Gaalkacyo: Fursad Shaqo IRC – Bulsho Caawiye (Case Worker)

Gaalkacyo: Fursad Shaqo IRC – Bulsho Caawiye (Case Worker)

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The Case Worker to be based in Gas Hospital Galkacyo south, will provide psychosocial support, basic case management support to survivors of gender-based violence through individual counseling follow up support, referrals and dissemination of information on available GBV services to encourage access to services. She/he will administratively report to GAS Hospital manager and will technically report and collaborate with the WPE Response Officer to overseeing provision of psychosocial /group support, skills building with local partner, information sessions and other recreational activities that promote social support networks and cohesion with women and girls at the women and girls centers/safe spaces.

The responsibilities of the Case Worker include but are not limited to the following
GBV Case Management
  • Provide direct support and care for adult and child survivors of gender-based violence, including counseling and basic case management in Gas Hospital. Case management services will include:
  • Assessment of needs of clients
  • Developing an action plan with clients
  • Implementing the plan with clients
  • Provide physical accompaniment to GBV survivors if requested to access medical and other services according to their wishes, choices and decisions
  • Conduct direct and regular follow up of GBV survivors through home visits and based on survivors wishes and consent
  • Case closure (if and when appropriate)
  • Ensure proper documentation of reported GBV incidences through utilization of GBVIMS case intake, action, follow up and other case management forms appropriately.
  • Follow GBV guiding principles of respect, confidentiality, and safety/security and non- discrimination while providing services to women and girls.
  • Monitor how the GBV referral pathway is working through making direct follow ups with other organizations that are providing services to survivors.