6 months fixed-term contract, with possibility of renewal
The Counselor Educator will perform basic counseling and educational activities for patients, families, and communities, following MSF protocols and procedures to improve the patient's health condition.
- Actively promote the availability of MSF services; - Carry out, individually or in groups, basic counseling and/ or educational sessions to patients, their families, hospital staff, and/or the community; - Refer patients when necessary to other specialists or external actors to receive harm reduction measures; - Communicate and trace patients missing to come for follow-up visits; - Collaborate with staff of governmental health service for patients to receive optimal and quality medical service; - Collect and report specific information related to the target group; - Keep files and statistics updated about the counseling and/ or educational activities.
- Education: Desirable, formal degree in social work; - Experience: Desirable working experience in related jobs; - Makes part of the target group of patients and is willing to share his own experiences as a patient only valid for peer educators/ counselors; - Desirable experience in MSF or other NGOs in developing countries; - Languages: Armenian (mother tongue); good command of English; knowledge of Russian is an asset; - Knowledge: Desirable computer literacy (word, excel, internet); - Competencies: Results, teamwork, commitment, flexibility, service.
ПРОЦЕДУРА ПОДАЧИ ЗАЯВОК
- Cover letter (in English language). - Copy of diploma (if available). - CV (in the English language). - Contacts of three references (including the supervisor in the most recent work assignment if relevant) Shall be sent to: email@example.com with a subject heading "Counselor Educator."
CV shall clearly state your experience by writing the organisation you have worked, the duration of the employment (which year and how long) and description of the job you performed. MSF recommends all applicants to write a cover letter containing an introduction of yourself, explaining why you are applying for the position, and explaining why you think you are suitable for the position.
CVs in English sent to the mentioned email only will be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Candidates are encouraged to apply early, as applications may be screened prior to the vacancy deadline.
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MSF offers: - Remuneration in accordance with MSF salary grid; - The chance to gain professional development and training within an international organization and develop further; - The opportunity to contribute to MSF objective of saving lives, alleviating suffering, and working with those most in need; - MSF is a world-renowned humanitarian medical organisation with a positive company culture.
MSF is committed to an inclusive culture that encourages and supports the diverse voices of its employees. MSF welcomes applications from individuals of all genders, ages, sexual orientations, nationalities, races, religions, beliefs, ability status, and all other diversity characteristics.
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