Psychosocial / SGBV Counselor US Non-profit Careers – American Refugee Committee (ARC) International

Job Title:          Psychosocial / SGBV Counselor
Organization: American
Refugee Committee (ARC) International
Duty Station:  Uganda
Reports to: Protection
About US:
The American Refugee Committee
(ARC) International is an International nonprofit, nonsectarian organization
that provides humanitarian assistance and training to millions of beneficiaries
around the world.
Job Summary: The
Psychosocial Counselor will be responsible for ensuring overall quality of case
management and psychosocial support including referrals for GBV survivors in
the Refugee Settlement. S/he will ensure effective provision of counseling for
refugees with protection issues; ensure that follow up and feedback related to
supporting GBV survivors and protection issues of persons of concern in the
refugee communities is obtained.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    ideal candidate for the American Refugee Committee (ARC) International Psychosocial
    / SGBV Counselor job placement should preferably hold a University degree
    in Social Sciences, Community Psychology, and/or Social Work,
  • Certification
    in Counseling.
  • Three
    years of working experience in GBV issues in humanitarian setting.
  • Knowledge
    of the local language and the population is added advantage (BidiBidi)
How to Apply:
All qualified and interested
candidates should send a one-page cover letter, updated CV (maximum four pages)
and names, title and contacts of three professional referees, to include most
current employer/supervisor – via email to with the
POSITION applied for clearly indicated in the subject line.
NB: Only
applications received through the stated email address will be considered. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 17th February 2018 by 5:00 pm
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