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MHPSS Director

Amman (Jordan)

Scope of Work:

  • Provide technical supervision to mental health case management services & psychosocial support programs;
  • Take lead in development and oversight of program technical monitoring and evaluation framework of program activities;
  • Assist national partners in development of the detailed mental health and psychosocial needs implementation plan in accordance with IMC and donor requirements;
  • Identify training needs of national partners related to mental health and assist in training design and provision;
  • Design and implement the MHPSS staff development and capacities for International Medical Corps staff and partners.
  • Draw the lines for integration MHPSS within health services at International Medical Corps and ministry of Health clinics.
  • Establish formal relationships with relevant ministries and governmental institutions;
  • Contribute to proposal writing and donor reports and internal IMC reports as required;
  • Take the lead in coordination and lead the co-chair the MHPSS working group;
  • Promote inter agency communication and support the instituting inter agency referral system;
  • Monitor the psychotropic consumption in all clinics.
  • Analyze data collected from the field and utilize information into publication serve as advocate for MHPSS integration.
  • Perform other job-related duties as requested by Supervisor.


  • Field monitoring and support visits
  • Progress reports reviewed and prepared
  • Case reports reviewed & case conferences attended
  • Training delivered and organized

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in a relevant field such as mental health, psychology, or social work is a must; Master degree is preferred
  • 10 years of experience with bachelor degree; 5 years with masters
  • Fluent in English & Arabic
  • Familiar with case management in mental health
  • At least 3-year experience within humanitarian emergency context
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet urgent deadlines

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This position is only for Jordanian Nationality Only

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  • Organization: IMC - International Medical Corps
  • Location: Amman (Jordan)
  • Grade: Mid/Senior - Internationally recruited position - Mid/Senior level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Public Health and Health Service
    • Project and Programme Management
    • Operations and Administrations
  • Closing Date: 2016-05-08

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