NHSRC Recruitment 2024 for Consultant – Mental Health

Are you passionate about mental health advocacy and service provision? Do you have the expertise to contribute to national programs aimed at enhancing mental healthcare? If so, then the National Health Systems Resource Centre (NHSRC) has an exciting opportunity for you!

NHSRC Recruitment 2024: Consultant – Mental Health

The NHSRC, under the Central Mental Health Authority (CMHA), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoH&FW), is seeking applications for the position of Consultant – Mental Health. This role offers a platform to make a significant impact on mental health service delivery at the national level.

Qualifications & Experience

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • A Post Graduate Degree/Diploma in Social Work, Public Health, Psychiatric Social Work, or Psychology.
  • Proficiency in computer skills and Office software.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience post obtaining the Post Graduate degree, working in National Programs administered by the Government at the National/State level.

Job Responsibilities

As a Consultant – Mental Health, you will be responsible for:

ResponsibilitiesDetails
Registering Mental Health EstablishmentsMaintain a register of all mental health establishments, develop norms for quality and service provision.
Supervision & Complaint HandlingAssist in supervising mental health establishments, receive and address complaints about service deficiencies.
Maintaining RegistersMaintain a national register of mental health professionals and publish the list online.
Advisory RoleProvide advice to the Central Government on mental healthcare and services.
Program ParticipationOrganize and participate in various program workshops, review meetings, and expert groups.
Resource PersonContribute as a resource person in conducting central training programs for trainers and specialists.
Other Assigned TasksFulfill any additional responsibilities as assigned by the Reporting Officer/Central Mental Health Authority.

Remuneration & Age Limit

  • Remuneration: Rs. 1,10,000/- per month with a fixed annual increase of 5 percent.
  • Age Limit: Up to 45 years.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are required to fill the online application available on the NHSRC website (http://nhsrcindia.org). Applications will be accepted only in the prescribed online format. The last date for receiving applications is 26th March 2024.

Don’t Miss Out!

This is a remarkable opportunity for individuals passionate about mental health to contribute to national initiatives. If you meet the qualifications and are ready to make a difference, seize this chance to apply and be a part of shaping mental healthcare in India.

Join us in our mission to ensure quality mental health services reach every corner of the nation!

For more information and to apply, visit NHSRC website.

Note: Please refer to the official recruitment notification for detailed eligibility criteria and application instructions.

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