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International Committee of the Red Cross

Job Summary

: N/A
Job Nature
: Contractual
: Any
: At least 3 year(s)
: Both
Job Location
: Cox's Bazar
Salary Range
: Not mentioned
: Oct 31, 2018
: Nov 12, 2018

Job Context

  • Department: Health
  • Starting date: As soon as possible

Job Description / Responsibility

  • Management tasks
  • Develops, implements and follows up on MHPSS activities at local and regional level together with the MHPSS delegate,ensuring adherence to ICRC procedures e.g. field trip planning, reporting, maintenance of databases
  • Maintains regular communication with the Health team, providing data and programme updates.
  • Develops and maintains contacts with health authorities, academia, technical advisers from other organizations, etc.
  • Technical tasks: (in close collaboration with the MHPSS delegate
  • Complying with ICRC standards, sets up culturally and context-appropriate monitoring and evaluation tools and ensures regular data collection.
  • Trains and supports MHPSS staff from the ICRC and other organizations/partners/teams as per the programme strategy.
  • Contributes to the regular update of the Psychological Baseline file -scoring, coding, analysis and reporting
  • Organizes referral of beneficiaries and performs case follow-up in collaboration with our partners.
  • Creates and maintains direct links with MHPSS programme beneficiaries.

Job Nature


Educational Requirements

  • University degree in psychiatry, psychology or clinical counselling.

Experience Requirements

At least 3 year(s)

Job Requirements

  • Fluent command of English as well as Bangla and Chittagonian / Rohingya
  • Computer proficiency (desirable).
  • 3 years overall prior professional experience.
  • Previous experience in MHPSS programmes: training and supervision.
  • Clinical and/or psychosocial experience.
  • Experience in managing teams.
  • Humanitarian experience an asset.
  • Red Cross/Red Crescent experience an asset.
  • Ability to work independently, with the capacity to take initiative as and when appropriate
  • Sound analytical skills
  • Ability to work under pressure; and being flexible, open to extra working hours if necessary
  • Adaptability and capacity to integrate changes and to deal with a huge volume of work
  • Ability to exercise discretion and the handling of confidential matters effectively
  • Confirmed capacity to work independently
  • Good team leadership skills
Gender: Both
Age: Any

Job Location

Cox's Bazar

Salary Range

Not mentioned

Other Benefits

  • An open-ended contract with attractive compensation and social benefits.
  • In-house and/or external training.
  • A stimulating and rewarding job in a multicultural organisation with development opportunities.
  • The opportunity to apply your knowledge and experience in an international setting of humanitarian endeavour.

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