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MHNT- GBV and MHPSS officer – World Vision Ethiopia Vacancy Announcement

MHNT- GBV and MHPSS officer – World Vision Ethiopia Vacancy Announcement, Movember 2 2023



Organization: World Vision Ethiopia

Position: MHNT- GBV and MHPSS officer

Location: Gambela

Employment: Full time

Deadline: Nov 7, 2023






Job Description

Compiling and analyzing data, and related information on overall IDP, returnees and humanitarian crisis in the target area, with a specific focus on child protection/GBV, and prepare written inputs accordingly to inform effective program planning, development and management.

Undertakes regular protection service delivery for vulnerable women, girls and children to recover from the traumatized experiences caused by conflict and forced displacement.
Collect information; identify problems and constraints in order to ensure effective project delivery.
Participate in meetings with relevant coordination forums, local authorities, other actors and donors to discuss and represent WVE’s work
Facilitate training for various community groups on relevant topics of child protection and gender-based violence sector in partnership with civil society and government actors
Monitor, analyses and evaluate project results to ensure achievement of objectives and take corrective action when necessary..
Ensure application of standards, guidelines and good practices for children and women protection in emergency related activities
Required Professional Experience:

  • University degree in clinical psychology, psychiatric nurse,  public health, clinical nurse  sociology, social worker and relevant field of social sciences .
  • A minimum of three years’ experience in Gender-based violence and related areas, program/project development and management in emergency context is required.
  • Proven experience in designing and implementing child protection and GBV trainings to a variety of stakeholders.
  • Direct case management and experience working with children, women and adolescents is an asset.
  • Knowledge and experience on Gender Based Violence programming including prevention of sexual exploitation and abuse (PSEA) an asset.
  • Knowledge and skills of and ability to implement integrated CP responses, including Gender Based Violence. Awareness of or interest in community-based protection mechanisms

Job Requirements


Required Education, training, license, registration, and certification:

  • Extensive training in the fields of CP/GBV, psycho-social wellbeing, case management and application of international technical guidelines and standards in Child Protection and GBV.

Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications:

  • University degree in social work, sociology, psychology, child protection, public health.

Travel and/or Work Environment  Requirement :Frequent travel to the project sites and to NO as needed

Physical Requirements:100% travel to project site

Language Requirements:Speak Amharic, English and the local language is an advantageous

Applicant Types Accepted:

Local Applicants Only


How to Apply

Interested applicants should follow the below application link to apply–GBV-and-MHPSS-officer_JR26185

World Vision is a child-focused organization that is committed to safeguarding all children as well as adult beneficiaries and has zero tolerance for incidents of violence or abuse against children or adults, including sexual exploitation or abuse, committed either by employees or others affiliated with our work. Therefore, World Vision does not hire staff whose background is not suitable for working with children or vulnerable adults, even if their role does not interact directly with them.

Disclaimer: World Vision Ethiopia is a reputable organization that values transparency and fairness in its recruitment process and does not solicit any money for any job application. We encourage all job seekers to be cautious of any job ads that require payment or personal information upfront. If you have any questions or concerns about our job ads or recruitment process, please do not hesitate to contact us directly.


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