AN MHPSS EXPERT – Bangladesh

Founded in 1979, Action Against Hunger is a non-governmental organization that fights against hunger. Its charter of humanitarian principles – independence, neutrality, non-discrimination, free and direct access to victims, professionalism, transparency – has been part of its identity for more than 40 years. Its mission is to save lives by ending hunger through the prevention, detection and treatment of undernutrition, especially during and after emergencies related to conflicts or natural disasters. Action Against Hunger focuses its actions on 5 main areas of expertise: Nutrition and Health – Mental Health and Care Practices, Gender and Protection – Food Security and Livelihoods – Water, Sanitation and Hygiene – Advocacy. In 2019, Action Against Hunger helped 17 million people in over 49 countries around the world. www.actioncontrelafaim.org

RESPONSIBILITIES

Under the supervision of the Deputy Country Director of Programs, you will support the mission in the development of a relevant technical strategy, in the scaling up of MHPSS and protection programs, and will ensure a quality intervention, respecting the standards. sectors and incorporating a gender-transformative approach. Specifically, you will: – Contribute to the strategy and positioning of the MHPSS technical department in Bangladesh – Support the mission in developing the MHPSS-P component in Bangladesh – Support and ensure the existing MHPSS-P program (Cox’s Bazaar) adherence to international/ACF standards and quality interventions – Proactively support ACF’s commitments to gender equality, child protection, disability sensitivity

REQUESTED PROFILE

– Higher degree in psychology and any other relevant diploma with a minimum of 4 years of professional experience in MHPSS intervention; Required Experience: – Ability to provide technical guidance, design and develop tools and resources; – Experience in the humanitarian and development field; – Strong organizational and interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a multicultural environment; – Fluency in English with excellent communication skills; – Ability to work independently and produce effective results;

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