World Vision Ethiopia Psychologist Jobs

World Vision Ethiopia Psychologist Jobs

Job Id: 224369

Category: Development and Project Management

Location: Gedeo and West Giji, SNNPR

Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)

Employment Type: Full time


Job Description

  • Taking a lead role in case management of children, youth and women affected by the conflict in the target communities.

  • Liaising with local government stakeholders (Women and children Affairs, Social Affairs, Health sector, faith organizations etc) and other stakeholders regarding implementing the psychosocial support measure to ensure complementarity and flexible, efficient service delivery to other emergency response plans.

  • Undertaking establishment activities in relation to the measure to enable service delivery to commence as soon as possible.

  • Undertaking an effective case management approach to the delivery of psychological and psychosocial services.

  • Applying evidence based knowledge and understanding of the mental health systems, community health and service needs, service delivery, referral pathways in providing holistic therapeutic services.

  • Contributing to the strategic development of child protection and GBV prevention to address the psychosocial support measures beyond the emergency period.

  • Representing World Vision as required in relevant meetings, network, promotion, and education and advocacy activities.

    Job Requirements

  • BA/MA Degree in counseling psychology, clinical psychology, social work, psychology.

    3. Work Experience and Skill required:
  • Minimum of 2 -4 years of experience in related fields

    4. Technical Skills Required:

  • Proven experience in designing and implementing psycho-social training programs and Psychological first
    aid service delivery mechanisms.

  • Knowledge and experience in application of international technical guidelines and standards in Inter Agency for Mental Health and Psycho-social services.

  • Knowledge and experience on Gender Based Violence programming an asset.

  • Knowledge of and ability to implement integrated CP responses, including Gender Based Violence.

  • Knowledge of prevention of sexual exploitation and abuse (PSEA)

    5. Additional requirements: Committed to WV’s vision, mission and core values

    6. Place of Work: Gedeo and West Guji zone

    7. Salary: World Vision has an attractive salary and benefits scale

    Term of Employment: 1 Year (With possibility of extension based on performance and Budget availability)

    How to Apply

    Interested applicants are required to fill the employment application form (you can get this form from ) and email to by clearly stating the position you apply for in the subject line of the email before or on the deadline.

    World Vision Ethiopia is a child focused Organization and is striving to keep children safe and is committed to ensuring that only those who are suitable to work with children are considered for this position.


  • Please send the application form only. We do not receive detail CVs, application letters, credentials and supporting documents at this point & Telephone call to the office is strongly forbidden.

  • Internal applicant must attach appointment letter of current location, if not application will not be considered.

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