International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs. Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.
BackgroundInternational Medical Corps has been working in Yemen since 2012 and implements its programs through the country office in Sana'a and two field offices (Ibb and Aden). As the emergency has evolved, International Medical Corps has continued providing essential lifesaving support to communities under volatile conditions in the health, nutrition, WASH, and FSL sectors. International Medical Corps is currently implementing in seven governorates of Yemen: Sana'a, Amanat Al-Asimah, Ibb, Taiz, Aden, Lahj, and Al Dhale'e. Across all seven governorates, IMC’s Yemen response consists of integrated projects aimed at delivering a core package of interventions to reach the most vulnerable, conflict-affected, and/or displaced communities with funds from a diverse portfolio of institutional and private donors. International Medical Corps is supporting over 60 Primary Health Care facilities and 3 secondary health care facilities in Aden, Sana’a and Taiz governorates. International Medical Corps has built partnerships with government authorities such as Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation (MOPIC), Ministry of Public Health and Population (MOPHP), National Security, Cleaning Fund, General Authority for Rural Water Supply Projects (GARWSP), Ministry of Agriculture, in order to facilitate access to facilities and communities, for monitoring, and to support the transportation of supplies. International Medical Corps also participates in clusters and coordinates with local and International NGOs to improve quality and to avoid duplication support.
Job PurposeAs part of a comprehensive program to provide critical support to war affected host and internally displaced persons in Yemen, International Medical Corps will be integrating mental health and psychosocial support into the primary health care system, and establishing referral pathways for specialized services. The MHPSS Manager will implement and oversee this new project, manage a team of MHPSS staff, and provide training and capacity building on an ongoing basis to ensure the quality of services being provided.Main ResponsibilitiesTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation. The tasks listed are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive
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