PSS Assistant

Job Description

Title: PSS Assistant

Company Name: World Vision Bangladesh - Cox's Bazar Special Zone

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Ukhia)

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Bachelor's degree preferably in any discipline preferably in Social science/Social work / Psychology
∎ Post graduate degree

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 1 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Document and provide professional psychosocial, PM+ and confidential services to survivors of GBV, grounded in IASC Guideline on, survivor-centered approach.
∎ Facilitate access by sexual assault survivors access to clinical care at the nearest facility
∎ Ethically and confidentially document client information through accurate filling of intake forms and ensure confidential and safe storage
∎ Support the maintenance of the IASC MHPSS/PM+ and if needed case management system by maintaining client confidentiality
∎ Regularly update the GBVIMS data base with information collected in the intake forms during case assessment and action plan.
∎ Make timely consent based interagency referrals for survivors in need of other services and follow-up
∎ Participate in the interagency MHPSS/PM+ review meetings as need be
∎ Follow-up with service providers, community based support groups and the survivors themselves to ensure GBV survivors receive timely support
∎ Coordinate discrete home visits by the outreach volunteers that minimize potential risks to survivors and the involved staff in consultation with the psychologist
∎ Strengthen and maintain networks with community leaders, women leaders, service providers and camp management to ensure that survivors receive compassionate support from the community
∎ Participate in psychosocial assessment of women registering for women center activities and support the women empowerment supervisor to run group therapy and psycho education activities at the women center
∎ Participate in interpretation of the analyzed data on MHPSS and GBV reporting trends to inform intervention areas
∎ Participate in the development of MHPSS/case management monitoring systems and ensure consistent use and application
∎ Participate in preparation of relevant reports regarding case management services

Additional Requirements:
∎ Clear Understanding on the issues project has to work on.
∎ Knowledge on current development and emergence issues
∎ Good conceptual and practical skill to provide PSS and counselling for the vulnerable people
∎ Good knowledge and skills in Problem Management Plus
∎ Baseline survey, Evaluation and Monitoring process and tools.
∎ Good facilitation skill of Training, Seminar and Advocacy programs.
∎ Proven working experience with the fragile context
∎ Good communication and networking skill
∎ Chittagong/Rohingya language skills will be taken into consideration. Good command in English & Bengali, both written and verbal.
∎ Decision making and conflict resolution skills
∎ Competent in using MS Word, MS Excel and PowerPoint presentation
∎ Ability to work under stressful condition and adaptive to local culture and situation
∎ World Vision is committed to first do no harm to children or adult beneficiaries, to respect the rights of all beneficiaries, and to uphold the best interests of children as a primary consideration in all actions and decisions; accordingly all the recruits will go through specific checks and compliance procedures in accordance to its Child and Adult Safeguarding Policy.
∎ World Vision Bangladesh has zero tolerance towards incidents of violence or abuse against children or adults, including sexual exploitation or abuse, committed either by employees or others affiliated with our work. World Vision Bangladesh as Child Safe Organization discourages anyone to apply with prior record of conviction related with child neglect, abuse and exploitation.

Salary: Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Medical allowance, Weekly 2 holidays, Mobile bill, Insurance
∎ Festival Bonus: 1

Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 26 Sep 2021

Company Information:
∎ 22 Sep 2021
∎ World Vision Bangladesh - Cox's Bazar Special Zone
∎ Address : Abedin Tower (2nd floor), 35 Kemal Ataturk Avenue, Banani, Dhaka - 1213, P.O. Box: 9071 Hotel Bay Marina, (1st Floor) Plot# 61, Block # B, PWD Residential Area, 4700 Cox's Bazar
∎ Web : http://www.wvi.org/bangladesh

Category: NGO/Development

: World Vision is committed to first do no harm to children or adult beneficiaries, to respect the rights of all beneficiaries, and to uphold the best interests of children as a primary consideration in all actions and decisions; accordingly all the recruits will go through specific checks and compliance procedures in accordance to its Child and Adult Safeguarding Policy. World Vision Bangladesh has zero tolerance towards incidents of violence or abuse against children or adults, including sexual exploitation or abuse, committed either by employees or others affiliated with our work. World Vision Bangladesh as Child Safe Organization discourages anyone to apply with prior record of conviction related with child neglect, abuse and exploitation.Any personal persuasion will result in disqualification.Please don't send hard copy CV.Only short-listed candidates will be called for interview.Women are highly encouraged to apply.*Photograph must be enclosed with the resume.