Action Against Hunger

Psychologist (Mental Health and Care Practices, Gender and Protection Head of Department)

Action Against Hunger

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Deputy Country Director, you will define, supervise and coordinate Mental Health, care practices, gender and protection programs, and strategies. To guarantee the quality, relevance, and scaling of the MHCPGP strategy and interventions on the mission, respecting ACF and international standards and national policies More precisely, you will have to:
  • To contribute to the country strategy and definition of the strategy and positioning of the MHCPGP technical department
  • To coordinate identification of needs and formulation of project propositions
  • To support activities implementation, monitoring, and carry out reporting on program/projects
  • To guarantee the quality and accountability of the projects
  • To ensure the active involvement of ACF in the national sectoral Coordination, the technical platforms and develop sectoral partnerships
  • To manage the MHCP-GP teams including the MHPSS working group Coordinator
  • To promote capitalization, innovation, and research in the MHCPGP department and ensure the confidentiality of data collected during the MHCPGP activities of the mission
  • Support gender and protection mainstreaming for all sectors
REQUESTED PROFILE You hold a clinical psychology master's degree. You have experience ideally working with refugees. IDPs and Asylum Seekers. You have experience working with MHPSS and protection partners. You demonstrate good skills in supervision also with Remote Management and Capacity Building/system strengthening. You have experience with NGOs at the coordination level. You have excellent skills in representation, writing proposals. Having experience in collaborating with other sectors is a value. You demonstrate excellent diplomacy, communication, and organization.

Fluency in English written/spoken is compulsory.

SPECIFIC CONDITIONS / SALARY 6 months fixed term contract under French legislation
  • Monthly gross salary from 2450 to 2800EUR upon experience
  • Monthly per diem and living allowance: 383EUR net, field paid Monthly country allowance: 450EUR 16% of the gross monthly salary for pension insurance reimbursement for non-French citizens
  • Transportation and accommodation: Coverage of transportation costs and guest house
  • Medical coverage: 100% coverage of medical expenses and repatriation insurance Leaves and RnR: 25 days of paid leaves per year, 20 RnR per year, and 215 EUR at each RnR period Training: Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Crossknowledge ©
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