UNICEF Regional Staff Counsellor Jobs 2023

UNICEF Regional Staff Counsellor Jobs 2023 – Kenya NGO Jobs. UNICEF Kenya looking for “Regional Staff Counsellor”. Applicants with a University degree may apply on or before 01 March 2023.

UNICEF, also the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund, is a United Nations agency responsible for providing humanitarian and developmental aid to children worldwide. The agency is among the most widespread and recognizable social welfare organizations in the world, with a presence in 192 countries and territories.

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UNICEF Regional Staff Counsellor Jobs 2023

The UNICEF has published a job vacancy announcement on 15 February 2023 for qualified Kenya’s to fill in the vacant post of Regional Staff Counsellor to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

UNICEF Job Vacancy 2023

How can you make a difference?

Under the direct supervision of the Deputy Regional Director and the Technical Supervision of the Chief Staff well-being based in Istanbul (P-5), the Regional Staff Counsellor (P-4) is expected to provide expertise to the management and staff of the regional and country offices, to support the overall well-being of UNICEF staff and their families, as well as teams in UNICEF offices in the region.

  • Under the technical guidance of the Chief Staff Wellbeing, and the supervision of the Deputy Regional Director, the Regional Staff Counsellor will facilitate the development, implementation and coordination of a corporate framework aiming at improved Staff Well-Being globally.
  • Facilitate the provision of effective psycho-social support to staff, leadership, managers and individual staff, prioritizing emergency locations with the aim to mitigating stress and boost protective factors.
  • Provide Critical Incident Stress Management to groups and/or individual staff following critical incidents. A holistic approach to critical incident management is used and may include services such as practical support, psycho-education, psychological first aid, strategic advice to leadership, family support and individual or group interventions.
  • Training and awareness raising on Staff Well-Being related topics.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Advanced University degree in counseling, clinical psychology, or related mental health profession.
  • A first university degree, and professional certification in addition to the appropriate years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of an advanced university degree.
  • Valid and unrestricted licenses or certifications, or registrants/members in good standing of legitimate professional organizations, and whose continued international work outside their jurisdictions does not jeopardize their licenses, certificates, or organizational membership;
  • Professionals who are presently without a license but could be eligible for licensure or registered membership in an appropriate organization with consideration to their education, training, experience and expertise but may require extra support and/or supervision and/or further training, or work in countries where registration, licensure, and certification are not available.
  • Additional training or certification in staff support and traumatic/critical incident stress management, as well as a broad range of related fields, such as alcohol/substance abuse, family counselling, training, remote counselling.
  • Minimum eight years of national and especially international professional experience in staff support, mental health, cross-cultural communications, counseling, and related areas, preferably gained within the UN system or international development/humanitarian aid sector.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNICEF Regional Staff Counsellor Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

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The Closing Date: 01 March 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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