Mental Health and Psichosocial Support Coordinator. Ukraine.

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MDM has been offered in Ukraine considering that 2014. These times MDM gives aid to persons affected by armed conflict and those fleeing in lookup of protection. MDM key concentration is to present rapid humanitarian reduction and to greatly enhance 1st restoration of health methods.

Ingredient 1 – Health care materials: Ensured access and availability to fill urgent gaps of the vital medications and health care provides for concentrate on inhabitants of the most influenced spots inside of the area wellness techniques, with especial concentrated in the collective shelters for the Inner Displaced People and in the borders to individuals crossing.

Part 2 – Logistics: Ensured protected and well timed cargo of humanitarian cargoes from Europe to Ukraine and provide logistical assist for providing humanitarian assist within Ukraine

Component 3 – Wellness procedure help: Ensured access and availability of important well being treatment – MHPSS bundled, in the primary and secondary wellness care services in the most influenced locations of Ukraine as a result of immediate wellness care products and services provision, with especial focused in the collective shelters for the Inner Displaced Persons and in the borders to individuals crossing.

Component 4 – Overall health Devices Rehabilitation and PHIS details units: Ensured rehabilitation/ early recovery / PHIS data programs thinking about area capacities, methods, and constraints.

Speedy transform of situation in February 2022 all through which entire Ukraine grew to become impacted by the conflict required considerable scale-up emergency applications with logistics and provide chains that stretched to outdoors of Ukraine and are throughout the entire region, from west to the east..


The MHPSS Coordinator is responsible for the layout of MdM MHPSS technique and modalities in the place of intervention, the proper implementation, monitoring and analysis of MHPSS routines in line with MdM top quality expectations. He/she also guarantees the technical assistance, schooling and supervision of MdM and spouse MHPSS groups.


the part is based mostly in Kiev/Chernivtsi with typical visits to the discipline


The MHPSS Coordinator experiences instantly to the Common Coordinator.


Specialized guidance to MHPSS Application:

Makes certain Assess needs and make sure technological framework coherence of MdM’s MHPSS intervention as a result of complex supervision put in location to MdM’s staff and companions pursuing MdM’s benchmarks and in line with Ukrainian health insurance policies.

Support the area staff in producing and employing appropriate protocols and referral mechanisms in coordination with MedCo.

Guarantee processes to observe high-quality and comply with up of things to do are in put and utilized by MdM and partners.

Plan, coordinate, validate Details, Education and learning and Communication (IEC) MHPSS elements to support MHPSS pursuits.

Innovations in Mental Health:

Develop revolutionary tools, strategies, modalities, interventions to help entry to MHPSS products and services aiming to bridge the existing gaps due to the beneath-produced program of MH treatment or protracted conflict induced constraints (e.g. community based mostly specialized MH outreach groups local community MHPSS focal factors).

Adapt existing interventions to barely available areas or with no physical obtain to beneficiaries (i.e., on-line modalities tele-medicine and so forth.).

Teaching routines:

Produce appropriate instruction objectives, preparing, contents, evaluation equipment, and didactic resources for the interventions PM+, mhGAP, neighborhood wellbeing focal details in regions of psychological health and GBV and other matter parts as defined by programmatic demands.

Establish the instruction requires of staff on MHPSS and GBV and arrange appropriate trainings (immediately or as a result of exterior sources).

Be certain implementation of theoretical and on the position schooling for the MHPSS workforce (specifically, or by way of external means).

Assess, dependent on the initial targets, the obtained capacities of the experienced staff members dependent on the established of set up frames of competencies).

Advocacy and conversation things to do:

Contribute to the progress of the conversation method of MdM in achieving the strategic goals in MHPSS program.

Produce, lead and participate in advocacy pursuits in line with the MHPSS advocacy system and system in near collaboration with the advocacy supervisor.

Monitoring pursuits:

Validate the interventions proposed and watch their usefulness.

Abide by-up the MHPSS intervention implementation and assure it is in line with initiatives timeline and top quality requirements.

Coordinate with Medical coordinator and Subject Coordinators the implementation of complex assistance of MHPSS Managers on the bases.

Propose programmatic diversifications of the MHPSS system and pursuits if needed.

Human Means:

Take part in defining Job descriptions/ToRs for MHPSS staff, recruitment, training and coaching MHPSS Administrators and other crew customers as wanted in get to develop neighborhood capacities among MdM MHPSS Workforce.

Comply with-up, update, revise the competency framework for MHPSS workforce, as component of the once-a-year appraisal and personnel evaluation processes or primarily based on the require aimed at checking of technical overall performance.

Participate in aim environment and functionality appraisal for MHPSS staff members.

Observe-up on the team-guidance intervention for MdM’s workers, scheduling vital measures and pursuits to assure MdM’s personnel psychological health is adequately supported in collaboration with the Normal Coordinator and Administrative Coordinator.

Proposal composing and Reporting:

Lead to the identification, design and style and proposal crafting of MHPSS intervention.

Present standard complex reporting on MHPSS pursuits to the Common Coordinator, coordination crew, technical referent in HQ in line with set up technical report structure.

Validate and add to Sit-Rep regular monthly mission reports.

Contribute to donor studies by analyzing the M&E details associated to MHPSS activities gathered and consolidated from field implementation.

Make certain abide by-up on specialized implementation studies at field degree (e.g. training reports).

Other tasks:

Take part in Coordination workforce meetings.

Represent MdM in exterior meetings applicable for MHPSS and GBV.

Approach and produce resources for the assessment needed to create MdM’s application and built-in MHPSS activities.

This checklist of functions is not exhaustive and may well modify dependent on the problem.



Agreement duration: 1 year.


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Qualifications AND Abilities:

Educational qualifications necessary: Psychologist or psychiatrist.

Fascinating: Master´s diploma in Global Enhancement and or Humanitarian Support.

Other qualifications: Project management.

Language requirements: Fluent English (composed and spoken). An critical asset: Russian/Ukrainian.

Laptop or computer specifications: Business office pack person stage.

Expertise Specifications:

Knowledge operating in various cultural contexts. Awareness of the political, social and cultural context of Ukraine is an asset.

Know-how in community mental well being, as very well as built-in MHPSS interventions products in promotion/prevention and treatments at key overall health care degree.

Know-how of recommendations and concepts, good practices, of mental overall health and psychosocial guidance in emergency settings.

Ability and proven capacity in organizing and monitoring MHPSS programmes in line with the psychological and psychosocial consequences of violence, which includes gender-dependent violence.

Powerful oral and penned capabilities, specifically in supplying complex assist for proposals, reviews and advocacy materials.


Potential to perform independently.

Reactivity, anticipation, adaptability, capacity to just take initiatives.

Creativeness and the capacity to operate with constrained means.

Strong problem solving and organisational competencies.

Means to prioritize.

Listening and diplomacy skills.

Staff spirit.

Potential to function and reside in complicated environments (proximity to armed conflict, unstable situations).

Strict compliance with the safety protocols founded for the state and MdM mission

Alignment with principles and ethics of Medicos del Mundo

Identification with MdM´s traces of function, values and mission.

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