MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHOSOCIAL SUPPORT (MHPSS) SPECIALIST Save the Children International Posted on August 10, 2018 5 - 6 years Other - Iraq Bachelor of Arts(Psychology). Any Nationality Send Me Jobs Like This SEND Alert Set Successfully Opening 01 Job Description EMAIL JOB SEND Email sent successfully. SHARE JOB The role: Provide high-level technical assistance to MHPSS programme staff with technical support from the Regional MHPSS Specialist, lead the setting up and delivery of Iraq MHPSS programs for children, adolescents and youths, and contribute to high quality of proposals and reporting.During the coming 6 months period a focus will be given to the DANIDA proposal QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE Required • Advanced degree in psychology, mental health or other relevant field • Minimum 5 years of experience in MHPSS field • Sound knowledge of protection in humanitarian aid context • Proven capacity to supervise, and coach staff in child protection technical skills and project management • experience of designing and managing major donor projects and understanding of donor compliance • Ability to analyse information, evaluate options, and think and plan strategically • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills including team leading and influencing. • Experience in capacity building and training of local communities, and protect on stakeholders regarding education programming • Ability to write clear and well-argued assessment and project reports • Excellent written and oral communication skills English • Comfortable with high levels of ambiguity and able to take decisions independently in fluid context. • Commitment to Save the Children values and Child Safeguarding. Desired • Language skills in Arabic and/or Kurdish • Previous experience of managing a community center or similar • Experience in representing an organisation in the coordination mechanism in emergency contexts. • Experience in working with refugees and returnees Contract Length: 12 months The Organisation We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard. We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030: • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday • All children learn from a quality basic education and that, • Violence against children is no longer tolerated We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued. Application Information: Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations. A copy of the full role profile can be found at www.savethechildren.net/jobs We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse. Job description: Find out more about this role by downloading the job description here Job description Location: Iraq, Iraq Contract - Full-Time Closing date: Tuesday 21 August 2018 All jobs close at midnight UK time on the date specified Apply Now Know anyone else who might be interested in this job? Why not share it with them? Email Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Company Industry NGO / Social Services / Community Services / Non-Profit Department/Functional Area Administration Keywords Project Management Technical Support Healthcare Selection Project Reports Team Leading Programming Psychology Compliance Supervisor REPORT THIS JOB Disclaimer: Naukrigulf.com is only a platform to bring jobseekers & employers together. Applicants are advised to research the bonafides of the prospective employer independently. We do NOT endorse any requests for money payments and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information.We also recommend you visit Security Advice for more information. If you suspect any fraud or malpractice, email us at email@example.com People also searched for Support Specialist Jobs Administration Jobs Capacity Building Jobs Project Management Jobs Team Leading Jobs Project Reports Jobs Communication Skills Jobs Save the Children International View Contact Details Contact Name/ Designation: - Website https://www.savethechildren.net/jobs/job-details/5688 Additional Information Required Employer has requested some additional information along with your application for this job Cancel Login to Naukrigulf Continue using GOOGLE FACEBOOK All your activity will remain private or Forgot Password?