I. GENERAL PROFILE
Creative, qualified result oriented professional social worker with 7+3 years of experience in Youth Animation, child empowerment, Social research and organizational development in the human rights perspective. It includes donor service, media advocacy/campaigns. Good program manager with excellent communication and project management skills
II. SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
A. Professional Skill
Project Management: Planning, logical frames, budgeting, fund management, appraisal, impact assessment, data management, handholding, monitoring and evaluation and task management
Leadership and governance: Capacity building, skill building, confidence building, team management and group building
Research Skills: Data collection skills, data analysis skills, writing skills, ability to be reflexive and manoeuvre around philosophical debates
Developing Organization: Strategizing mission and visioning, setting up goal, setting trends and handholding, monitoring and evaluation
Liaison and network: With government agencies, grassroots level organizations and strong knowledge in social networking
Computer skills: Proficient in Microsoft programmes like Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Good knowledge in using project management tools.
Volunteer Management: Planning, volunteer requirement, volunteer recruitment and selection, orientation and training, supervision and evaluation, recognition strategies
Training and Event management: workshop, forums, seminars, camps, cultural events, competitions and effective trainer and facilitator.
Social networking: Creating and managing social networks, blogs and video channels
Innovation and incubation: perspective setting, talent analyses, ambiance to invent, mentoring the process between invention and innovation and atmosphere to incubate
B. Educational qualification:
Master of Arts in Social Work: Specialization in Community Development, Loyola College, Chennai, (2002 - 2004).
Bachelor of Arts in History: Loyola College, Chennai. (1999 - 2002).
Diploma in Computer Application: LIBA, Loyola College, Chennai (1998 – 1999).
Certificate Course in Family Therapy: Dept. of Social Work, Loyola College, Chennai (2003 - 2004).
Certificate Course in PRA: (Participatory Rural Appraisal), Dept. of Social Work, Loyola College, Chennai, and (2003 - 2004).
C. Professional Positions:
YCS / YSM: National Team Member. (1993 - 1994)
AICUF: National Co-Convener and Editorial board “THE RALLY” (2001 - 2002)
Personal: Convener of Student Rights Forum. (2002 - 2004)
Office Bearer: Vihara and INCUBE (At present)