Brief about RCT/EMPATHY: EMPATHY, founded in 1996, is a non-profit non-governmental organization that provides medical, psycho-social and legal support to victims of torture and their family members in Georgia. It performs a significant role in the field of torture prevention and its persecution in Georgia. When necessary, the Center conducts independent medical expertise conclusions, provides forensic medical and psychological/psychiatric expertise. The Center is accredited with International Rehabilitation Council for Victims of Torture (IRCT) and is an active participant of European Network of Rehabilitation centers. EMPATHY has partnership relations with “Penal Reform International,” with CVT (USA) and collaborates with the World Psychiatric Association (WPA), particularly in research projects. Average number of clients assisted by the RCT/EMPATHY per year is 500 persons.
The RCT/EMPATHY is announcing various vacancies for the Regional Caucasian Project funded by the EIDHR
List of Vacancies:
Doctor Psychiatrist/psychotherapist – 2 persons –Full Time position (100 %)
Doctor Physician – Case Manager – 2 person – Full Time position (100%)
Doctor Neurologist – 2 persons – 25 % position
Head of Clinical Unit – Dr. Psychiatrist/Narcologist – Full time position (100%)
Head of Crisis Intervention and Forensic Unit (Dr. Physician or and Dr. Psychiatrist) – Full time position (100%)
Psychologist/Psychotherapist – 1 p. – Full time position (100%) and 1 p 25 % position.
Social Worker – 1 p – Full time position (100%)
Nurse – 1 p. – Part time position (50 %)
Art Therapist – 1 p – Part time position (50 %)
Head of legal Unit – 1 p. – Full time position (100%)
Lawyer – 1 p. – Full time position (100%)
Office manager (Doctor) – Full time position (100%)
Project Manager (Qualified Doctor on Health Management) – 1 p. Full time position(100%)
Registration Officer – 1 p – Full time position (100%)
Translator (English, Russian) – 1 p. Part time position (50 %)
Data Basa Secretary with good knowledge of Access Data base System and Excel, SPSS if possible – 1 p. part time. (50 %)
Communication Officer – 1 p. 25% position.
Salary: Dependent on qualifications
Probation period: 3 months
Scope of the assignment
The main task of the project is to provide multi disciplinary assistance for victims of torture and their families.
Persons interested in the position are invited to submit by e – mail: a Cover Letter (max 1 page), describing the reasons for applying for this position, Curriculum Vitaedetailing educational history and work experience, other materials if wanted (including recommendation letters from previous employers, language test certificates, etc).
Contact Person: Ekaterine Keburia
Deadline for application: August 25, 2013
Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the interview.