MHPSS Coordinator / Συντονιστής/ρια Ψυχοκοινωνικής Υγείας και Ψυχοκοινωνικής Υποστήριξης

Fenix Humanitarian Legal Aid

Job Description

The MHPSS Coordinator will be responsible for supervising the MHPSS activities of Fenix mental health team. The MHPSS Coordinator will be responsible for managing cases, supporting emergency cases, conducting appropriate referrals to a psychiatrist if needed and protection services. The psychologist will provide psychological interventions based on the client’s needs. Fenix is especially focused on survivors of violence.

Job Responsibilities

  • Follow internationally recognized best practices for evidence based psychological interventions and the management of clients with mental health concerns, as well as guiding principles for gender-based violence and child protection
  • Design, plan, implement and adapt MHPSS activities and ensure the overall quality of Fenix MHPSS services
  • Collaborate and liaise with other mental health actors on the island, ensuring safe referral pathways for MHPSS clients
  • Collaborate with the rest of the team to exchange information and ensure that Fenix programs are responding to the evolving needs of refugees
  • Provide the team with technical support and guidance
  • Provide updated service mapping and continuous networking
  • Provide Fenix team with adequate training and access to staff care
  • Oversee clinical data and manage monthly statistics
  • Participate in advocacy efforts and liaising with actors on the island and the mainland

All Fenix team members must comply with the values and principles outlined in the Fenix code of conduct and Policies.

Job Requirements

  • Licensed Greek psychologist
  • Fluent in English. Other languages are an asset
  • Professional experience providing psychological interventions to vulnerable populations
  • Professional experience in coordination and supervision role is an asset
  • Knowledge of different culturally relevant therapeutic techniques
  • Experience creating individual care plans for clients
  • Experience providing trainings to mental health staff
  • Positive and professional attitude, including ability to work in a team setting


  • 12-month contract, full-time position based in Mytilene, Lesvos. Possibility to extend, subject to funding and performance.
  • Competitive salary
  • Start date: immediate

How to apply

Please apply through the general application form on our website at, click on “Apply” at the bottom of the page and select the position “Field Greek Lawyer”.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and references and background checks will be requested before extending an offer.

For questions, please contact [email protected]