Refugee Psychological Counselling Officer
• Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;
• Accuracy and professionalism in document production and editing;
• Excellent interpersonal skills; culturally and socially sensitive; ability to work inclusively and collaboratively with a range of partners, including grassroots community members, religious and youth organizations, and authorities at different levels; familiarity with tools and approaches of communications for development;
• Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;
• Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
For more information, please apply here in the different citites: Bucharest, Constanta, Lasi, Suceava, Brasov, Cluj and Galati.
Refugee Psychological Counselling Officer : https://app.unv.org/opportunities/1695445660513536
• Provide psychological support in Ukrainian or Russian to refugees in various settings (refugees integrated centers, blue dots etc.).
• Foster capacity building around MHPSS for WHO staff, partner staff and refugee workers, e.g. community health workers, peer educators, peer counsellors, refugee outreach volunteers.
• Develop training plans for MHPSS, organise and act as resource person in workshops and training both in-service and on the job (coaching).
• In collaboration with Ministry of Health, build basic psychosocial skills among all essential workers responding to crisis response in refugee settings.
• Promote programme evaluation and applied research around MHPSS interventions to enable identification of gaps in service provision and to promote evidence-based programming.
• Promote the use of community-based approaches, including clear involvement of persons of concern (PoC) in MHPSS programmes.
• Ensure regular update and share information within WHO as well as with relevant government, UN and NGO counterparts and donors.
• Perform other related duties as required. Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
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