Save the Children MHPSS Assistant Jobs 2024 – South Sudan NGO Jobs

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Save the Children MHPSS Assistant Jobs 2024 – South Sudan NGO Jobs.

Save the Children South Sudan looking for “MHPSS Assistant”.

Applicants with a University degree may apply on or before 27th February 2024.

The Save the Children Fund, commonly known as Save the Children, was established in the United Kingdom in 1919 to improve the lives of children through better education, health care, and economic opportunities, as well as providing emergency aid in natural disasters, war, and other conflicts.

The Save the Children has published a job vacancy announcement on 15th February 2024 for qualified South Sudanese to fill in the vacant post of MHPSS Assistant to be based in Maban, South Sudan.

Recruiter Save the Children
Position Community Based Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Assistant
Location Maban, South Sudan
Country South Sudan
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University degree
Experience Required Minimum 03 years
Application Deadline 27th February 2024

Save the Children Job Vacancy 2024

Role Purpose: Under the supervision of the Community Based MHPSS Officer with technical support from the Community Based MHPSS Technical Specialist, the MHPSS Assistant will help the officer implementing child protection project activities, particularly MHPSS component that will include building the capacity of the CP Community mobilizers, community members and direct services for individuals with mental health problems providing basic counselling and other interventions.

Eligibility Criteria


  • Minimum Diploma level with specialization in counselling, social work or community development

Experience and Skills:


  • 2-3 years’ sectorial experience or relevant experience in social work, community development and working with children in Child Protection Programme preferable with humanitarian Organization.
  • Very good written and spoken English
  • Local community languages including Arabic
  • Excellent technical understanding of child protection in emergencies and community-based approaches
  • Computer knowledge
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Be able to prioritize tasks
  • Able to operate in extremely harsh living and working environment


  • Knowledge of the area, socio-culture and local language where the post is located (Renk) is an added advantage
  • Work experience with children and families, especially knowledge of child rights and participation
  • Experience in community facilitation and mobilisation
  • Previous NGO experience, including an understanding of the neutral status of an international NGO.

Other Details

  • Job Identification: 3095
  • Job Category: Child Safeguarding
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply Save the Children MHPSS Assistant Jobs 2024

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The Closing Date: 27th February 2024

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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