Social Worker / Counselling Psychologist Jobs – Community Consortium Uganda (CCU)


Job Title:    Social Worker / Counselling

Organisation: Community
Consortium Uganda (CCU)

Duty Station: 
Kampala, Uganda


About US:

Community Consortium
Uganda (CCU) is a local organization in Uganda. Our headquarters are in Kawuku,
Plot 787 Block 414, Entebbe Road and have a Sub-office in Kyegegwa-Kasabya
zone. Our Vision is to create equal opportunities for all. CCU’s over all
objective is to improve the Quality of life for Refugees and Host Communities
in the areas of Health (including Mental Health, Sexual and Reproductive health
and Rights (SRHR), Education, Economic Opportunities and Protection. CCU is an
equal opportunity organization dedicated to accountability, professionalism and
zero tolerance to all forms of discrimination.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

mental and social support to mental health cases

assessment interviews

out service mapping with a view to identifying relevant and functional services
in the refugee and host communities.

any mental cases of concern and register each case in accordance with the
standard guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures.

coordination with the project team, make timely internal andor external
referrals of any mental health cases identified to and coordinate appropriate
response to the case with partner organisations and services.

proper follow up and monitor each individual referred mental case within the terms
and timelines

facilitate trainings for staff andor community as required, conduct awareness
session in mental health related topics and support in distribute any related
posters and

relevant community meetings; participate in relevant councils, roundtables, and


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

applicant must hold a university degree in Psychology, Sociology, and other
related studies. A higher education degree such as Master or other will be seen
as an advantage.

One to
three years of previous relevant experience

interpersonal and communication skills

ability to work with highly vulnerable groups

Able to
work effectively within a team and/or individually

organized with strong time-management skills

to work under pressure


How to Apply:

Please send us your
cover letter and CV to and stating the position you are applying for.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.


Deadline: 31st January 2021


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