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Intervention Facilitators

Health Right International

This is a Full-time position in Arua posted January 8, 2022.

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# Job Description

Reports to: Project Coordinators
Based in: Arua, Uganda
Classification: Full-Time Emplayee
Number of Positions: 16 8 females and 8 males
Organizational Overview
Health Right International is a Global Health organization that empowers
marginalized communities to live healthy lives, with a particular focus on
tour program areas: HIV/AIDS, Mental Health, Violence, and RMNCAH
Reproductive. Maternal, Newborn, Child, and Adolescent Health and employing
a human rights-based approach, Health Right works closely with community-based
partners to build local capacity and create sustainable programs that have a
lasting impact. Health Right leverages global resources to address local
health challenges to create sustainable solutions. Since its founding in 1990
by the late Dr. Jonathan Mann, Health Right has worked in over 30 countries,
with current projects in Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe, and the United States.
The Peter C. Alderman Program for Global Mental Health PCAP currently
consists of mental health programming in Uganda. Kenya, and Ukraine. In
Uganda, Health Right implements mental health programs in collaboration with
the Government of Uganda and other stakeholders.
Health Right implements mental health programs in collaboration with the
Government of Uganda and other stakeholders.
Job scope
Alcohol use in Humanitarian settings: The Project focus is to address alcohol
use disorders and associated adversities among conflict-affected populations
in Uganda and Ukraine CHANGE. It is a joint collaboration between London
School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, Health Right Uganda, and the
University of Copenhagen. CHANGE is a five-year research project funded by the
NIHR-Welcome Partnership for Global Health Research. CHANGE seeks to develop a
new psychological intervention to reduce alcohol. use disorders AUDs and co-
occurring psychological problems in conflict-affected populations. The
intervention will build upon the World Health Organization’s WHO
intervention “Problem Management Plus” PM+ designed for populations exposed
to adversity to provide individual psychological help for adults impaired by
psychological distress symptoms of depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic
stress disorder PTSD. We will complement PM+ by adding an additional
psychological component addressing alcohol misuse a new intervention called
PM+A.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
• Responsible for the successful delivery of PM+A in Rhino Camp.
• Participate in the translation of intervention materials to ensure high-
quality translation of the same documents.
• Conduct PM+A sessions in accordance with established standard operating
procedures. Provide feedback on PM+4 sessions conducted to the intervention
management team after each session. During intervention periods, meet with
other team members on a daily has is generally at the end of the day to
discuss issues pertaining to Successful PM+A therapy session.
• Participate in weekly meetings to discuss ongoing issues
• Responsible for the safekeeping of intervention materials disposed to them,
such as laptops, speakers, tape recorders, furniture, etc.
• Participate in the screening of clients based on the criteria outline in the
tools, planning the group sessions & facilitation.
• Ensure that all therapeutic sessions are conducted and documentation is
completed in a timely and professional manner.
• Preparation and compiling of quality activity reports and sharing them with
the supervisor.
• Ensure that all work with clients is kept confidential and that ethical
practices are observed at all times.
• Develop referral pathways and systems, and encourage collaboration between
local partners, leaders, CBOS, INGOS & Government ministries.
• Attend inter-agency meetings to improve service delivery to our
clients/groups and access opportunities to showcase what Health Right is doing
in its areas of operation.
• Perform any other activities or duties assigned by his/her supervisor

Qualifications
• At least 2-3 years in-field experience within a Humanitarian, NGO/Agency in
the same or similar position NGO/Agency in the same or similar position
• Extensive experience providing psychotherapy to individuals and groups
• Flexibility and adaptability to the changing environment
• Skilled at working as a team member
• Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
• Demonstrate flexibility to adapt to changing requirements and needs
• Ability to communicate sensitively and without judgment, good diplomatic and
persuasion skills.
• Ability to use good judgment when making decisions and to take
accountability for decisions made.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks: proven self-initiative and problem-solving
abilities.
• Good computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and
PowerPoint
• Proficiency in English and Juba Arabic is required

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Email:: [email protected]

All applicants should send their CVs with three referees and relevant academic
information to **[email protected]** . The deadline for application
is **14th January 2022** at 5:00pm two weeks from the date of publication of
this advert.

At Health Right diversity is a core value, and we welcome applications from
qualified individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, age, religion belief or
any other background. Health Right is committed to the principle of equal
employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a
work environment free of discrimination and harassment All employment
decisions at Health Right are based on organizational needs, job requirements
and individual qualifications, without regard to race, pertinacity, age,
religion or belief or any other background or any other status protected by
the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.

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