Psychologist Jobs in Ethiopia Medecins Sans Frontieres Spain

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Job Requirements

Accountabilities•            Carrying out evaluation of mental health needs of patients and establishing a diagnosis and a plan of treatment. Informing the patient and his/her relatives about the possible consequences of the illness and the drug treatment to follow and referring patients to other health professionals whenever necessary, in order to provide the most appropriate treatment and improve the patient’s condition•            Implementing the Sexual Gender Based Violence (SGBV) protocol, identifying possible victims of SGBV and referring them to the medical team so that they receive the necessary treatment.

•            Providing psychological support and psychotherapy sessions (individual, family, group) to patients according to MSF protocols in order to improve their mental health conditions

•            Assisting and training staff members and resourceful people whenever necessary in order to

•            enhance the scope of MH activities. Working in close collaboration with translators in order to ensure appropriate terminology and behavior during sessions

•            Collecting statistical and monitoring data about mental health activities

•            Informing the supervisor and the medical team about any issues or problems that may arise related to patients’ treatment in order to provide the best possible solution from a medical perspective

•            Ensuring that all patient information is kept confidential

Requirements

Education: Essential degree or diploma in Psychology

Experience: Essential 2 years’ experience minimum as a Psychologist

Desirable previous experience with MSF or other NGO’s in developing countries

Languages: Mission working language and local language(s) essential.

Knowledge: Desirable computer literacy (word, excel and internet)

Competencies:

•            Results and Quality Orientation

•            Teamwork and Cooperation

•            Behavioural Flexibility

•           Commitment to MSF Principles

Stress Management

 

How to Apply

All applicants should send a CV, cover letter, educational records, work certificates and copy of ID card either by email to msfe-kochere-admin-emerg@barcelona.org OR give in person to MSF Spain, Yirgachefe or Gedeb office. Please indicate the vacancy title on the application.    

Posting date: 26 September 2018

Closing date:  1 October 2018

 

APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED ON ROLLING BASIS and  POSITION COULD BE FILLED BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE .

 

Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.