Psychosocial Support (PSS) Officer

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Job title: Psychosocial Support (PSS) Officer


Job description: Job Context

  • Reportable to : PSS Manager, BDRCS.
  • Duration of contract : Upto 30 April, 2021 (with possibility of extension).
  • Duty station : Health Department, BDRCS, Dhaka .
  • Age limit : 40 years (may be relaxed for outstanding candidates).
  • Job Summary:The Psychosocial Support (PSS) officer supports the PSS manager in overall planning and implementation of the day to day activities at the NHQ and Unit level. She/ he also supports the coaching, mentoring, training and supervision of staff and volunteers involved in various MHPSS activities.

Job Responsibilities

  • Support and assist the PSS manager in overall planning and implementation of MHPSS activities at NHQ and Unit level.
  • Supports caring for staff and volunteer activities at HQ and Unit level.
  • Assist in development and implementation on relevant MHPSS trainings and meetings at NHQ and Unit level.
  • Support the development of the counseling system at NHQ level.
  • Assist in preparing and submitting regular activity reports to BDRCS and DRC based on the reporting schedule.
  • Develop and roll out of a system on briefing and debriefing of staff and volunteers.
  • Assist in development, contextualization and adaptation of MHPSS IEC materials and tools.
  • Collect, summarize and manage data on all MHPSS activities based on the agreed reporting schedule.
  • Facilitate relevant MHPSS trainings and sessions at HQ and Unit level.

Employment Status


Educational Requirements

  • Minimum bachelor degree in psychology.

Experience Requirements

  • At least 2 year(s)

Additional Requirements

  • Age at most 40 years
  • At least 2 years’ experience in counseling.
  • Excellent communication skill in oral and written ( both English and Bangla).
  • Team player, flexible and innovative.
  • Experience of working with any humanitarian/ development organization will be added extra value.
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Job Location



  • Upto BDT. 50,000/-.

Expected salary: 50000 per month

Location: Dhaka

Job date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 07:54:14 GMT

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