Opportunities for Young People to serve the Ecumenical Movement @ Student Christian Movement of India

Applications are invited for the following posts:

1. Coordinator for Dalit Women Resource Centre
2. Programme Secretary for Mid India region
3. Programme Secretary for Western India region
4. Programme Secretary for North East India Zone II – based in Nagaland


General Criteria for the above posts:

i. Candidates must have a deep Christian Commitment, must be below the age of 30 years and should have a minimum qualification of a degree in any discipline.
ii. Weightage will be given to the candidates with:
… SCM background and involvement
… Good academic background
… Training/Experience in chosen field of activity
… Proven ability in writing and verbal communication
… Proficiency in Hindi/English
… Good Theological perspective
… Basic Computer knowledge
iii. Successful candidate must be prepared to travel widely in India.
iv. The appointment is initially for one year (probation) with possibility of service for maximum period of six years (3+3).

Criteria for Co-ordinator, DWRC:

The same criteria for Study Secretary shall apply and besides that, the candidate should have knowledge about the Dalit & Adivasi Women’s struggles and should have been involved in their movements for transformation & liberation. The candidate should be able to relate to the social movements, academia, faith based movements & with the other student movements. Should be creative in developing & execution of the programme for the centre.

Criteria for Programme Secretary:
Candidates must be committed to work among the students, prepared to travel extensively and motivate students to involve themselves in the struggles of the people. Successful candidate must be prepared be posted in any part of the region/country.

Persons with the above qualifications may apply either by email or post with their curriculum vitae, copies of testimonials as educational record and a passport size photograph, addressed to:

The GENERAL SECRETARY

Student Christian Movement of India
#29, II Cross, CSI Compound, Mission Road, BANGALORE – 560 027.
Phone: +91-80-22223761 /22124717 Fax: 91–80-22215606, Email: scmindia@gmail.com

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About Student Christian Movement of India

STUDENT CHRISTIAN MOVEMENT OF INDIA Contemporizing faith into praxis The Student Christian Movement of India (SCMI), the oldest youth ecumenical organization of University students in India formed in 1912 is marching towards celebrating 100 years of God’s faithfulness with a theme on “Eco-Justice”. SCMI is a students’ movement with Christian ethos which maintains a fellowship of students, teachers and senior friends with commitments to translate Christian Faith into action through contemporizing faith in Jesus Christ by discerning critically the signs of times. Spread across 13 geographical regions, SCMI over the years has been inspiring several students across generations, regions and languages to participate in transforming the Church and society, has been nurturing the values of ecumenism, unity, peace & justice and has been in the mission of shaping young leaders with integrity and commitment. SCMI encourages inclusive partnership of all church traditions, people of all faiths, and varied social, economic and political expressions including other youth ecumenical organizations like YWCA, YMCA, AICUF etc. It is affiliated to the World Student Christian Federation (WSCF), a student federation of several SCMs across the globe for mutual solidarity and networking. SCMI invites you to a wide scope of experiences through fellowship, group dynamics, and live-in experiences with marginalized communities ; we offer you a wide range of learning through Biblical reflection, social analysis and cultural action. COME AND JOIN THE MOVEMENT!
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6 Responses to Opportunities for Young People to serve the Ecumenical Movement @ Student Christian Movement of India

  1. GOURAB DAS says:

    I want to know about SCMI.

  2. I want to join SCM very soon after my graduation.

  3. Charles Theodor Paul says:

    Praise the Lord
    Hello I’m Charles good to hear about SCM INDIA. I would like apply the post of secretary. Previous I worked as general secretary in one christian organisation in Delhi. So please let me know the clear information about the SCM and features of employee.
    Thanking you
    Brother in Christ.

  4. Tunellia Marak says:

    I just want to know that SCMI is only for the young group of people, age below 30 only not for 30 years or above?

    • Hello Tunellia,

      Our apologies for the delay in replying to your question.
      SCMI is a movement representing the student community. If a student wishes to associate with SCMI, he or she can do so by applying for membership in one of the units of SCMI. SCMI has 13 regions and in these 13 regions there are many units. Please let us know which is your region then accordingly you will be able to take membership in one of the units in your region.
      If you would like to apply for vacant posts in SCMI, please read our criteria for the particular post that is vacant. You may visit our website scmindia.org to know more about the vacant post available. If you meet the criteria, you may send your application to scmindia@gmail.com via mail or you may write to the General Secretary, SCMI, #29, 2nd Cross, Mission Road, Bangalore 560027 via post.

      Thank you

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