Information Officer and Counselor; Migration Programme (Contractual)

Job Description

Title: Information Officer and Counselor; Migration Programme (Contractual)

Company Name: BRAC

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Anywhere in Bangladesh

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Bachelors/Masters in Psychology/Clinical Psychology/Social Welfare/Social Work from any recognised university with minimum 2nd division/class or equivalent GPA/CGPA in all academic examinations.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 2 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Provide counseling services to the migrants at the airport level.
∎ Provide emergency support to the returnees, refer them to different service providing agencies and document their cases for further references.
∎ Develop a counseling plan of Information Centre as per the monthly target.
∎ Prepare monthly and quarterly training and counseling report for Information Centre.
∎ Provide counseling to the returnee migrant workers and their family members.
∎ Refer migrant workers for trauma counseling and medical treatment support.
∎ Participate in supervision session to become more expert on counselling issues.
∎ Undertake case management and documentation activities for the Information Centre.
∎ Maintain coordination among different DRSC counselors regarding their services.
∎ Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the programme's goals on safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment.
∎ Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action.
∎ Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Minimum 02 years of work experience in counseling, training facilitation and orientation at community level of Bangladesh is required.
∎ Additional Requirements:
∎ Firm knowledge on psycho-social reintegration, mental health, mental disorder and psycho-social counseling
∎ Knowledge on migration, labor trafficking & returnee and re-integration issues
∎ Basic Knowledge on Information and Communication and its procedure etc.
∎ Proficiency in psycho-social counseling, family counseling, emergency support procedure, training facilitation and management
∎ Good communication, administration and field operation skills
∎ Sound reporting and documentation skills

Salary: Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Festival Bonus, Health and Life Insurance and others

Application Deadline: 4 Jul 2020

Company Information:
∎ 28 Jun 2020

Category: NGO/Development

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