Mental Health Professional/Trainer, Center for Victims of Torture
Democratic Republic of Congo, Katanga Province
The Center for Victims of Torture is seeking a Mental Health
Professional/Trainer to work in the Democratic Republic of Congo with individuals who have suffered torture and war trauma.
The position has a one-year renewable agreement.
Advanced degree in Psychology or Counseling. Masters degree or
Fluency in French and English.
experience providing psychotherapy to individuals and groups.
Understanding of and experience implementing culturally appropriate
mental health interventions, including individual, group and
community-based approaches for people who have suffered torture and
Understanding of and experience developing curriculum and
providing training for mental health counselors using adult
experiential learning activities and training of trainers, and
providing training on sensitization on the effects of trauma and war.
Experience working in developing countries. (Experience working in
Experience supervising mental health counselors.
Skilled at carrying out needs assessment and program evaluations.
Flexibility and adaptability to work in unpredictable, politically
unstable, isolated environment, lacking in amenities. Demonstrated
flexibility to adapt to changing requirements and needs.
working as a member of a team.
Language Requirement: Fluency in French and English
Compensation: Competitive salary and benefit package.
To Apply: Submit CV and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional information on The Center for Victims of Torture is
available at Mental Health Professional and Trainer, Center for Victims of Torture