Psychologist, MHPSS, Health and Nutrition, Bhasan Char, HCMP

Job Description

Title: Psychologist, MHPSS, Health and Nutrition, Bhasan Char, HCMP

Company Name: BRAC.

Vacancy: --

Location: Noakhali (Hatiya)

Salary: Negotiable

∎ At least 1 year
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s):NGO, Development Agency

Published: 6 May 2024

∎ B.Sc. in Psychology or relevant subject from any reputed university/institute
∎ B.Sc. in Psychology or relevant subject from any reputed university/institute


Additional Requirements:
∎ Sound understanding and experience of primary healthcare
∎ Knowledge of Humanitarian Principles and SHPERE standards
∎ Knowledge of training design and execution
∎ Good communication skills
∎ Have excellent writing, reporting and analytical skills
∎ Have excellent knowledge and skill in Office applications
∎ Self motivated, result oriented and teamwork
∎ Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) are other pre-requisites
∎ Demonstrated competency to work independently with minimum supervision
∎ Demonstrated skills in clinical planning and decision making
∎ Demonstrated effective skills in leadership, communication, team building and conflict resolution
∎ Ability to work with people of various backgrounds, culture and religion. Ability to work under pressure, be flexible in challenging situation

Responsibilities & Context:
∎ This position is responsible for helping clients address mental health concerns or adjust their behavior & counseling by implementing the group or individual sessions resulting in the best course of treatment for patients.
∎ Conduct individual counseling session to the FDMN’s and field staff.
∎ Training facilitation on MHPSS Community & Psychosocial Volunteers.
∎ Provide supervision to the assigned supervisee
∎ Attend Meeting, provide necessary report and monitoring the field staff.
∎ Provide Psychological First Aid (PFA) services in emergency situations.
∎ Prepare and compile daily/bi-weekly MIS data, weekly report to donor, and bi-weekly 4W report of Inter Agency Standing Committee (IASC) etc.
∎ Prepare MHPSS situational report on MHPSS Services.
∎ Conduct Focus Group Discussion (FGD), Interview Method and documentation etc.
∎ Attend the visitors and donors from national and international agencies to visit centers and, Health center etc.
∎ Arrange meeting with respective focal at Bhasan Char and relevant premises.
∎ Take responsibility of the 24/7 emergency helpline and monitoring
∎ Support in arrange different seminar, workshop, training related to the services.
∎ Ensure the safety of Programme Participants, people who come into contact with the organisation and team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation including sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) to achieve the programme's goals of 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 and encourage others to do so.

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Festival Bonus, Bhasan Char Allowance, Health & Life Insurance, Paternity/ Maternity leave and others as per Organisation policy.

∎ Work at office

Employment Status: Contractual

Job Location: Noakhali (Hatiya)

Read Before Apply:

BRAC believes that everyone we work with including our staff, programme participants, partners, and the communities have the right to be protected from all forms of harm, abuse, neglect, harassment, and exploitation including sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA). We uphold human dignity and inclusion for all, regardless of age, race, religion, gender, disability, ethnic origin, or socio-economic condition. As an equal-opportunity employer, we actively encourage applications from gender-diverse individuals and people with disabilities.

Selected candidates will have to go through a rigorous reference and background checking process which may include police verification.

Company Information:
∎ BRAC 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh

∎ BRAC 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh

Application Deadline: 15 May 2024

Category: NGO/Development