Psychosocial Support Consultant

  • Added Date: Monday, 10 August 2020
  • Deadline Date: Friday, 21 August 2020

About SJAC

Founded in 2012, The Syria Justice and Accountability Centre (SJAC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting meaningful justice for Syria that holds perpetrators accountable and addresses the grievances of victims, leading to lasting peace and respect for human rights.


As part of its missing persons program, SJAC collaborates with Syrian families of missing persons who are advocating for the truth about their loved onesโ€™ fates. SJAC is seeking a psychologist who can provide group and individual therapy sessions to families in order to help them process their grief and prepare to share their stories publicly. This will be a part-time position, with approximately once monthly group sessions and additional, individual sessions as requested. All sessions will be conducted remotely. **

Required qualifications

  • BA or advanced degree in psychology, therapy, or related field.
  • Experience working with victims of trauma, including survivors of violent conflict
  • Experience conducting both individual and group therapy sessions.
  • Knowledge of the Syrian context.
  • Fluency in written and spoken Arabic.
  • Experience working with families of missing persons preferred.

This vacancy is archived.

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