Title: Psychosocial Counsellor
Company Name: Centre for Disability in Development (CDD)
Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Teknaf, Ukhia)
Employment Status: Full-time
∎ Bachelor or Master degree in Psychology from reputed university
∎ The Centre for Disability in Development (CDD) is a not for profit organization established in 1996 to develop a more inclusive society for persons with disabilities. CDD simultaneously builds technical capacities of the development stakeholders and the communities in how to be more inclusive whilst also enabling persons with a disability to participate in society by strengthening their leadership and providing them with essential rehabilitation and other supports.
∎ CDD is one of the most renowned organizations in the field of disability-inclusive development. CDD`s work in Bangladesh is supported by international and national donor agencies/development partners. CDD offers an inclusive, amicable, and respectable work environment.
∎ The Ramon Magsaysay Award (Asian version of the Noble prize) has been awarded to its Executive Director in 2010. In 2018, CDD was recognized by the Government of Bangladesh as one of the best organizations working on disability and development issues.
∎ CDD is now accepting application for the project of `Inclusive Specialized Services for Vulnerable Persons including Persons with Disabilities in Cox`s Bazar Rohingya Camps and Host Communities (Phase 2)` supported by Humanity & Inclusion (HI).
∎ Work with Rohingya refugee and Host Communities people through mobile van and HBR (individuals, groups and communities) to improve mental health
∎ Encourage Host Communities people to discuss emotions and experiences
∎ Examine issues including substance abuse, aging, bullying, anger management, careers, depression, relationships, LGBTQ issues, self-image, stress and suicide
∎ Help Host Communities people define goals, plan action and gain insight
∎ Refer Client to psychologists and other services
∎ Take a holistic (mind and body) approach to mental health care
∎ Documentation of client files and other related information about service delivery.
∎ You will also perform additional work according to the projects need and as being assigned by the CDD authority.
∎ Experience on group and individual counselling
∎ Person with disability are encouraged to apply
Salary: Tk. 66000 (Monthly)
Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ T/A, Weekly 2 holidays
∎ Prorata basis festival bonus
Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.
Application Deadline: 23 Sep 2022
∎ 15 Sep 2022
∎ Centre for Disability in Development (CDD)
∎ Address : A-18/6, Genda, Savar, Dhaka-1340
∎ Web : www.cdd.org.bd
∎ Business : The Centre for Disability in Development (CDD) is a not for profit organization established in 1996 to develop a more inclusive society for persons with a disability. CDD`s mission is to address this by simultaneously educating the community in how to be more inclusive whilst also enabling persons with a disability to participate in society by providing them with essential supports. In this way persons with disabilities can be given the same rights, freedoms, dignity and quality of life as everyone else. CDD respects rights and dignity of all human beings including children, women and persons with disabilities . All staff members of CDD must sign a Child safeguarding Code of Conduct.