Follow the NHTC training Module and provide training and supervision to health workers and health volunteers from primary healthcare settings.
Provide training/supervision to field psychosocial counselors and guide them in clinical case management, documentation, and referral.
Develop assessment and management plans and provide support to psychosocial counselors to implement them.
Monitor client progress through regular meetings and follow up.
Provide psychological/psychosocial support to the service users and caregivers receiving photovoice training.
Support project lead/ implementation coordinator to conduct mental health awareness workshops and coordination meetings in the communities and municipalities.
Document and report the progress of field psychosocial counselors and health workers to project lead and (when required) to project PI and other Co-Is.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Experience in developing mental health training and intervention guidelines and materials.
Knowledge and experience in delivering mental health trainings.
Knowledge of National Health Training Centre (NHTC) mental health training modules or the WHO mhGAP packages is desirable.
Good interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills (including typing skills) in English and Nepali.
Good working knowledge of office packages such as MS word, excel, and Powerpoint.
Some experience and knowledge in mental health research is desirable.
Willingness to travel in rural areas of Gandaki Province.
Willingness to work in multicultural environment.
Candidate from within the Gandaki province will be preferred.
Should have a sound knowledge of local context.
Education + Experience:
Minimum master’s degree in psychology or master’s degree in psychiatric social work; M. Phil in clinical psychology is preferred.
Minimum 1 year of experience in clinical case handling, and training/supervision of community psychosocial workers or psychosocial counselors.
Interested qualified and motivated candidates meeting the above requirements are encouraged to apply along with a cover letter, updated resume (CV) and expected salary to: email@example.com or drop the documents to Administration Department no later than 5:00 p.m., 3rd February, 2020. Interested candidates are required to mention the post applied for clearly in the application.
No telephone inquiries, please. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified and invited for an interview with TPO Nepal Office.