Join Our Team!

The Banyan is a non-governmental organisation that exists today because of the passion, drive and unwavering perseverance to improve the lives of the most marginalised in our community.

Our enterprising team comprises of fervent individuals from a variety of professional backgrounds including psychiatry, social work, psychology, project management, administration, finance, human resource management, communications, marketing and fundraising.

We are looking for skilled, motivated and empathetic individuals who are passionate about improving the wellbeing of those from marginalised backgrounds. If you are someone who is hard-working, reliable, innovative, and dream of world where those born into difficult circumstances can be offered the same opportunities as everyone else, The Banyan is the place for you.

Along with a competitive salary and benefits package, our workplace offers several opportunities for individuals to learn and grow in their respective careers, and most importantly play a significant role in making a difference in this world.

Current Vacancies

Location: Emergency Care and Recovery Center, Mogappair

Monthly Salary: ₹ 28,875

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: The Banyan Headquarters, Mogappair

Monthly Salary: Contact Neha for more information

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Emergency Care and Recovery Centre, Mogappair

Monthly Salary: ₹ 15,000 - 18,000

Description: 

We are looking for a dynamic candidate to work as a Case Manager/Residential Social Worker at Adaikalam, an Emergency Care and Recovery Center for homeless women with mental illness. The profile involves:

  • Critical time interventions (rescue) for homeless women with mental illness
  • Clinical social work - interventions to help gain independence in care of self, activities of daily living and improving domains of functionality
  • Case management
  • Individual counselling and problem-solving
  • Facilitating work and engagement Options - within the facility or mainstream
  • Social entitlements facilitation - Identity documents, financial inclusion, pensions and other state welfare schemes
  • Assist in accessing leisure and recreational activities
  • Coordinate human Rights Cell and Legal Aid Services

We are looking to hire early career (0-2 years of experience) postgraduates in Social Work (preferably Medical and Psychiatry) with an exceptional drive to work with people. Proficiency in more than one Indian language may be an added advantage.

The position is residential and located in Chennai.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: ₹15,000.00 to ₹18,000.00 /month

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Emergency Care and Recovery Centre, Mogappair

Monthly Salary: ₹ 15,000 - 20,000

Description:

We are looking for a dynamic candidate to work as a Case Manager (Reintegration and Aftercare) at Adaikalam, an Emergency Care and Recovery Center for homeless women with mental illness. The profile involves:

  • Coordinating the Pre-discharge and Recovery hub
  • Planning and executing interventions to help gain independence in care of self, activities of daily living, gaining mastery over illness, and various other domains of functionality
  • Home Visits and networking to trace families of homeless women with mental illness
  • Reintegration services to help women with mental illness integrate back with their families
  • Family support services
  • Discharge planning for women recovering from mental illness
  • Case management
  • Individual counselling and problem-solving
  • Facilitating work and engagement options - within the facility or mainstream

We are looking to hire early career (0-2 years of experience) postgraduates in Social Work/Social Sciences (Psychology, Sociology, Development studies etc) with an exceptional drive to work with people. Proficiency in more than one Indian language may be an added advantage.

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Emergency Care and Recovery Center, Mogappair

Monthly Salary: ₹ 7000

Vacancies: 3

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: The Shelter for Men, Dooming Kuppam, Santhome

Monthly Salary: ₹ 8000

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Across Urban Mental Health Clinics

Monthly Salary: ₹ 17,000

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Santhome Shelter for Men

Monthly Salary: ₹ 15,000

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Shelter for Men, Santhome

Monthly Salary: ₹ 7000

Vacancies: 2

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: The Shelter for Men, Dooming Kuppam, Santhome

Monthly Salary: ₹ 12,000

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Clustered Group Homes, Kovalam

Monthly Salary: ₹ 8,050

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Clustered Group Homes, Near ECR

Monthly Salary: ₹ 7000

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: The Banyan Health Centre, Kovalam

Monthly Salary: ₹ 7,000

Vacancies: 2

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Rural Mental Health Programme

Monthly Salary: ₹ 14,000

Vacancies: 1

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Near Kovalam Village

Monthly Salary: ₹ 8000

Vacancies: 2

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

Location: Across Projects

Monthly Salary: Please contact Neha for more information

Vacancies: 2

To apply please send your resume to: shobana@thebanyan.org and neha@thebanyan.org

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