Mental Health Nurse
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
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The Mental Health Nurse reports directly to the Mental Health Officer. He/she will be expected to work under Clinical services program with a main objective of integrating mental health care across all IRC health facilities.
- Implement mental health integration strategy with guidance from the mental health officer.
Identify and define mental health problems among refugees and provide technical advice on mental health matters.
Oversee and conduct mental health assessments, diagnose and plan individual case management of psychiatric patients in the camp and refer accordingly.
Develop in patient care plans for psychiatric patients admitted into the ward and liaise treatment plans with the clinical staff on duty.
Provide mental health and psychosocial support through use of individual or group counseling and psychotherapy.
Ensure timely completion of HIS weekly and monthly reports (statistical data and narrative) based on the daily /weekly mental health activities in liaison with the mental health officer.
Participate in mental health and psychosocial working group meeting
- Liaise with other implementing partners within the refugee camp in advocacy for mental health clients
: Diploma, Associate's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 2 yearsRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)