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Medecins Du Monde - For more than 30 years, Medecins Du Monde, a campaigning medical organisation committed to international solidarity, has been caring for the most vulnerable populations at home and abroad. It has continued to highlight obstacles that exist in accessing health care and has secured sustainable improvements in health-for-all policies. Tho...
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Support the provision of MHPSS services in MdM operational sites (MdM clinics, MOH PHCC)
Based on the Borno state context and in line with MdM overall strategy, he/she will assist the MHPSS technical advisor to implement and suggest adjustments to MdM strategy on MHPSS, in close collaboration with the GBV Technical Advisor, Program Coordinator, Health Coordinator, Emergency Response Coordinator and the medical team in general.
Assist the MHPSS technical advisor to advise the clinic team (specific focus on psychologists and MHPSS counsellors but also social workers) on ensuring the implementation of MHPSS related activities, and appropriate referral mechanisms following guidelines and strategy, through the Health Coordinator.
Assist the MHPSS technical advisor to support the med team, through the Health Coordinator, to ensure smooth incorporation of MHPSS component with training and implementation / follow up of internal referral pathway;
Assist the MHPSS technical advisor to support social workers, through the Health Coordinator and in tight collaboration with the GBV Technical Advisor, to ease internal referral and facilitate links between different services, especially the MHPSS ones;
Assist the MHPSS technical advisor to ensure the quality of MHPSS activities through regular monitoring and technical support of clinic team (specific focus on psychologists and MHPSS counsellors), data collection and management, and provide guidance in case of difficulties.
Working proactively with the MHPSS technical advisor and in close link with the medical team, and other stakeholders to coordinate and implement MHPSS program activities.
Support MHPSS Counsellors to develop and implement mental health and psychosocial support activities; community mobilization, awareness raising, identification of stakeholders, creation of family support group, working on family linkages.
2. Human resource, capacity building / training
3. Reporting, information management, coordination / representation
4. Communication & advocacy
Line manager: MHPSS Technical Advisor
Management under direct supervision: MHPSS Counsellors
Technical links: GBV, SRH/GBV technical advisors, Health, and Program Coordinator, MdM local partner.
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter in one single attachment via email to: email@example.com using the "DEPUTY MHPSS TA Damboa" as subject of the email.
Note: Applications without the correct subject line stated above will not be treated
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