Psychologist (Female )

Job Description

Title: Psychologist (Female )

Company Name: MSF Belgium (Medecins Sans Frontieres / Doctors Without Borders)

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Bachelor degree in any discipline

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 2 year(s)
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following area(s): 2 years experience in relevant area

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Main purpose:
∎ Providing psychological support to patients according to MSF principles, standards and procedures in order to improve the patients' mental health.
∎ Accountibilities:
∎ Carrying out evaluation of mental health needs of patients and establishing a diagnosis and a plan of treatment. Informing the patient and his/her relatives about the possible consequences of the illness and the drug treatment to follow and referring patients to other health professionals whenever necessary, in order to provide the most appropriate treatment and improve the patient's condition
∎ Implementing the Sexual Gender Based Violence (SGBV) protocol, identifying possible victims of SGBV and referring them to the medical team so that they receive the necessary treatment.
∎ Providing psychological support and psychotherapy sessions (individual, family, group) to patients according to MSF protocols in order to improve their mental health conditions
∎ Assisting and training staff members and resourceful people whenever necessary in order to enhance the scope of MH activities. Working in close collaboration with translators in order to ensure appropriate terminology and behavior during sessions
∎ Collecting statistical and monitoring data about mental health activities
∎ Informing the supervisor and the medical team about any issues or problems that may arise related to patients' treatment in order to provide the best possible solution from a medical perspective
∎ Ensuring that all patient information is kept confidential.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Only females are allowed to apply
∎ Person with disability are encouraged to apply

∎ Tk. 70055 (Monthly)
∎ The mentioned amount of salary is before income tax deduction.

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Medical allowance, Weekly 2 holidays
∎ Festival Bonus: 2
∎ 24 days Paid Leave per year.

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 15 Jun 2021

Company Information:
∎ 8 Jun 2021
∎ MSF Belgium (Medecins Sans Frontieres / Doctors Without Borders)
∎ Address : 1754,ARISTA VILLA,Beside Patabari Temple,Ukhiya, Cox's Bazar
∎ Web :
∎ Business : Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is an international medical humanitarian organization working in many countries worldwide. MSF has been working in Bangladesh since 1992. MSF was awarded the prestigious `Nobel Peace Prize` in 1999 for its pioneering humanitarian activities since 1971 in several continents.

Category: NGO/Development

: Photograph must be enclosed with resume. No hardcopy is allowed.