Psycho-Social Counselor Mid Level

Shakti Samuha
Location: Kathmandu
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2017-10-13 Deadline: 2017-10-27
  • Nos. of Opening : 1
  • Location : Kathmandu
  • Working Position : Mid Level
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelor in psychology or in any relevant field (Compulsory 6 months psycho social counseling training from reputed organization)
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Skills & Abilities

§  Good level of proficiency in Windows Excel and quantitative analysis

§  Demonstrated ability to train and build capacity of others

§  Strong interpersonal skills

§  Bilingual in English (essential)

§  Capacity to produce high-quality briefs and reports in English and Nepali


Communication and Reporting

§  Support to the case manager to prepare the case management and support to the project coordinator to prepare the report. 

Job Specification

Major Responsibilities:

  • Understand the complexities of psychosocial emotions that survivors of trafficking/CSEC may have by spending time with the survivors formally and informally
  • Conduct psychosocial assessment of the survivors who have just come to the Shelter home.
  • Provide professional individual as well as group counseling to the survivors residing at Shelter Home and referred cases and maintain records of those sessions.

·         Provide counseling to the survivors’ families when needed.

  • Participate actively in the regular case management meetings and help plan activities with the survivor and personnel from other departments for each case.
  • Be part of the escort team, when needed, for the repatriation.
  • Keep regular contact with the counselor of the sending organization to get needed information about the survivor sent to Shelter home.
  • Supervise Recreational Person.
  • Prepare monthly report of the counseling part amongst other services provided at Shelter Home.

·         Provide Counseling Orientation to staffs and residents.

·         Coordinate and Communicate with different NGOs regarding Counseling.

  • Work as focal person for the counseling for Shelter home in Kathmandu.
  • Develop Psychosocial Counseling Curriculum.
  • Maintain case histories of the residents with the help of Case Manager.

·         Work as the team in Counseling, Publication, Training, hostel Management and recreational committee and child protection committee.

·         Advocacy on Child’s Right and orientation to staffs on child protection issues.

  • Perform other tasks as assigned by the organization.
  • Follow up with other shelter homes run by Shakti Samuha and do the proper documentation.

Apply Instructions

Please drop your CV and Cover letter at

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Chabahil-07, Hospital Marg, House No. 203 (Behind Medicare Hospital), Kathmandu, Nepal
Organization Size 1-10
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