Psycho-social Support (PSS) Provider (Male or Female)

Vacancy Number:PU-AMI/JAL/HR/001169
Title: Psycho-social Support (PSS) Provider (Male or Female)
Category:Other Organization
Duration:4 months Only
Exp.: 2020-04-06-(5 Days From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:as per organization salary scale


Organization: PU-AMI | About PU-AMI
City: Nangarhar
Country: AF


Education:Degree/Certificate in psychology counseling social work nursing or other related fields
Work Experience:Experience in working as a counselor or ability to Years

Qualification/ Requirements تحصیلات و شرایط لازمه

Degree/Certificate in psychology counseling social work nursing or other related fields

Experience in working as a counselor or ability to be an empathetic counselor

Fluent in Pashtu and Dari languages written and spoken.

Working knowledge of English is highly desired.

Knowledge of local areas and community structures and prior experience in working in community social/field works

Able to work in a stressful environment and move around with the Mobile Health Team

Good team player

دکارورځی: د شنبی څخه تر پنجشنبی پوری

دکارساعتونه : د سهار د اتو څخه تر ماسپښین دری نیمو پوری

Duties & Responsibilities

General Responsibilities                                                                   

Provide psycho-social support and psychological first aid to survivors who have experienced war trauma torture gender based violence GBV and when necessary to survivors of natural disasters.

Provide screening and assessment on psychological trauma.

Sensitize problem solve dialogue and mediate with the wider population about  issues of war torture trauma and GBV.

Become proficient with PU-AMI data collection tools conduct and submit screening and assessments and PSS providing reports in a timely and accurate matter.

Work closely with the database staff to ensure quality reporting.

Data entry of collected information from the field.

Ensure all work with clients is confidential and that ethical practices are observed in culturally appropriate way especially with respect to gender sensitivities.

Perform community awareness on trauma and psychosocial support.

Refer patients when needed to more specialized services.

Engage in self-care through supervision debriefings and other shared sessions.

Attend all PSS/PFA related trainings given by PU-AMI.

PSS provider should follow up the cases when there is need.

S/he should develop action plan for the follow up patients

S/he should fill the necessary documents to ensure quality reporting

Attend the weekly MHPSS supervision/ on job training meeting.

Assist with any other related activities as deemed necessary by the expatriate MHPSS advisor.

Submission Guideline

Please note while sending your C.V & Cover letter mention the vacancy number and position in the subject list of your email application received after the closing date and without subject list will not be taken in consideration.

The interested candidates have to submit their soft copies of application & C.Vs only by email & there is no need of educational and other documents to attach.

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Note: Only short listed candidates whose application responds to the above criteria will be contacted & local applicants from the same province are encouraged to apply and will be given priority.

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