Phychosocial Counsellor- Adjumani/National Position, Adjumani, Uganda
Liaising with and working in cooperation with the relevant local authorities, community leaders, and nongovernmental organizations, collaborating/implementing partners and other stakeholders where appropriate in order to achieve the project objectives and facilitate project implementation.
Collects and tabulates on a regular basis field data on project activities carried out.
Education, Qualifications & Experience Required: University Degree in community psychology, industrial and organizational psychology Social Work, Social Sciences, Human rights and ethics Development studies or other relevant field of study; At least 2 years' experience in Project Management/Community Development programming; Proven knowledge and experience in developing and implementing community mobilization projects.
Special Skills, Aptitude or Personality Requirements: Problem Solving and Decision-Making skills; Ability to inspire and build capacity of community-based facilitators/community structures; Good interpersonal skills and excellent negotiation skills; Excellent English Language (both written and spoken); Information Technology (MS Office, Internet); Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines; Good team worker with good communication skills; Ability to exercise sound judgment, to remain flexible to a changing environment, and to make decisions independently.