Counsellor Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Wamo Relief And Rehabilitation Service

Purpose of the Position.

Under the direction of the Child Protection Coordinator and Field protection coordinator, the Case Management/Counselor is responsible for evaluation of clinical and psychosocial needs, develop a plan of care to address coordination and delivery of care services, educate the patient (significant other) in health and health delivery areas, evaluate established plan of case interventions, collaborate with care providers in an ongoing treatment plan and track outcomes.

Duties and Responsibilities

Assist the GBV Field coordinator in establishing three referral pathways between service organizations and community focal points
Organize and lead trainings in GBV case management for members of the community

Provide follow-up training on GBV case management for survivors in Health facilities
Organize and lead an initial training on clinical management of rape (CMR) for 20 healthcare providers.
Organize and lead refresher trainings in CMR for previously trained healthcare providers (training should include a refresher on patient flow, privacy, security of patients)
Review and develop case management systems as needed, including processes for case intake, follow up and review.
Develop systems for safe documentation and sharing of information.
Develop tools for assessing client satisfaction and train staff and case workers on use of tools
Prepare training reports and provide regular updates to project management.
Prepare an end-of assignment report outlining accomplishments, challenges and recommendations for further interventions.
Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) standards within WRRS and among the beneficiaries of the project


Advanced degree in social work, psychology or similarly appropriate educational/professional background
Understanding of international CMR protocols and experience conducting CMR trainings
Experience in GBV programming, including experience with case management and support services for survivors.
Experience organizing and leading trainings
Experience in direct support of survivors of sexual violence

Applicants should be Somalia National.


Application letters and copies of relevant academic and technical qualifications should be sent not later that 26th of June 2018.

NB: Please note on the subject of the email Case manager/Counsellor

Female candidates are encouraged to apply