Technical Operation Officer (MHPSS)

Job Description

Title: Technical Operation Officer (MHPSS)

Company Name: Enroute International Limited

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Completed a Post-graduate studies in psychology or psychiatry with five years of relevant professional experience
∎ Post graduate studies in emergency psychology an asset

Job Context:
∎ Organization: IOM (International Organization for Migration)
∎ Job Location: Willing to work anywhere in Cox`s Bazar

Job Responsibilities:
∎ To contribute to the development of the client strategy in Cox's Bazar for provision of Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Services as per IASC guidelines and community-based approach in MHPSS for refugees and host communities
∎ To participate and when needed to facilitate relevant coordination technical initiatives, including MHPSS WG in Cox's Bazar, other MHPSS subgroups and to build effective relationships with partners from humanitarian sector and government
∎ Identify training needs, areas of improvement in the implementation of the activities to ensure adequate capacity building to client staff and other stakeholders in the priority areas of Ukhiya and Teknaf
∎ To provide technical guidance and facilitation on community-based approaches in MHPSS and focused mental health services through developing a training/supervision programme in coordination with the Government and academia
∎ To design and implement capacity building programme to equip health staff, other humanitarian workers and affected population with the skills to provide minimum response on MHPSS as well to promote a "do no harm" approach.
∎ To contribute to the MHPSS system strengthening efforts to support Government of Bangladesh and other relevant service providers to ensure sustainability and exit strategy of client MHPSS programme in Cox's Bazar
∎ To ensure follow up, refresher sessions and technical supervision for trainees to contribute to sustainability of capacity building initiatives
∎ Ensure at any given time MHPSS program, including its capacity building component is driven by a sound MEAL framework and qualitative and quantitative indicators are always relevant and updated
∎ To maintain appropriate records/database of capacity building initiatives undertaken, and collect information for further analysis and timely reporting
∎ To conduct assessments and analyse the context and propose interventions to enable expansion of both client geographic coverage to the host community in Ukhiya and Teknaf and thematic coverage within the camp sides
∎ If requested, to undertake missions in other key locations of the Country and explore potential to apply the client strategy for system strengthening and provide technical support to direct service providers
∎ To perform and other duties as may be needed and agreed with the MHPSS Officer (Capacity Building Liaison)

Additional Requirements:
∎ Experience in coordination of MHPSS response in humanitarian settings
∎ Experience in psychological and psychotherapeutic interventions in emergencies
∎ Experience in providing services to displaced populations, migrants, refugees or conflict affected populations
∎ Significant experience in providing coaching, and mentoring to national staff and non-specialists
∎ Experience in capacity building activities and curriculum development
∎ Experience and knowledge of UN and international agencies structures is an advantage
∎ Previous experience in international organization is an advantage
∎ Strong oral and written communication and presentations skills in English
∎ Ability to travel up to 90% time
∎ Required Skills: Technical, Accountability, Client Orientation, Communication, Creativity and Initiative, Leadership and Negotiation, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Teamwork, Resource Mobilization.
∎ Required Values & Competencies: Inclusion and respect for diversity, Integrity and transparency, Professionalism, Teamwork, Delivering results, Managing and sharing knowledge, Accountability, Communication, Leadership, Empowering others & building trust, Strategic thinking and vision.

∎ Monthly gross salary for this position is BDT 208340.66

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 26 Nov 2021

Company Information:
∎ 27 Oct 2021
∎ Enroute International Limited
∎ Address : House 257 (2nd floor) | Road 03 (East) | DOHS Baridhara | Dhaka 1212
∎ Web :
∎ Business : A leading consulting firm with certified and an experienced business team working closely with national and international strategic partners. emc is unique to provide a complete solution through managing business growth.

Category: NGO/Development


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