Requires a Cover Letter?: 
yes
Application Submissions Guideline: 

To be considered for this recruitment, salary history, and 3 professional supervisory references (whom we may contact after interview) with the date of availability to [email protected]. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The email subject line MUST include the following to be considered: “Clinical Psychologist-Beirut".

Contact Person Name: 
Randa Al Ahmad
Contact Person Position: 
HR Coordinator
Contact Person Email: 
Description: 

Essential Functions and Areas of Accountability:

Outreaching activities and networking

  • Conduct outreach activities in close coordination to support the team to conduct Mental Health (MH) assessments at field level.
  • Build a network with MH actors in Beirut to refer cases based on their needs to case management units or various types of therapy (speech therapy, psychomotor therapy, etc.).  
  • Receive referrals from the field and from MH actors in Beirut and provide referred cases with MH sessions at community level and/or RI’s supported PHCC according to the plan set by the MH Coordinator. 
  • Conduct outreach activities in the community in order to provide MH sessions for beneficiaries having difficulties reaching RI’s supported PHCC.

 

Reporting and Documentation

  • Report on weekly progress to the MH Coordinator. 
  • Monitor the psychological progress of the beneficiary, review cases with the MH Coordinator and refer cases to specialized services when required (speech therapy, psychomotor therapy, etc.).
  • Participate in weekly meetings with the Mental Health Team, during which cases will be discussed and support and supervision will be provided by the MH Coordinator;
  • Collect data from beneficiaries and fill out the necessary forms for each session conducted (assessment form, follow-up form);
  • File documents in an organized and efficient manner in order to facilitate the review of cases;
  • Ensure efficient data collection by filling in the MH database on a daily basis.

 

Miscellaneous

  • Demonstrate a high level of professionalism while working or coordinating with beneficiaries, their family members and all internal or external parties. Any incident or work-related conflict should be immediately reported to the MH Coordinator and/or Program Manager. The Job holder should avoid going into any work-related communication which might jeopardize the relationship of RI with any party.  
  • The job holder should demonstrate a high level of cultural sensitivity, professionalism, politeness and objectivity when dealing with the beneficiaries under all circumstances.  
  • The job holder should be able to provide structured clinical assessments and develop consistent treatment plans.

 

Expired
Last modified: 
26 Oct, 2020
Intervention Sector(s):
Relief Services
Application Deadline:
Tuesday, 3 November 2020
Contract Type:
Full Time
Period of Employment:
September 1, 2020 – August 31, 2021
Salary
N/A
Salary Range:
1500 to 2000 (USD)
Education Degree:
Masters Degree
Education Degree Details:
MA in Clinical Psychology with a clear practicum path (at least 500 hours) with a psychologist license.
Experience Requirements:
1 to 2 years
Arabic Language:
Fluent
English Language:
Fluent
French Language:
None
Country/City: 
  • Lebanon
  • Beirut