DSS MHPSS is looking for a Child Protection Specialist/MHPSS in Afghanistan. The position is for 3 months. Starting date is as soon as possible.

Requirements to qualify for this assignment, a.o.:

  1. An advanced University degree in one of the following fields: social sciences, public administration, law, public health, nutrition, international relations, business administration or other related disciplines. Preferably a combination of management, administration, and relevant technical fields.
  2. A minimum of eight years of progressively responsible professional work experience at the national and international levels, with at least 4 years’ experience in emergency settings. Experience in similar conflict contexts (e.g., Syria, Libya, Yemen) especially desirable.
  3. Specialized training/experience in emergency response management with more focus on MHPSS.
  4. Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another official UN language or Dari/Pashtu is an advantage.

Please refer to the Terms of Reference for more information about this mission: ToR Child Protection Specialist – MHPSS

When interested in this deployment, please send a taylored cv and your availability (including earliest possible starting date) to mhpss@rvo.nl.