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Job Announcement

- Mental Health Supervisor -

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Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation.


MSF is advertising for the following position: Mental Health Supervisor

Requirements for the position

Education:

Degree in psycho-social or related field

 

Experience:

Psycho-social counselling experience of at least 2 years

Languages:

Essential: Arabic and English language.

Description

Place of work:

Based in Al Salamah Hospital.

Level:

8

 

Main objectives

 

Participates in the planning, supervision and coordination of mental health / pycho-social related services in the programme in accordance with MSF standards in order to provide the most appropriate mental health support for patients.

 

Main responsibilities and tasks

·         Participates in the planning, organization and coordination of Mental Health activities, in close collaboration with the Mental Health activity manager and other medical team members, in order to ensure an efficient and effective implementation of the resources needed while maintaining high levels of quality in Mental Health MSF programs and activities.

·         Coordinates activities of counselling services with other relevant actors and liaises with the local counterparts (like MoH, WHO, ICRC and NGO) on mental health matters, including referral services.

·         Supervises the daily mental health activities and patient support according to MSF protocols and standards in order to provide the most appropriate support for clients with psycho social needs

·         Liaises with the other MSF team members of the project.

·         Supervises, in close coordination with the HR department, the associated processes (recruitment, training/induction, evaluation, potential detection, development and communication) of the staff under his/her responsibility in order to ensure both the sizing and the amount of knowledge required

·         Oversees the administrative processes associated with psychosocial functioning.

·         When needed, gives psychological support to patients according to MSF protocols to improve mental health conditions of patients and enhance their functionality.

·         Compiles the data and statistic linked with MH activities and report to the MH activity manager

·         Offers clinical counselling supervision to mental health counsellors in collaboration with the Mental Health Activity Manager.

·         Ensures the patient’s related information is kept confidential



INTERESTED APPLICANTS CAN SUBMIT A DETAILED CV AND SUPPORTIVE DOCUMENTS BY MAIL TO THE ADDRESS:

[email protected]

CLEARLY MENTIONING IN THE SUBJECT LINE ¨CV FOR MH-SUPERVISOR ¨, OR

SUBMIT A COPY OF CV AND SUPPORTIVE DOCUMENTS IN A SEALED ENVELOPE  TITLED “CV FOR MH-SUPERVISOR” AT THE MSF OFFICE IN AL SALAMAH

 

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS THE 17TH OF JANUARY 2018, 17:00

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED FOR AN INTERVIEW AND TECHNICAL TEST.

 

For further info about MSF, please visit:

Facebook: MSF HALAB

Website:    http://www.msf-me.org/ar

Short Info

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Category: Medical \ Medical Services
  • Required Gender: Any
  • Post Date: 2018-01-03 12:52:03
  • Deadline: 0 Days Left
  • Posted By: MSF HR Team North Syria