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Recrutement de 01 Staff Counsellor, Consultant

Localité : Kenya / Nairobi
Domaine : Sociologie
Niveau : Non precise
Entreprise recruteur : World Food Programme

Career Opportunities: Staff Counsellor, Consultant

- Posted 15/06/2023
- Short Term Monthly
- Africa, Central & Eastern
- Kenya - Nairobi - Working Job Language (1) - OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS
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WFP celebrates and embraces diversity. It is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all its employees and encourages qualified candidates to apply irrespective of race, colour, national origin, ethnic or social background, genetic information, gender, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, religion or belief, HIV status or disability.

ABOUT WFP
The United Nations World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetimes. Every day, WFP works worldwide to ensure that no child goes to bed hungry and that the poorest and most vulnerable, particularly women and children, can access the nutritious food they need.

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE OF THE ASSIGNMENT
The United Nations World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. WFP Kenya Country Office operations are extremely complex in nature with high reputational risks. The challenge of working in difficult conditions to bring much needed food and support to beneficiaries, while inherently rewarding, can place a great deal of pressure and stress on WFP staff.

As part of a multidisciplinary team under the Staff Wellness Division, the Staff Counselling Unit is committed to the promotion of psychological and physical health in the broadest sense so staff can continue to function at high levels in order to meet the mandate of the organization. This is done by identifying and addressing psychological risk factors in the workplace, and through the provision of counselling services to staff members and their dependents.

WFP Kenya Country Office, Nairobi is looking for a highly qualified Staff Counsellor to provide efficient and effective psychological counselling to staff requiring support related to workplace difficulties or personal issues. A large emphasis is placed on extensive engagement with staff and promotion of staff wellbeing.

JOB PURPOSE
To provide efficient and effective psychological counselling to staff requiring support related to work-place difficulties or personal issues. A large emphasis is placed on extensive engagement with staff and promotion of staff well-being.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)
Provide empirically supported and culturally sensitive counselling services to staff and if requested their dependents; this may include case management and referrals to other resources as required.
Provide pre and post deployment briefings to staff being deployed to emergency or hardship duty stations.
Using the WFP Wellness Strategy work closely with partners to develop a broad range of Wellness initiatives that fit the context and needs of the operation.
Based on data trends and requests from other divisions/units/offices develop and provide a range of trainings and programs including but not limited to team building, resilience, harassment, and cross-cultural sensitivity to improve morale, health, and team dynamics.
As part of a multidisciplinary team work closely with individuals and teams to address psychological risks at the individual, unit and organizational level.
When requested work closely with managers/supervisors towards improving the working atmosphere in their units.
Manage the content of the Wellbeing Platform relevant to Kenya.
Provide counselling services to individuals and/or groups during emergencies; provide services in a timely and sensitive manner to staff and dependents after critical incidents, and ensure follow up support for staff and dependents following critical events;
Support and maintain the existing WSV Network through supervision; disseminate training materials and related protocols.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (cont.)
Identify and liaise with high quality local and regional mental health resources that can be used for referrals or in times of crisis.
In the best interests of staff members and the organization work in a collegial and professional manner with all units in the Staff Wellness Division to ensure continuity of care.
Work as a part of a team to ensure WFP divisional priorities are implemented consistent with the yearly divisional work plan and the Wellness Division Strategic Plan.
Develop and participate in multidisciplinary programmes in the Staff Wellness Division as well as Regional and Country Offices.
Be proactive in building partnerships with but not limited to HR and security that support staff within the agency and with other agencies or relevant organizations.
Contribute to the development of policies and guidelines, as well as written and visual materials to increase awareness regarding important themes and topics related to Staff Wellness.
Complete administrative duties such as maintain statistics on activities and completing reporting requirements as per the requirement in the Staff Wellness Division.
STANDARD MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Advanced University degree in Psychology, Psychiatry, Counselling or other related field. Registration as a Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Counsellor or equivalent in the country of origin is required.
Experience: Typically five years or more of relevant experience in the field of mental health including experience in working in UN or other humanitarian organizations. Experience in hardship duty stations providing counselling services to staff working in difficult and hazardous environments is required.

Language: Proficiency in written and verbal communication in English is required. Knowledge of intermediate knowledge of another UN language is advantageous.



Knowledge & Skills:

Broad knowledge of all facets of the field of counselling, and ability to provide an environment in which others can talk confidentially and act without fear or repercussions within a climate of established trust.
Excellent communication skills (oral, written and presentations) including the ability to defend and explain difficult issues and positions to staff at all levels.
Ability to identify clients' needs and suggest appropriate solutions.
Ability to establish and maintain productive partnerships with clients.
Ability to contribute to the strategic vision of the Wellness division based on trends identified using a population health model.
Very good working knowledge of technology tools such as PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
Ability to operate effectively, and establish and maintain effective working relationships in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity.
Conflict resolution and mediation skills
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.
The World Food Programme DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS.
WFP embraces diversity and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that celebrates diversity and inclusivity in all ways.
All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications and merit.
Applicants profile MUST match the C.V attached. Any discrepancies between the C.V and the profile will lead to automatic disqualification.
Contract Details
Type of contract: Consultancy Level II

Unit / Division: Wellness

Duty station (City, Country): Nairobi, Kenya

Duration: 11 Months

Type of contract: Consultancy Level II

Unit / Division: Wellness

Duty station (City, Country): Nairobi, Kenya

Duration: 11 Months

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS
The deadline for application is 11.59 pm EAT Time on 05 July 2023.

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WFP has a zero-tolerance approach to conduct such as fraud, sexual exploitation and abuse,

sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. All selected candidates will be expected to adhere to WFP’s standards of conduct and will therefore undergo rigorous background verification internally or through third parties. Selected candidates will also be required to provide additional information as part of the verification exercise. Misrepresentation of information provided during the recruitment process may lead to disqualification or termination of employment

WFP will not request payment at any stage of the recruitment process including at the offer stage. Any requests for payment should be refused and reported to local law enforcement authorities for appropriate action.



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