GBV Counselor

Job Description

Title: GBV Counselor

Company Name: FH Association (Cox's Bazar)

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Bachelor of Social Science (BSS) in Social work, Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Psychology
∎ Training/Trade Course: Training in AIDS and PMTCT counseling is an added advantage
∎ Skills Required: capacity building skills, Presentation skill

Experience Requirements:
∎ 2 to 4 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Please note: this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time, with or without notice.
∎ Key Result #1: Coordination and teamwork
∎ Participate in any assessments that may be conducted by the organization, GBV sub-sector, and comprehensive humanitarian response in support of adding to the evidence base of practice in the Rohingya refugees’ settings
∎ Represent JRRP in MHPSS Technical Working Group and Task forces, as may be required, upon approval from the Medical Coordinator
∎ Key Result #2: Planning and Capacity building
∎ Participate in documenting gaps, bottlenecks, and challenges, planning, monitoring, and evaluating protection and social work activities in the health facilities and catchment area
∎ Provide technical guidance, on-the-job training, coaching, and mentoring to the health workers team on GBV minimum standards
∎ Track capacity-building needs of staff members and establish to improve counseling skills among health workers at the health facility
∎ Key Result #3: Clinical care, home visits, and referrals
∎ Interview patients and relatives with social needs
∎ Offer counseling, social care, and emotional therapy to patients and other persons.
∎ Carry out home and follow-up visits to patients
∎ Provide social work services with linkages to relevant protection/referral pathways.
∎ GBV Case management
∎ Provided SGBV Counseling services (private and family) to all SGBV survivors, perpetrators
∎ Key Result #4 Monitor and supervision of Volunteers' activity
∎ Regular monitoring and supervision of community-level volunteers
∎ Spot-check and feedback for better improvement

Additional Requirements:
∎ Age 27 to 40 years
∎ Both males and females are allowed to apply
∎ Training and or established experience in counselling with emphasis on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence; case management
∎ Excellent knowledge of Protection and GBV minimum standards and fundamental principles
∎ Person with disability are encouraged to apply

Salary: Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Mobile bill, Weekly 2 holidays, Insurance

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 8 Feb 2023

Company Information:
∎ 1 Feb 2023
∎ FH Association (Cox's Bazar)
∎ Address : The White House, Opposite to Police Lines, Between Bus Station and Dolphin Circle.Koltatoli, Cox's Bazar.
∎ Web :
∎ Business : Food for the Hungry is an International Development agency aiming to end all forms of poverty. In 1972, Food for the Hungry (FH) began working in Bangladesh to end poverty altogether. Since then, FH has focused on community development including livelihoods, micro-lending, health, education, and disaster response resilience. Over 50 years, FH has partnered with Bangladeshi leaders and impoverished communities to create better living conditions.

Category: NGO/Development

: Please read the job description carefully, update your CV and the apply. Any kind of persuasion/reference will be treated as disqualification of the candidate.

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