World Vision International is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organization dedicated to working with children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice.
World Vision Kurdistan Region in Iraq Office is looking for a highly qualified and motivated person for the position of Psychologist- Erbil
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
The primary role of the clinical psychologist will be providing psychosocial support (PFA), mental health consultations and counseling services at mental health and Psychological support (MHPSS) clinics. The candidate must be willing to learn new content and training methods (Life Skills and Psychosocial Support topics will include: trauma, anger management, psychosocial well-being & coping, reproductive health and HIV/AIDS, conflict resolution, gender awareness, healthy relationships, peace education, values, communication skills, decision-making, substance abuse prevention, sports & arts and cultural activities).
100 per cent
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Bachelor’s Degree or similar educational background preferably in Psychology, clinical Psychology, Nurse or Medicine –with experience/post basic training in Psychiatry or clinical Psychology.
Candidate should have certificates to prove the qualifications and experience.
2 years’ experience in work, Preferably experience in providing clinical psychology, counselling, psychiatry consultations, protection issues, Training experience, Experience of managing or establishing projects.
Fluent in Local language Kurdish and Arabic.
Proficient English communication skills (both oral and written).
Knowledge of MS Office.
Cross-cultural sensitivity, flexible worldview, emotional maturity and physical stamina.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Strong Management Organizational skills.
Able to train others
Able and willing to travel.
Knowledge of and adherence to the Child Protection, Red Cross and NGO Code of Conduct.
Ability to work in and contribute to team building environment.