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  • Posted: Mar 2, 2021
    Deadline: Mar 8, 2021
  • Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation...
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    Medical Health Supervisor

    Place of Recruitment: NGALA/Gamabru --- Work location: NGALA/Gamabru--- Contract Type: FIXED-TERM.

    Scope of Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

    • Participate in the planning, supervision and coordination of mental health / pycho-social related services in the programme in accordance with MSF standards in order to provide the most appropriate mental health support for patients.
    • Particpate in the planning, organization and coordination of Mental Health activities, in close collaboration with the Mental Health activity manager and other medical team members, in order to ensure an efficient and effective implementation of the resources needed while maintaining high levels of quality in Mental Health MSF programs and activities.
    • Coordinates activities of counseling services with other relevant actors and liaises with the local counterparts (like MoH, WHO, ICRC and NGO) on mental health matters, including referral services.
    • Supervise the daily mental health activities and patient support according to MSF protocols and standards in order to provide the most appropriate support for clients with psycho social needs
    • Liaise with the other MSF team members of the project.
    • Supervise, in close coordination with the HR department, the associated processes (recruitment, training/induction, evaluation, potential detection, development and communication) of the staff under his/her responsibility in order to ensure both the sizing and the amount of knowledge required
    • Oversee the administrative processes associated with psychosocial functioning.
    • When needed, give psychological support to patients according to MSF protocols to improve mental health conditions of patients and enhance their functionality.
    • Compile the data and statistic linked with MH activities and report to the MH activity manager
    • Offer clinical counselling supervision to mental health counsellors in collaboration with the Mental Health Activity Manager.
    • Ensure the patient’s related information is kept confidential

    Minimum Requirements:

    • Degree in pycho-social or related field essential.
    • Psycho-social counselling experience of at least 2 years.
    • English language essential, local language – Hausa/Kanuri desirable
    • Commitment, Flexibility, Stress Management, Results, Teamwork


    Applications must be in English and include:

    • Complete CV and Copies of all certificates and diplomas mentioned in the CV.
    • Updated contact details and ID card.
    • Contact information of the previous employer/s for reference.

    Please if you meet all the requirements, send your application to


    Note: Only Shortlisted Candidate will be contacted

    Method of Application

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    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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