QUALIFICATION:Post graduate degree in Clinical Psychology
EXPERIENCE: Minimum 2-3 years experience working with adolescent males from vulnerable situations (preferably homeless populations).
Saathi is a registered development organization (since 1997) working with youth living on the streets of Mumbai, India and runaway or abandoned adolescent girls and young women. Saathi also works to meet children and young adults as they arrive via mass transit into the city to prevent their entering and becoming socialized to life on the streets. These efforts include intercepting actual and potential victims of trafficking for sexual exploitation or child labour purposes. The organization addresses the needs of the project participants by meeting their basic physical, mental and emotional requirements while also addressing their rights, Human as well as constitutionally guaranteed, at the individual, policy, and systems implementation levels.
Saathi's project working specifically with adolescent males living on the streets / in process of achieving independent living requires a Counselor to conduct individual sessions as well as group processes with the target population.
LAST DATE OF APPLYING: November 30, 2009