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Lay Counselor Educator
MSF - Holland Department, Chaman
Apply By Jun 8, 2022
Job Description (total positions: 1, posted on: May 24, 2022)

MSF-OCA is looking for Lay Counselor Educator based Chaman Project

MSF offers a competitive package including (salary, leaves, medical coverage, training and career) and the opportunity to work for an internationally renowned humanitarian organization.

Summary of position:

Perform basic counseling and/or educational activities to patients, families, communities, following MSF protocols and procedures, in order to improve the health condition of the patient.

Key Responsibilities:

  •  Actively promote the availability of MSF services
  • Carry out, individually or in group, basic counseling and/or educational sessions, to patients, their families, hospital staff and/or the community
  • Refer patients when necessary to other specialists or external actors in order to provide the best available support
  • Collect and report specific information related to the target group
  • Keep files and statistics updated about the counseling and/or educational activities
  • Give testimonies to patients and in the community on own experiences as a patient

Requirements for the position:

Education:   Desirable, formal degree in social work.

Experience:  Desirable experience in community work, community counseling or experience in related jobs

Language:  Essential, local language native commandment; mission working language would be an asset.

Additional requirement (if any):

  • Good interpersonal & communication, respectful behavior, and honest, organized, disciplined work attitude Ability to represent MSF with external contacts
  • Commitment to MSF Principles, Behavioural Flexibility, Stress Management,
  • Results and Quality Orientation, Teamwork, Cooperation, and Service Orientation.

Thank you for your interest to apply at MSF; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Required Skills

Oral Communication Skills, Flexibility, Teamwork,

N.G.O./Social Services
Teachers/Education, Training & Development
Job Type
Full Time/Permanent ( First Shift (Day) )
No Preference
Minimum Education
Degree Title
Desirable, formal degree in social work.
Career Level
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience
1 Year(Desirable experience in community work, community counseling or experience in related jobs)