Psychological Trauma Counselor

Al-Ghad League

Qualifications & Preferred Skills

1. Appropriate undergraduate tertiary qualifications in the social or behavioural sciences.

2. Demonstrated experience, and theoretical knowledge of crisis and trauma counselling clients in a variety of settings, for example individuals, couples, children, young people, families and groups.

3. Demonstrated skills and experience in working within a case management model, including capacity to manage complex case needs while balancing time constraints.

4. Knowledge and application of relevant legislation and regulations relating to trauma counselling.

5. Demonstrated competency in computer use (Microsoft Office, email and ability to learn new programs).

6. Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.

7. Ability to work with diverse groups such as young people, women, people with an intellectual disability, Aboriginal people, Torres Strait Islanders, and people from different socio economic backgrounds.

8. Ability to work as a team member within the ethos and values of the Iraqi Law of Work . 

How To Apply

Application should contain the following two attachments:

  • Cover letter (Word or PDF)
  • Curriculum Vitae (Word or PDF)
  • Two up to date and recent references required (write in CV).

Please submit your CV in English to [email protected]  and with “ Trauma Counselor – Nin” in the subject line


The deadline is 21 October 2021, by 4:30 pm. Only short-listed applications will subsequently be called for interview. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The short listed candidates will have to travel at their own expense to the place of recruitment. No compensation whatsoever will be given for transport or other.

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