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Contact Person Name: 
Ms. Rima Yahya
Contact Person Position: 
Human Resources Manager
Contact Person Email: 


  • Assesses adolescents and adult beneficiaries through interviews, observations, tests, and medical history reviews to ensure accurate diagnoses.
  • Provides psychoeducation to beneficiaries and their families.
  • Develops comprehensive treatment plans, prescribes medications, orders tests (including laboratory or imagery tests), and refers beneficiaries according to their needs.
  • Discharges beneficiaries from the program (when stable) and refers them to other centers to sustain their stability, as per Restart Center’s Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • Follows up with beneficiaries to check progress and adjusts the treatment plan as needed.
  • Thoroughly documents each beneficiary’s diagnosis, symptoms, medication, and treatment effectiveness.
  • Abides by Restart Center’s requirements for session documentation (including record sheets, pre/posttests, and so forth).
  • Develops medical reports (upon request).
  • Recommends and refers patients to psychiatric hospitalization for high-risk cases when necessary.
  • Provides medical consultations outside the center when needed (is, hospitals, homes, places of detention).  
  • Adopts an evidence-based practice, and remains up-to-date on new findings and medical interventions.
  • Consults with other medical professionals in the team (including Nurses) and psychologists.
  • Participates in meetings and case studies with the Mental Health Coordinator, the medical team, Social Worker, Psychologist and other concerned members of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Follows Restart Center’s policies and bylaws (including the zero-tolerance policy against SEA).



  • Licensed General physician or ER (completed all the necessary registration with the Lebanese Ministry of Public Health and the Lebanese Order of Physicians).
  • Demonstrates a high level of professionalism, cultural sensitivity, objectivity and empathy when dealing with beneficiaries under all circumstances.
  • Previous experience working in an NGO context or with vulnerable populations is an asset.
  • Previous experience working with a multidisciplinary team. 
  • Mastery of Pharmacology and willingness to base prescriptions on the recommended MoPH list of general health medications.
  • Clear understanding and execution of the “do no harm” and “non-discrimination” principles.
  • Ability to work in different settings (center-based and community-based).
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Considerable work experience (3-6 years) in a clinical setting. Working with marginalized communities of diverse backgrounds (torture survivors, SGBV survivors, prisoners, refugees and so forth) is an asset.
  • Integrity, honesty, flexibility and a good team player.
  • Fluency in verbal and written Arabic and English (understanding of French is an asset).
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Human Rights and the Child Rights Convention (laws and practices).
Last modified: 
19 May, 2023
Intervention Sector(s):
Health, Mental Health
Application Deadline:
Monday, 5 June 2023
Contract Type:
Period of Employment:
1 year
Salary Range:
< 800 (USD)
Education Degree:
Education Degree Details:
Medical Doctor
Experience Requirements:
3 to 5 years
Arabic Language:
English Language:
French Language:
  • Lebanon
  • Beirut
  • Beirut