Position title
Psychologist – Free State Province (1x Dihlabeng, 1x Setsoto)
Description

About CCI

Centre for Communication Impact (CCI) is a non-profit South African organisation based in Pretoria. We aim to be a centre of excellence in Strategic health and development Communication programmes that are centred around meaningful Community Engagement.

Purpose of position

Based in Bethlehem and Ficksburg, the Psychologist will be responsible for the delivery of psychosocial interventions to Adolescents and Yoing People in their allocated sub-district. This role will include providing counselling and support to in-school and out-of-school youth. It will also include the provision of life skills that support the holistic development of AYPs and prepare them to enter their next professional stage. The Psychologist will ensure all pyshosocial priorities are met as per grant requirements.

Reporting Relationships

The Psychologist will report to the respective Program Manager in their allocated district.

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Contribute to development, refinement and execution of the psychosocial components of the AYP programme interventions.
  • Build the capacity of Counsellors on Counselling skills and beneficiary management
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of various programmes to Adolescents and Young People in the 15-24 age categories.
  • Implement and manage the beneficiary mentorship programmes.
  • Contribute, present and create psychosocial topics and dialogues that targets Adolescents and Young People in the district.
  • Support generation of data through monitoring and evaluating outcomes of the psychosocial components of the project.
  • Support report writing.
  • Engage with stakeholders on ways to improve psychosocial support to in-school and out-of-school youths.
  • Support advocacy efforts for Adolescent Boys and Young Men to increase their access to psychosocial services in the programme.
  • Perform and assist in other duties as assigned by the Program Manager and other District based management team members.
Requirements
  • Contribute to development, refinement and execution of the psychosocial components of the AYP programme interventions.
  • Build the capacity of Counsellors on Counselling skills and beneficiary management
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of various programmes to Adolescents and Young People in the 15-24 age categories.
  • Implement and manage the beneficiary mentorship programmes.
  • Contribute, present and create psychosocial topics and dialogues that targets Adolescents and Young People in the district.
  • Support generation of data through monitoring and evaluating outcomes of the psychosocial components of the project.
  • Support report writing.
  • Engage with stakeholders on ways to improve psychosocial support to in-school and out-of-school youths.
  • Support advocacy efforts for Adolescent Boys and Young Men to increase their access to psychosocial services in the programme.
  • Perform and assist in other duties as assigned by the Program Manager and other District based management team members.
Other info

Note: All CCI contracts are one year renewable upon satisfactory performance, need for the position and availability of funding. CCI reserves the right to withdraw or modify the description of this vacancy at anytime as final contracting with the successful candidate is dependent upon final agreement with the funder.

How to Apply: Interested candidates should forward a motivation letter (not more than one page) and an updated CV (not more than four pages) to CCI Human Resources at jobs@ccisa.org.za on or before Wednesday, 15th June 2022 at 16hrs SAST. Please put the title of Psychologist (Dihlabeng) or Psychologist (Setsoto) in the subject line.

Job Location
Free State Province
Date posted
June 7, 2022
Valid through
June 15, 2022
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Position: Psychologist – Free State Province (1x Dihlabeng, 1x Setsoto)

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