Protection Officer (PSS) (Closed)

Protection Officer (PSS) (Closed)


Danish Refugee Council (DRC)

Announced Date

Nov 13, 2022


Nov 26, 2022


Kabul, Afghanistan

Employment Type

Full Time


As per company salary scale

Job Requirements

  • At least 2-3 years of work experience in psychological/psychosocial counseling, preferably with IDPs/refugees/returnees;
  • Demonstrated strong experience working with vulnerable clients, including survivors of SGBV and victims of child abuse;
  • Strong knowledge of child-friendly interviewing techniques and communicating with children;
  • Familiarity with IASC Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support In Emergency Settings;
  • Understanding the psychosocial support needs of IDPs/refugees in Afghanistan;
  • University degree in Psychology or Social Work, and a valid certificate from the Ministry of Health certifying as professional psychosocial counsellor;
  • An understanding of the basic principles of humanitarian work, human rights, protection, and the needs of internally displaced persons and refugees in Afghanistan;
  • Interest in humanitarian work and human rights, ability and willingness to learn;
  • Ability to clearly express one’s thoughts, to analyze and present information clearly and concisely;
  • Ability to set priorities and show initiative, to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail;
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Good knowledge of English, fluency in Pashto and ,good knowledge of Dari.


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