Job Information MHPSS Community Facilitator NGO Information Job Information
Contract Duration
Governorate Sulimaniyah
Job Shift
Nationality Not Applicable
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2023-11-15
Minimum Education Bachelor Degree
Degree Title
Minimum Experience 3 Year
Required Travel
Job Status
No Of Jobs 1
Published Date 2023-11-15
Deadline Date 2023-11-25
[Sulaymaniyah,Iraq ]



The Jiyan Foundation for Human Rights is seeking applicants for the position of Syrian community facilitator  located in Sulaymaniyah, KRG - Iraq.

 Position: Syrians community facilitator

Status: Full-time employee (40h/week)

Based: Sulaymaniyah, Syrians inside or outside the camps, Iraq

Reports to: Line manager/Clinical leader

Application deadline: November 25, 2023

Starting Date: ASAP

Nationality: Syrian


  • Conducts public awareness sessions for the Syrian refugees inside and outside the camps.
  • Documents and coordinates contents and implementation of public sessions for the Syrians
  • Functions as a focal point and contact person for public awareness sessions in Syrian communities.
  • Provides basic information on legal issues/mental health
  • Provides basic legal/mental health services
  • Accompany clients when visiting state institutions
  • Supports selection of participants,
  • Refers clients to the Jiyan Foundation’s center in Sulaymaniyah and to external partners
  • Ensures monitoring and evaluation of the sessions.
  • Regularly reports to management.
  • Cooperates project team for topics about the public awareness sessions.
  • Carries out any other relevant duties according to the professional capacities and position in the organization as assigned by the supervisor or line manager in mutual agreement
Qualifications & Preferred Skills


  • Must hold a Syrian nationality.
  • Very good Arabic and Kurdish speaking, English is an advantage.
  • Active interest in promoting human rights and social justice; awareness of current events both nationally and internationally.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office tools and email communication
  • Very good communication and presentation skills
  • Readiness to travel to different locations where Syrian refugees reside.
  • Ability to work in an interdisciplinary team and cooperate with other project staff.


  • Participation in professional trainings and seminars by Jiyan Foundation staff.
  • Access to Jiyan Foundation’s library
  • Working in an international and dedicated team
  • Paid holidays (24 days for 40 h/week) plus 15 statutory holidays. Additional paid holidays, especially on the occasion of religious festivals, may be agreed upon.
  • Voluntary pension scheme with employer contributions
How To Apply


Please submit a cover letter explaining your motivation for working with Jiyan, your curriculum vitae, as well as relevant references in one PDF file (max. size 15 MB) in English to . Incomplete applications will not be considered.



The Jiyan Foundation for Human Rights is an equal opportunity employer, and we particularly encourage women and disadvantaged groups to apply for this position. You can find more information about our work at

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