Psychologist at COOPI Cooperazione Internazionale

COOPI Cooperazione Internazionale, is a humanitarian, non-confessional and independent organization founded in 1965 in Milan, Italy. For more than 50 years we have been dedicated to breaking the cycle of poverty and to supporting populations affected by wars, socio-economic crises or natural disasters in their path to recovery and sustainable development, by making use of the professionalism of local and international operators, and through our partnerships with public and private bodies and civil society organizations.We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: PsychologistLocation: Maiduguri, BornoReports to: Project ManagerDuration: 12 MonthsStart Date: 14th May, 2018.Scope of the VacancyThe Psychologist support the Project Manager in the programming, responsibility of the realization and the follow-up of the protection activities, guarantying protection services for the beneficiaries.Project: Protection and Reintegration of children associated with armed groups in the north east of NigeriaMain duties/ResponsibilitiesUnder the direct supervision of the Project Manager, he/she:Identify the psychological problems of the beneficiaries and put in place the necessary means to answer effectively to the needsEstablish the psychological and psychosocial criteria of vulnerability and structure a process of detection of the main psychosocial risksCreate fact sheets and procedures for setting up and evaluating emotional and listening debriefing activities Set up and run the collective emotional debriefing system (training of members, setting up and running meetings, gradually capitalizing on experience)Maintain a database of referrals for psychological, medical and community orientationsOrganize and structure collective friendly spacesTrain the project teams and local partners on approaches, methodology and tools to understand how victims of GBV and other forms of violence are affected by their involvement in armed conflictTrain and / retrain teams on the proper use of situation assessment and management toolsTrain project staff (psychosocial counselors, community animators) on the individual and collective psychological and psychosocial management of the victims;Organize technical meeting with his/her team and other stakeholdersDirect case managementPropose and supervise the psychosocial and recreational activities to set up, for children and adults.

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