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Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Coordinator

Kelly Services
Blanding, UT 84511
The Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Coordinator will oversee all MHPSS programming for the countrys response, and will manage the MHPSS team as well as monitor IMCs partnership with local partners for the implementation of various MHPSS projects


**MAIN TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES**


Coordinate the MHPSS programming for the country, including strategy development and monitoring of multiple projects.


Manage the MHPSS team, including field-based MHPSS managers, psychiatrists, and national MHPSS staff; support with team-building, performance reviews, and professional development of staff


Closely work with local NGO partner(s) and relevant government focal points for the implementation and monitoring of MHPSS projects


Provide continual technical guidance and support for MHPSS-related trainings and supervision as needed


Prepare and implement a Training of Trainers (ToT) program on PFA and other relevant topics and support national trainers to roll out trainings


Support the development of MHPSS referral pathways with partner NGO(s) and external service providers to strengthen links to available MHPSS- and Protection-related services


In collaboration with local partners, engage community leaders, community-based organizations, and other service providers in supporting beneficiaries to access MHPSS services as well as ensuring their feedback for quality monitoring and accountability


Lead the development of MHPSS-related IEC materials


Oversee monitoring and evaluation of MHPSS programming, and development of M&E tools and collection and analysis of program data


Prepare MHPSS reporting on a regular basis, as the focal point for the MHPSS team


Work closely with support departments to support program administration and the logistical implementation of activities in program sites


Implement the project in line with IMC and global MHPSS standards and guidelines and closely coordinate with IMCs Technical Unit Global Mental Health Advisor for development and review of training materials and reports.


Coordinate regularly with other sectors teams for integrated approach to activities and trainings


Mainstream MHPSS within IMC across sectors, and with partners and service providers


Participate in MHPSS coordination meetings for information sharing, collaboration with partners, referral mechanisms, and advocacy for best practices and IASC MHPSS guidelines


**MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS**


Typically, a 4-year University degree in related area. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate


The qualified candidate will be a mental health professional (psychologist, clinical social worker, psychiatrist, or psychiatric nurse) with experience in MHPSS program coordination


7+ year of relevant and progressive experience working in mental health related field, including minimum of 4 years of professional experience coordinating MHPSS projects in humanitarian settings


Knowledgeable in and experience following IASC Guidelines on MHPSS in Emergencies and international best practices on the integration of MHPSS into primary health care settings


**EDUCATION**


Bachelors Degree


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**About Kelly** ****


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Posted: 2021-04-05 Expires: 2021-05-06

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