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Job Summary: Provides or oversees the provision of a wide range of professional social and/or mental health services which may include: psychosocial evaluations/assessments, interventions, diagnostic, counseling therapy, crisis intervention, and/or case management services in a high-intensity clinical environment which requires a high degree of independent decision-making. Provides clinical supervision, guidance, training, debriefing, and leadership to other mental health/health care professionals, students, and interns engaged in related activities.

Duties and Responsibilities:
 Provides or oversees and coordinates the provision of a wide range of professional social and/or mental health services to clients. Provides or facilitates crisis intervention and emergency services as required. As appropriate to the position, provides counseling, therapy, and/or psychotherapy, anticipatory guidance, advocacy, and case management. May prepare treatment plans, discharge plans, and follow-up care programs.
 Identifies patients requiring therapeutic support. Collects patient data through interviews, case history, psychological tests, and/or observational techniques; evaluates data to identify causes of problems and to determine proper therapeutic approach or referral to other specialists.
 Provides and/or arranges therapeutic, economic, and social interventions as appropriate to the individual needs of the patient and their caretaker.
 Consults with other therapists and related professional and paraprofessional staff in the performance of advocate duties and/or casework; refers patients to appropriate service agencies as required. Follows up to determine the effectiveness of interventions used and makes appropriate modifications as indicated.
 Facilitates patient and/or family access to appropriate social service agencies for financial assistance and/or other required services. As appropriate to the position, plans develops, organizes, and facilitates community outreach and education activities, which may include psycho-educational groups for patients.
 Provides clinical supervision, guidance, training, debriefing, and leadership to other mental health/health care professionals, students, and interns engaged in related activities.
 Oversees the establishment and maintenance of case files, referrals, and other related documents for the treatment of patients, ensuring compliance with established protocols and procedures.
 Acts as liaison with other community organizations.

Requirements:
 Bachelor’s degree in Counseling, Social Work, or an equivalent field; at least 3 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required
 Knowledge of community mental health resources.
 Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.
 Knowledge of crisis intervention techniques.
 Knowledge of clinical operations and procedures.
 Ability to independently provide social services and crisis intervention to patients and their caretakers/legal guardians.

 Ability to maintain emotional stability to cope with human suffering, emergencies, and other stresses.
 Skill in preparing and maintaining patient records.
 Ability to develop, lead, and train staff and/or students.
 Ability to create, compose, and edit written materials.
 Knowledge of legal and ethical issues related to patients’ rights.

Application must be submitted with Application Letter, CV and Copies of credentials and address to:

The Chief Executive Officer

Natural Rich Global Hospital Sierra Leone

Hastings Junction, Western Area Rural District.

Email: naturalrichglobalsl@gmail.com

Mobile:+232-75-973-164/ +232-30-387-988/ +232-031-062-926

Closing Date: 7th July, 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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