Project Technical Officer (Medical Social Worker) jobs in Chennai - National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis

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  • 2019-05-31

Job Description

Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey is a time bound activity and is crucial for Ending TB in India and is planned to be undertaken on mission mode. High level of commitment is required with a will to work on Sundays & holidays (except, important local holidays). Job requires continuous field work throughout the country in various States/UTs for all posts. Preference will be given to those having working experience in National Health Surveys/ similar activities. Candidates are invited to attend Walk-In Interview / Written Test for the below mentioned posts.at ICMR-National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis, No.1, Mayor Satyamoorthy Road,Chetpet,Chennai-600031.

Essential Qualification : Graduate in social sciences/Social Work/ Sociology / Medical Sociology / Psychology / Anthropology from a recognized university with 5 years’ work experience from a recognized institution. or Master’s degree in social sciences/ Social Work/ Sociology / Medical Sociology / Psychology / Anthropology.

Desirable Qualification : 1. Experience in administering Informed Consent 2. Experience of working in community health programs.

Job Specifications / Responsibilities : 1. Get trained in Protocol of State TB Prevalence Survey, Tamil Nadu as well as SOPs and training manuals. 2. Assist Senior Investigator in training & sensitizations as well as other preparatory activities for the survey. 3. Organize sensitization of local leaders, community representatives and community groups. 4. Ensure participation of community members in Survey. 5. Supervise specifically census enumeration process 6. Address non-participation and manage instances of antipropaganda in positive manner. 7. Establishing coordination and support from local health facilities and authorities for survey activities. 8. Any other job as assigned by Survey PMU.

Upper Age Limit : 30 years.

Website : http://www.nirt.res.in/

Reference Id : http://www.nirt.res.in/pdf/2019/Advt/15052019/TamilNadu%20TB%20Prevalence%20Survey%20.pdf


Key Skills

Industry

Government / Public Services / Defence

Functional Area

Medical / Health Care / Hospitals

Number of Vacancy

5

Last Apply Date

2019-05-31

Education

B.A, B.Sc


About National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis

The following posts are to be filled purely on contract basis for 2 months, in the non-institutional ad-hoc project titled ‘Targeted Intervention to expand and strengthen TB Control in tribal population and Strengthening implementation and operational research under RNTCP in India’ at Gujarat, implemented by this Institute.
Qualification : Graduate in Anthropology / Sociology / Life Sciences /psychology/social work/ medical sociology/ from a recognized University.
Desirable Qualification : Experience of working in Tribal area A degree/diploma in public health or equivalent. Two years experience of working in National TB Programmes or two years experience of working in field based projects.
Age Limit : Not exceeding 35 Years.
Note : This post UR candidate only.

Website:http://www.nirt.res.in/

Reference Id:http://www.nirt.res.in/pdf/2019/Advt/15052019/TamilNadu%20TB%20Prevalence%20Survey%20.pdf

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