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UN Jobs / NGO Job Vacancy : Kenya: Mental Health Supervisor

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Organization: Médecins Sans Frontières
Country: Kenya
Closing date: 24 Jan 2018

Médecins Sans Frontières France Mathare Project is looking to fill the position of a Mental Health Supervisor. The successful candidate will be under the direct supervision of the Medical Team Leader.

Objective of the Position:

To provide technical input to all counselling activities, capacity building and technical supervision of the counsellors, clinical psychologist and MOH nurses.

Main Tasks & Responsibilities:

• Responsible for the capacity building of the counselling team, the clinical psychologist(s), and the MOH nurses for the best care of the patients

• Provide technical supervision of the mental health staff.

• Responsible for the integration of counselling activities into the overall project through education of all staff pan

How to apply:

Qualifications & Requirements:


· Degree in pycho-social or related field essential.


· Psycho-social counselling experience of at least 2 years.

· Previous experience with MSF or other NGOs is an added advantage

· Supervision, monitoring & evaluation, quality assessments and training needs analysis.

Applicants MUST be Kenyan nationals and have the necessary statutory documents (ID, NSSF, NHIF and a PIN certificate

Candidates meeting the above qualifications are requested to submit a motivation letter and updated Curriculum Vitae via the email address provided below. Mention on the subject email line “Mental Health Supervisor”.


Applications must be received by the deadline. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

MSF is an equal Employer and does not charge any application/ recruitment fee.