Wed. Mar 22nd, 2023

Psychological Well being Advisor

Everlasting contract /Half-Time (50%)
Experiences to:

The Psychological Well being Advisor for Bolivia will report back to the CBM International Psychological Well being Director and be supported in day-to-day operations by the CBM International Nation Director, Bolivia.

Job Overview and Core Goal

The place holder is a part of the CMH (Group Psychological Well being) Technical Space’s Core Crew that leads on areas of technical help for psychological well being for the organisation globally. The main target is on psychological well being work in Bolivia, however the Advisor may even characterize CBM International in regional/Spanish-speaking boards, for instance PAHO. The position additionally helps strategic planning and operational actions globally, together with setting and sustaining of high quality in programme implementation and advocacy.

Information and expertise in incapacity inclusion is extremely desired, and expertise in psychological well being and psychosocial help (MHPSS) in humanitarian emergencies, in addition to youngster psychological well being, can be welcomed.

The core goal of the position is to help native companions with the data and capability they should ship top quality programming. The position additionally covers advocacy actions and communication on psychological well being points, and will contain advising on psychological well being points on behalf of CBM International to different organisations.

This position is guided by the appliance of CBM International requirements and organisational technique into the programme work of CBM International, and the Bolvia Nation Technique. General route is outlined by the Group Psychological Well being Technique, itself primarily based on the CBM International Federation Technique. Good Follow Guides and different publications information how we work in apply.

Primarily based: We welcome functions from these with the appropriate to work in Bolivia. This position shall be primarily based in Cochabamba, Bolivia. Some journey internally in Bolivia, and infrequently to different international locations is anticipated (not exceeding 25% of labor time).

Hours: Half-time (50%)

Wage vary: The wage supplied shall be aggressive, depending on expertise and expertise. We provide a neighborhood contract.

Tasks and Duties

The job holder is chargeable for supporting CBM International’s Group Psychological Well being (CMH) work in Bolivia, with the next particular obligations for our programmes. As well as, regional/world initiatives could come up elsewhere, and the Advisor shall be a member of the International CMH Core Technical Crew, and shall be assigned sure global-level duties.

Develop, in 3-way collaboration with Member Groups and the Bolivia Nation Crew, new psychological well being programmes. These could also be targeted on psychological well being, or built-in into different sectoral work.
Assist the CBM International Bolivia Nation Crew in supply, monitoring, analysis and continued refinement of programmes in response to CBM International’s Working Mannequin
Take part in related CBM International Bolivia conferences, together with the Nation Coordination Discussion board
Assist and the place applicable construct capability for the work of associate employees
Recruit and handle consultants as required to fulfil particular assignments
Signify CBM International in exterior boards, offering top quality technical recommendation, and focused advocacy at applicable occasions and thru varied teams
Signify the Group Psychological Well being Technical Crew in inside CBM International boards and work processes
Develop relationships and networks that help the organisation’s mandate and advocacy efforts
Handle and report on Bolivia’s CMH price range and have an summary of CMH venture budgets
Different related features of the work of the CMH Initiative as related and throughout the general scope of advisory work



In a position to make sound judgements and well timed selections on safeguarding threat administration to make sure the programme is secure. In a position to develop and implement modern options to minimise dangers to programme members.


At all times considers safeguarding dangers in all actions and interventions.

Key outcomes anticipated from this position
Work with MAs, the Nation Crew, and companions to develop and efficiently develop the CMH programme portfolio in Bolivia
Companions are supplied with related and up-to-date technical recommendation, and supported in psychological well being capability, together with Organisations of Individuals with Disabilities (OPDs), by sustaining shut working relationships with them, to make sure top quality venture supply
CMH and MHPSS capability of CBM International employees and companions is constructed to adjust to anticipated core competencies
Core CMH Technical Crew is strengthened by common liaison with Regional CMH Advisors and different members
Customers of CBM International associate programmes, and employees, are secure from abuse and exploitation.
Particular person Specification

The entire following necessities are important, until marked with a * when they’re fascinating, and shall be assessed from a mixture of data supplied from the appliance kind and interview course of.

CBM International welcomes candidates from various backgrounds and other people with lived expertise of incapacity.

Schooling, Information, and Expertise

Background qualification in psychological well being, psychiatry, psychology, psychosocial incapacity, or associated subject at diploma degree or increased
Minimal of three years working expertise in psychological well being and improvement, or in incapacity inclusive improvement, ideally at advisory degree
Sturdy understanding of disability-inclusive improvement, and its software to psychological well being
Expertise in making use of related instruments and strategies (venture administration, information and monitoring and analysis, inclusive and participatory approaches and many others)
Expertise in humanitarian response and MHPSS, and in youngster psychological well being*
Expertise in networking, advocacy and influencing with data of key world and continental networks, ideally having performed an lively half in such networks
Expertise in creating venture proposals and efficiently reaching funding for initiatives. Understands and incorporates donor necessities for safeguarding and accountability mechanisms.
Expertise in writing studies and tips
Expertise in operational analysis, and interpretation and software of proof in apply*
Expertise in educating/ coaching/ teaching
Expertise of managing and supervising others*

Abilities/competencies/private qualities

Willingness to be taught and use CBM International venture administration instruments, reporting, statistics codecs, International On-line, International Join, Individuals HR software program and many others
Instruments and sources particular to psychological well being work; WHO QualityRights, mhGAP, scalable transdiagnostic psychological interventions, MHPSS in emergencies
Good expertise in MS Workplace, together with making paperwork and displays accessible. Potential to handle budgets in Excel
In a position to be taught and implement CBM International’s Safeguarding Coverage, Code of Conduct, incident response protocols and first responder position in recording, responding and reporting incidents
In a position to make sound judgements and well timed selections on safeguarding threat administration to make sure the programme is secure, and to develop and implement modern options to minimise dangers to programme members. Can supply required technical {and professional} experience to design and ship secure programming.
Spanish and English (skilled proficiency, spoken and written is crucial)
French or different languages*


Alignment to CBM International’s values;

We champion inclusion
We attempt for justice
We pursue excellence
We embrace partnership
We dwell with integrity

Acts as a job mannequin for CBMG’s dedication to zero-tolerance of abuse, do no hurt and safeguarding requirements. Treats the survivor and others concerned in any incident with dignity and respect, utilizing a survivor-centred method.

Find out how to apply

Extra details about CBM International Incapacity Inclusion will be discovered by visiting the CBM International web site:


Use this hyperlink: Job Openings (peoplehr.internet) to use
Put together your CV in English please, as you will have to add it into our ATS system.
Obtain and full the Utility Kind in English please, as you will have to add it into our ATS system.
No e-mail functions shall be thought of. You probably have any issues with the system, please redirect them to our e-mail handle [email protected] with the next format: Household Identify First Identify: Psychological Well being Advisor, Bolivia.

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