Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) recruitment  2015 – 03 Vacancy – Counsellor – Master Degree in Counselling or Clinical Psychology

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) has issued a recruitment notification for the recruitment of  Counsellor through recruitment notification. Candidates who have completed Master Degree in Counselling or Clinical Psychology can apply for the new recruitment  notification from Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)

Eligible candidates can apply online for the Job  Counsellor on or before 04/05/2015. Find more information about the vacancy like Age limit, Selection Process, Qualification, Application fee, How to apply etc can be found below.

Company Name Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)
Vacancy Name  Counsellor
Educational Qualification Any Masters Degree in Counselling or Clinical Psychology
Total No of Vacancy 03 Posts
Salary NA
Job Location Mumbai
Last Date to Apply for this job 04/05/2015
Address for the Job Vacancy Paras Sharma Programme Coordinator  iCALL Psychosocial Helpline,Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai – 400088

Detail of Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)  Counsellor Recruitment:

Applications for post of Counselor at iCALL- Helpline for Psychosocial Counseling (3 Posts) About the helpline: iCALL, with the help of trained counsellors, provides emotional support to individuals in distress. The counsellors actively and supportively listen to individual’s disclosures of emotional distress and provide safe and holding environment for the same. The helpline currently functions on Mondays to Saturdays, from 10.00 a.m. To 10.00 p.m. As part of its expansion plans to seven days a week and eventually twenty-four hours a day, the helpline wishes to inrcrease its team strength. iCALL provides information and referral services to those who are in need. One of the key functions of an effective helpline is to connect individuals to relevant and important knowledge and human service resources. The Helpline maintains a comprehensive database for referral services. The helpline has a nation-wide coverage.

  1. No of post : 03
  2. Job Profile: The candidate shall report directly to the Programme Coordinator at iCALL, and shall be responsible for the following 1. Answering calls and emails, maintaining records, monthly reports of the calls attended on the helpline 2. Being proactive in carrying out publicity and outreach activities for the promotion of the helpline 3. Design training modules and workshops for academic, government and corporate institutions 4. Deliver talks, conduct training, and workshops on topics related to counselling, mental health and psychosocial well-being 5. Write newsletters, fliers, blogs and articles on to help sensitize lay people regarding mental health 6. Develop case-studies, research papers and other works of academic writing on iCALL’s work
  3. Selected candidates will have to undergo rigorous training before they start attending to actual calls. Counselling will be a supervised activity whereby an opportunity to learn and upgrade themselves on one hand and to take care of their own mental health issues on the other, will provided on an ongoing basis
  4. Desirous Candidates Must: Possess a Master’s Degree in Counselling or Clinical Psychology. Speak English and Hindi and at least one regional language fluently and possess good writing skillsin English. Be skilled in the use of computers for the purpose of documentation, data analysis and email-based counselling. Have sound knowledge of therapeutic process skills and psychotherapy. Be willing to work in shifts on a weekly rotational basis. Be willing to travel within Mumbai and to different parts of the country to conduct outreach, training, and workshops

Selection Procedure for Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) – Counsellor Post:

  1. Candidates can apply on or before 04/05/2015
  2. No Detailed information about the selection process is mentioned in the recruitment notification

How to apply for Counsellor Vacancy in Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS):

Candidates shall be required to be based permanently in Mumbai for the tenure of their contract The position is for the initial period of one year, and will be extended depending on performance Please note that this is a full-time position. Last date for applications: Interested candidates may please apply with their biodata to by 4 th May 2015. For enquiries, contact: Paras Sharma Programme Coordinator iCALL Psychosocial Helpline,Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai – 400088. Tel. – 022-25525600 email –

Important dates to remember :

Last Date to Apply for this job 04/05/2015

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