Programme Management Advisor (Psychosocial Wellbeing)

Job categories Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5011/21762
Level ICS-11
Department/office NYSC, SDC, UN Technology Support Services
Duty station New York, United States of America
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P4
Duration 1 Year (renewable subject to funds availability and satisfactory performance)
Application period 11-May-2021 to 25-May-2021

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

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The Department of Safety and Security (DSS) is responsible for providing leadership, operational support and oversight of the security management system to enable the safest and most efficient conduct of the security programmes and activities of the United Nations System.

This position is located in the Critical Incident Stress Management Unit (CISMU) within the Division of Specialized Operational Support (DSOS), DSS. CISMU coordinates the management of stress and critical incident stress UN system wide to promote the psycho-social wellbeing of all UN personnel and their dependents and ensure that their psycho-social needs are addressed. It has specific responsibilities in emergency preparedness, emergency response and hostage incident management.  Furthermore, it addresses and promotes staff psychosocial wellbeing issues in coordination with Medical Services, HR Services, UN Counsellors from other UN Agencies, Funds and Programmes, senior leaders and line managers UN system wide.

The Programme Management Advisor should be a Health professional preferably a mental health professional with strong programme management as well as Monitoring & Evaluation skills, strong public health expertise including formal graduate level training in biostatics, epidemiology or international public health.

The incumbent of this position will be part of UNOPS personnel and under its full responsibility. Operationally and technically, the incumbent will report to the Chief of CISMU/UNDSS.

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