Posted on :
10 Aug, 2016
10 Aug, 2016
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) is a United States-based non-profit organization dedicated to discovering, and promoting effective solutions to global poverty problems. IPA designs, rigorously evaluates, and refines these solutions and their applications together with decision-makers to ensure that the evidence created is used to improve opportunities for the world’s poor.
Job Title: Assistant Psychotherapy Counselor, Escaping Poverty (CBT) Project
IPA Ghana seeks to hire Lead Psychotherapy Counselors and Assistant Psychotherapy Counselors, who will support a project that aims to provide Cognitive Behavioral Group Interventions (CBGI) to a group of program participants in selected rural communities in the Ashanti and Brong Ahafo Regions of Ghana. This project is a collaboration between the University of Ghana Medical School, The Department of Economics at Yale University and Innovations for Poverty Action.
The Assistant Counselors, working closely with their Lead Counselors, Field Manager, Implementation Associate and senior researchers, will be trained in providing CBGI in group settings. Upon successful completion of training, they will provide group counseling sessions to program participants from selected rural communities of the Ashanti and Brong Ahafo Regions, for a period of 12 weeks.
Specifically, the Assistant Counselors will:
Required Skills or Experience
How to Apply
To apply, please fill out the online application form by clicking the link below.
Please take note of the following instructions:
The deadline for applications to this position is August 26, 2016.
Applications received will however be reviewed on an ongoing basis.
Due to the high volume of applications received by IPA, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted by email or phone for an interview
DISCLAIMER: Please note that IPA will never require monetary compensation as part of its application process. Any requests for monetary compensation by persons claiming to be IPA employees or persons claiming to represent IPA should be disregarded and reported. Please direct questions to [email protected] ..