Mental Health & Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Project Manager

Job Type
Full Time
Job ID
Date Posted
05/14/2019
JOB LOCATION
Leer, South Sudan
Company Information
NAME
Medair
JOB DESCRIPTION

Description:

Develop, lead, monitor and evaluate the assigned MHPSS project(s). This involves effectively managing and reporting on the projects in line with the objectives, timeframe and budget. Other important aspects of the role include managing and training local staff to meet international quality standards in mental health care delivery, encouraging beneficiary participation, liaising with other stakeholders and anticipating, planning and contributing to the development of MHPSS components for new health project proposals and reports.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Mental health, psychiatric nursing or social work studies.
  • Counselling qualification.
  • Strong working knowledge of English (spoken and written).
  • 2 years’ post-qualification professional experience.
  • At least 1 year management experience. At least 1 years work experience in developing country.
  • Able to prioritise clearly, oversee multiple tasks, set clear objectives for staff and delegate.
  • Experience in training / mentoring / coaching staff.
  • Team-player with good inter-personal skills. Creative, open-minded, flexible, self-learner.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply, go to this vacancy on our Medair page. Please do not make multiple applications. We will not review email applications. Only English-language applications / CVs will be reviewed.