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PSYCHOSOCIAL COUNSELOR

EXECUTIVE

Nairobi, Kenya

1 week ago


Job Description

Based at the Nairobi branch office and Mombasa Regional Office, the Forced Migration Program is specifically devoted to the welfare of urban refugees in Kenya. KITUO seeks to recruit, in the Forced Migration Program, a dynamic, self driven and result oriented person to fill in the above-cited position in the Nairobi program.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Proven knowledge and experience in providing technical support to MHPSS programs
  2. 3 years of professional experience in working with survivors of war, political violence and torture, preferably in an NGO context
  3. Experience in the participatory development of community-based programs
  4. Very good command of Kiswahili and English, oral and written
  5. Knowledge of refugee-related (legal) issues is an advantage
  6. Strong communication and interpersonal & intercultural skills
  7. Registered with the Kenya Counselling and Psychological Association

Education + Experience

  1. Bachelor’s degree in clinical or counseling psychology or related field
  2. A master’s degree in a similar discipline will be an added advantage