Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Officer

Gonoshasthaya Kendra, Cox's Bazar উখিয়া , কোম্পানীগঞ্জ (নোয়াখালী) , Cox's Bazar Teknaf

New 1 year, 3 months ago


  • GK was created in 1972 with two visions. Firstly, “the fate of the poor decides the fate of the country”. Secondly, the “development of the country depends on the development of women”. Since 2017, Gonoshasthaya Kendra (GK) and UNHCR have entered into a partnership to respond to the Rohingya crisis in Cox Bazar and Bhasanchar.
  • The Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Officer will supervise Mental Health and psychosocial Focal Points/psychologists in Child Protection, Health, and Nutrition Programmes in various locations and is responsible for the technical quality of the work as well as ensuring teamwork, sharing, and learning across locations.
  • Job Purpose
  • The MHPSS officer will be responsible for overseeing all MHPSS programming in camp settings, throughout Ukhia/Teknaf/ Bhasanchar (Catchment area/ 4W Mapping), with an emphasis on technical support for programming and capacity-building of staff, guiding mental health service integration into primary health care. The MHPSS officer will also be supporting GK’s role in the implementation and monitoring of a psychological intervention as part of a collaborative Human Resource Planning Project.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Qualifications

  • Master of Science (MSc) in Psychology
  • The applied field of psychology (Clinical/counselling/educational psychology) is preferred.
  • Experience Requirement

  • At least 3 year(s)
  • Experience Requirement

  • Mobile bill, Insurance
  • Employment Status

    Full Time

    Job Type


    No. of Vacancy

    Not specified

    Expired At

    Jan. 31, 2023, midnight