Psychosocial Specialist, Psychosocial Counseling Unit, HR & Learning Division (Contractual)

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Provide regular mental health support (individual and group) face to face and/or though hotline ensuring standard ethical guidance.
Psychosocial support to other program at different emergency issues, i.e. abuse, complain, disaster, special need etc.
Supports management of evaluations as required, sharing findings and recommendations across the organization to promote improved mental health awareness.
Organize and facilitate different training and workshop on psychosocial issues to enhance mental wellbeing.
Develop IEC/BCC materials on psychosocial counseling support and self-care.
Lead in the collaboration with other programs ensuring mentally healthy workplace.
Frequent field visit regarding psychosocial support and programs
Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the program’s goals on safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment.
Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action.
Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so.



Educational Requirements: MSc in Counseling/Educational Psychology from any recognized University with CGPA 2.5 and above or equivalent.


Experience Requirement: 1 to 2 years of experience in similar role is required.

Additional Requirements:
Knowledge about Psychosocial counseling and workplace issues
Active listening, Empathetic understanding, Building good rapport with clients.
Individual Counseling and workshop facilitation.

Age: N/A


Salary & Benefits


Other Benefits: Festival Bonus, Health & Life Insurance.

Job Location: BRAC Head Office

Last Apply Date: 03/Oct/2019

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