Mercy Corps Indonesia Job Vacancy: Psychosocial Program Assistant - Disaster Response, Lombok

Psychosocial Program Assistant – Disaster Response

The Psychosocial Program Assistant will be responsible for assisting the implementation MCI programs addressing the psychosocial needs of people affected by the earthquakes and its aftershocks. Initial assessment shows that communities living in the target location were experiencing trauma that influenced their daily routines and decisions that could risk the quality of their wellbeing and livelihoods.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Public Health or any other related disciplines with at least two years working experience as a psychosocial worker;
  • Demonstrated experience in conducting psychosocial support and conducting focus group discussions and interviews;
  • Demonstrated understanding on protection principles
  • Have good knowledge on Indonesia health care delivery system and able to set up a referral system;
  • Cultural sensitive and able to work in a rapidly changing environment;
  • Able to travel to remote areas;
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel are mandatory;
  • Proficiency in English is essential;
  • Preferred those with driving license for motorbike;
  • Priority will be given to the local residents.
This position will be hired as temporary staff for 2 months.
Please send your CV together with the form on this LINK with position applied on the email subject to [email protected]
Vacancy will be closed 26 May 2019 and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. We look forward to hearing from those who are interested in taking this opportunity to grow and develop with us.