Community Mental Health Psychologist - Western Division - Fiji (voluntary)
Employer: Australian Volunteers International (AVI)
Work Type/s: Volunteer
Classification/s: Education & Training, International Aid & Development, Mental Health & Counselling
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Job posted on: 03 January, 2017.
Applications close: 21 January, 2017.
- Employer: Ministry of Health
- Location: Overseas/Fiji
This assignment is part of a long-term strategy in collaboration with the Ministry of Health to support the training and capacity building of staff. This will assist with the setting up of a counselling and psychosocial support program where the clients can get continuous appropriate assistance and support in a conducive environment.
It will lead to much needed professional development and capacity building support to mental health workers to effectively deliver psychosocial support services.
Specific assignment objectives are:
- To educate the staff on psychosocial therapies.
- To develop professional skills of staff and provide mentoring and supervision of trained staff.