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Society for Human Rights and Prisoners' Aid (SHARP-Pakistan)

Striving for a Human Rights friendly Pakistan


Required Counselor for Batkhela

Post title: Counselor

Duty station:  Batkhela

No. of positions: 01

Job Description:

The incumbent will act as Counselor under the direct supervision of Field Manager/Team Leader:

  1. To establishing relations of trust and respect with refugees/asylum seekers;
  2. To encourage refugees/asylum seekers to talk about issues they feel they cannot normally share with others;
  3. Actively listen to client concerns and empathizing with their position;
  4. Accepting without bias the issues raised by refugees/asylum seekers;
  5. To help refugees/asylum seekers towards a deeper understanding of their concerns;
  6. To challenge any inconsistencies in what refugees/asylum seekers say or do;
  7. Help refugees/asylum seekers to make decisions and choices regarding possible ways forward;
  8. Refer refugees/asylum seekers to other sources of help, as appropriate;
  9. To liaise,  as necessary, with other agencies and individuals to help effect change based on the issues raised by refugees/asylum seekers;
  10. To maintain individual records.
  11. Perform any ad-hoc duty assigned by the supervisor

Candidate should:

  • A graduate with diploma in sociology/or at least 3 years prior experience in the related field.
  • At least 2 years experience in arranging social activities, experience in counseling including experience in related field.
  • Proficiency in English is essential and Pashto language is preferable.
  • Effective communication/counseling skills required.
  • Computer literacy is essential.


By Email: Please send your CVs with copies of credentials on the following address latest by 03June-2018 at therecruitment4@gmail.com.