science Discipline.

In case a person with above qualification is not available, candidate with a bachelor’s degree in Social Work/ Psychology/ Sociology/ Gender Studies/ Any other Social Science Discipline with a minimum two years work experience may be considered.

A woman candidate will be preferred.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Familiarity with gender issues
  • Ability to provide Counseling and meditation services.
  • Strong communication and mobilization skills.
  • Ability to work in teams, and flexible ways of working.
  • Proficiency in report writing, case study compilation.
  • Overall management capacity to monitor report and guide the team under him/her.
  • Arrange and facilitate gender sensitization trainings

The Assistant Counselor should be educated up to class 12th with good knowledge of the local community and language. The candidate must preferably be from or near the community location. The profile would demand the candidate to assist the counselor in all the centre activities. Aggressive community engagement, field work and mobilization will be expected from the prospective profile holder.

A woman candidate will be preferred.


Interested persons may apply with:
  • CV
  • Covering letter to
  • Writing Sample
Director
Centre for Social Research
2 Nelson Mandela Marg, Vasant Kunj
New Delhi 110 070

Or e-mail at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject title as Application for the Post of Counselor/Assistant Counselor/ Intern

Last date of Application: 25 June 2015

Please note that only short listed candidates will be intimated for interview.