Counselor

  • Full time
  • Hwange
  • @Musasa Project posted 4 weeks ago
  • Posted : 19 April 2024 -Accepting applications

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Qualified / Experienced
  • Experience 2 Years
  • What we do NGO / NPO & Charity
  • Qualifications Diploma level
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Job Description

Musasa is a national NGO that has been dedicated to addressing Violence against Women (VAW) since its establishment in 1988. With a strong focus on providing direct support to survivors of Gender-based Violence, Musasa also actively engages in public education and awareness-raising initiatives to combat VAW.

As a partner of UNPFA, Musasa is currently implementing the CERF PROJECT across various districts in Zimbabwe, including Buhera, Chimanimani, Mwenezi, Chiredzi, Hwange, Umguza, Beitbridge, and Gwanda.

Musasa is looking for a compassionate and skilled Counselor to join the organization’s dynamic team. As a Counselor, you will play a crucial role in providing counseling services and support to survivors of Gender-Based Violence. This is a rewarding opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the lives of individuals affected by violence.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct day-to-day counseling sessions for survivors of Gender-Based Violence.
  • Follow up on cases and ensure effective case management.
  • Provide group and individual counseling within communities.
  • Coordinate with partners in the GBV referral network.
  • Disseminate information about available services to surrounding communities.
  • Participate in outreach programs to raise awareness of available GBV response services.
  • Attend district meetings to contribute insights and collaborate with relevant stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with other project implementing partners in the district.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation of counseling sessions.
  • Provide support and guidance to ensure the well-being of survivors.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Diploma in Counselling, Degree in Social Work, or any related social science degree.
  • An additional qualification in Development Studies would be an added advantage.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar counseling role.
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office applications.
  • Ability to quickly grasp new topics, issues, and disciplines.
  • Strong collaboration and partnership skills, working effectively with various stakeholders.

To apply, please send your application letter and CV, along with three (3) traceable references no later than 23 April 2024.

Musasa Project

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