Psychologist & Counselor

Company: Orphalinat Maison De Lumiere / Child Hope International

Job Type:
Full-time

Sector:
Psychology

Location: Delmas, Haiti

Start Date: July 01, 2019

Posted On: Apr 22, 2019

Apply now!

Psychologist & Counselor at Orphalinat Maison De Lumiere / Child Hope International

Job Description:

Overview
Under the authority and supervision of the Directors, the Part-time employee is responsible for applying our mission and vision in the management oversight and execution of counseling activities between Maison De Lumiere (MDL): Children, staff, and family members. These responsibilities will include: evaluating children and families while implementing & monitoring care plans, assisting our social worker with family reintegration, reunification and preservation plans. These requirements of Child Hope International dba Orphelinat Maison de Lumiere in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, are as described herein:

Tasks:
-Develop and implement an internal system for trauma informed care
-Provide all counseling needs of Child Hope children and complete necessary reporting
-Evaluate, manage and keep current all children’s psychological files
-Develop and implement a psychological care plan within our Family Hope strategy: family reunification, aftercare & family preservation
-Provide counseling support to families before, during and after reunifications
-Work closely with Directors, Social Worker, Orphanage Supervisor and staff as needed
-Meet weekly with Directors providing updates
-Identify needs and arrange for psychological and social support to children and families
-Provide recommendations for children which require special assistance

Metrics for Success:
-Children are able to process their traumas, feelings and grow in Christ’s love and healing.
-All 22 Children meet with counselor 2 times each month
-Children and families are provided psychological care
-Internal records clearly track individual child progress
-Children and families regain hope through Christian motivated care, relationships and training

What success looks like:
-Internal reporting system and trainings are in place and on a routine schedule
-Children and family understand how to process and manage emotions, make healthy attachments, and heal from past trauma
-Families in the reunification process are empowered and find hope through counseling, resources, and trainings
-Families in crisis within our community (or sent by IBESR) are supported and remain intact through orphan prevention strategies
-All of our children are reconciled into families
-Family Hope program becomes new identity of impact

Job Qualifications:

Degree / Diploma in Psychology & Counseling
Experience working with children
Kreyol, French and English written and verbal
Computer skills: Typing and organization skills
Proficiency of Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint
Self starter with strong independent work habits while maintaining team unity

About Orphalinat Maison De Lumiere / Child Hope International

The Organization
Child Hope International is a Christian 501(c)3 non-profit organization located in Port-au-Prince, Haiti dba Orphelinat Maison De Lumiere, that exists to provide care for the orphaned and create hope for families in Haiti, through Christian motivated care, relationships, and training. Our vision is to provide orphan care that reduces the future demand for orphan care in Haiti.

Job509 provides info on job opportunities for Haitian professionals inside or outside of Haiti.

Follow Job509

Rebo Behrmann_motors Usaid Crs Worldvision Dhl Bseiph_job509 Image brana

Log in



   Lost your password?