Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is one of the fastest growing multi-campus, multi-disciplinary Universities in India, with a total of 17,000 students, 1700 faculty members, more than 200 funded research projects, about 20 centers of international excellence in various fields, and active ongoing international collaborative activities with more than 30 eminent universities in America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. It is the only private university in Tamil Nadu and Kerala, to be ranked in the top A Category by the Ministry of Human Resources and Development of India, and is the youngest university to be awarded the top A grade by national accreditation agencies.

The Department of Social Work, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, invites application for the post of Training Manager for the Capacity Building Programme for the National Action Plan for Drug Demand Reduction (Purely temporary and consolidated Basis).

Education &Qualification

PG - Social Science / Management/Engineering


At least 3 years of relevant professional work experience in the design, planning and/or implementation of Capacity Building Programme and experience in development and social sector. (Speaks, reads and write fluently in Tamil and English)

Duration: November 2019 to March 2020

Salary per month (fixed and consolidated): Rs. 20,000/- (Per Month) Consolidated

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Take complete ownership of end – to- end strategizing, planning and supervision of every program.
  • Create concept notes, strategic notes and proposal for intervention
  • Monitor the impact of interventions by preparing a monitoring toolkit for each intervention and impact evaluation.
  • Design tools for research studies
  • Engage with key stakeholders periodically
  • Engage productively with members of the Think Tank and convene periodic meetings with them.
  • Recording and preparing Documents and reports of the Training.
  • Financial Management – oversee the submission of accounts and submission of the Utilization Certificate in time.
  • Submit monthly reports summarizing activities and goals achieved.
  • Language fluency in Tamil and English to prepare the documents and training manual.
  • Strictly adherence to Work Discipline in the workplace as well as in the training progammes.
  • Coordinating with the Government Officers regarding the training programme.
  • Coordinating with Project Director in all the aspects of project work.

Note: No DA & TA will be provided for attending the interview

Last Date to Apply: October 31, 2019


Number of positions: 
Contact Details: 

Dr. P. Rangasami, Chairperson
Department of Social Work Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham,
Amrita Nagar (Po) Ettimdai,
Coimbatore – 641 112, Tamil Nadu
0422- 2685000

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