World Vision International NGO Clinical Supervisor - Mental Health & Psychosocial Support Jobs in Kenya

World Vision International NGO Clinical Supervisor - Mental Health & Psychosocial Support Jobs in Kenya

Purpose of Position

  • To Provide Clinical Supervision and technical guidance to ensure effective implementation of mental health and psychosocial support, GPM+ which will also include supervision of PM+ trainer of trainers.

  • To effectively communicate World Vision’s Christian ethos and demonstrate a quality of spiritual life that serves as an example to others.

    Major Responsibilities

    Supervision for Mental Health GPM+, and Trainer of Trainers (ToTs), in accordance with project targets 50%

  • Planning and implementation of the project

  • Facilitate weekly supervisions for CHWs.

  • Grant interventions implemented within schedule and regular review of project status.

  • Conduct in class and infield competency assessments for CHWs.

  • Conduct randomized fidelity checks for CHWs.

  • Capacity building of CHWs on GPM+ and Basic Helping Skills.

  • Ensure care and safety of clients is being upheld and safety risks are adequately responded to.

  • Provide materials for supervision sessions to the CHWs.

    Monitoring, reporting and Documentation 25%

  • Ensure completion of CHW client tracking and supervision forms.

  • Ensure completion of data and its timely data entry.

  • Timely Submission of quality project reports.

  • Development of a Referral Directory for clients.

  • Monitor and report serious adverse events.

  • Maintain updated records of weekly supervision sessions.

  • Identify and document promising practices.

  • Convene forums for sharing and learning on MHPSS interventions.

    Capacity Building 10%

  • Prepare all training materials.

  • Capacity building of CHWs in Basic Helping Skills and GPM+/PM+.

  • Lead capacity building initiatives for communities and partners.

  • Facilitate training for the Ministry of Health TOTs.

    Engagement and Networking 10%

  • Effective representation of WVK in key stakeholder forums.

  • Provide Clinical Supervision to Implementing Partners TOTs.

  • Ensure close collaboration with key Government Line Ministries.

  • Work closely with the county to develop a supervision model for CHWs.

    Other duties 5%

  • Perform any other duty as may be assigned by supervisor or designee from time to time.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in Counselling Psychology, Clinical Psychology,

  • 4 years working experience in mental health and psychosocial support, one of which has to be at a supervisory level.

  • Registered with Kenya Association of Professional Counselors.

  • Trainer of Trainers in Problem Management Plus and Psychological First AID.

  • Clinical experience at community level, either in a research or clinical capacity.

  • Prior experience in community research and stakeholder’s engagement.

  • Good computer skills in MS office (Excel, word, PowerPoint).

  • Must understand task-shifting approaches in order to build capacity in community health workers.

  • Must show flexibility and openness to different psychological modalities.

  • Good understanding of how psychological interventions are delivered and the practice of working with lay helpers.

  • Excellent oral and written communications in Kiswahili and English and relationship skills.

  • Training and experience in implementation in WHO Low Intensity psychological intervention like Problem Management Plus is an added advantage.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; World Vision International NGO Clinical Supervisor - Mental Health & Psychosocial Support Jobs in Kenya

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