Psychosocial counselor/social work

Vacancy Number:PARSA/HRD/20/08
Title: Psychosocial counselor/social work
Duration:8 month
Exp.: 2020-04-04-(1 Week From now)
Jobs no:2
Salary:As per organization salary scale


Organization: PARSA | About PARSA
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:BA in psychology
Work Experience:2 Years

B.A in psychology or social work or certification by MoPH (Ministry of Public Health) preferably to have master degree

Minimum of 2 years relevant experience in mental health or social work area.

Excellent verbal written (Dari Pashto and English).

Excellent interpersonal skills good time management plus organizational skills.

Duties & Responsibilities

Providing case management including psychosocial assessments vocational assessment resident progress reports and assistance with senior citizen family support and ongoing counseling to residents of PARSA Family village.  

Assisting residents of PARSA Family village to re-integrate with society.

Documenting pertinent information and observations on mental health and program participation.

Facilitating resident involvement in decision making.

Facilitating family information and contact when needed.  

Advocating with resident’s with different ministries.

Collaborating with allied community services and government agencies to provide vocation business and literacy training.  

Maintaining relevant records and reporting weekly monthly to the director of the program.

Evaluates client progress toward established goals.

Creates a therapeutic relationship for effective problem solving with client and family. Responds to client/family needs related to adjustment to illness disability or need for long-term care provide individual counseling for psychosocial and mental health issues including trauma and substance abuse.

Documents interventions in client’s record following department standards.

Submission Guideline

Respected Applicants are kindly requested to submit a comprehensive cover letter along with a copy of their updated Curriculum vitae (CV) in pdf to PARSA Afghanistan human resource department email address. Please note that you must include the position title and vacancy number in the subject line of any email in response to this job announcement and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further recruitment process.

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