Consultant State Coordinator: Developing a Framework for Child Protection Workforce Development and Case Management in India

Global Social Service Workforce Alliance for UNICEF India

The Child Protection Section of UNICEF India has engaged the Global Social Service Workforce Alliance (hereafter referred to as ‘the Alliance’) to map and undertake a comprehensive HR (human resources) and capacity gap assessment of the existing child protection workforce in five states in India, and then propose a framework for strengthening this workforce informed by the above, with special emphasis on case management.

The purposes of this project are to:

1. Carry out a workforce mapping, and HR and capacity gap assessment, in five states

2. Develop a comprehensive strategy for workforce development along with an implementation roadmap

3. Develop training modules on case management for key child protection cadres in coordination with the Government of India MCWD and State Government departments, building on existing training processes.

The GSSWA is seeking Consultant State Coordinators to work as part of the Alliance national consultancy team for this project. The application deadline is 18 January 2021.