Career Opportunity

BRAC’s vision is a world free from all forms of exploitation and discrimination where everyone has the opportunity to realise their potential. The organisation was founded in Bangladesh in 1972 and acts as a catalyst, creating opportunities for people to transform their lives. BRAC believes in integrity, inclusiveness, effectiveness, and innovation in all areas of work. BRAC uses an integrated model to change systems of inequity, through social development programmes, humanitarian response, social enterprises, socially responsible investments and a university. It operates in conflict-prone and post-disaster settings in 11 countries across Asia and Africa.

BRAC is a global leader in developing cost-effective, evidence-based programmes, and has been ranked the #1 NGO in the world for the last four years consecutively by NGO Advisor.



Information Officer and Counselor; Migration Programme (Contractual)

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Provide counseling services to the migrants at the airport level.
  • Provide emergency support to the returnees, refer them to different service providing agencies and document their cases for further references.
  • Develop a counseling plan of Information Centre as per the monthly target.
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly training and counseling report for Information Centre.
  • Provide counseling to the returnee migrant workers and their family members.
  • Refer migrant workers for trauma counseling and medical treatment support.
  • Participate in supervision session to become more expert on counselling issues.
  • Undertake case management and documentation activities for the Information Centre.
  • Maintain coordination among different DRSC counselors regarding their services.
  • Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the programme’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:

Bachelors/Masters in Psychology/Clinical Psychology/Social Welfare/Social Work from any recognised university with minimum 2nd division/class or equivalent GPA/CGPA in all academic examinations.


Experience Requirement:

Minimum 02 years of work experience in counseling, training facilitation and orientation at community level of Bangladesh is required.

Additional Requirements:

  • Firm knowledge on psycho-social reintegration, mental health, mental disorder and psycho-social counseling
  • Knowledge on migration, labor trafficking & returnee and re-integration issues
  • Basic Knowledge on Information and Communication and its procedure etc.
  • Proficiency in psycho-social counseling, family counseling, emergency support procedure, training facilitation and management
  • Good communication, administration and field operation skills
  • Sound reporting and documentation skills

Age: N/A


Salary & Benefits


Other Benefits: Festival Bonus, Health and Life Insurance and others

Job Location: BRAC Field Office

Last Apply Date: 04/Jul/2020

BRAC believes every one of its employees, suppliers, downstream partners, visitors, clients and community including children, youth and vulnerable adults that come into contact regardless of age, race, religion, gender, disability or ethnic origin has the right to be protected from all forms of harm, abuse, neglect, harassment, and exploitation. We guarantee assessment of candidates with disabilities who meet the essential requirements. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will do everything possible to ensure that those who are suitable to work within our values and beliefs are recruited to work for us. Any personal persuasion will result in disqualification of candidature.

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