IOM Nigeria Careers – Consultant (MM/Trainer (Art -based Intervention)

International Organization of Migration – IOM Nigeria Job recruitment for Consultant (MM/Trainer (Art -based Intervention).


IOM Careers


Job Title Consultant (MM/Trainer (Art -based Intervention)
Organizational Unit Migration Management (MM)
Duty Station Lagos
IOM Classification Consultants
Type of Appointment : Consultant, 40 working days within a duration of 6 months
SVN No CFCV2020/054
Estimated Start Date As soon as possible
Closing Date 2nd October 2020


Core Functions / Responsibilities:

Inception report, including a detailed methodology and work plan.


Design a contextualized, innovative curriculum for art-based therapeutic activities with a focus on building resilience and leveraging on available social supports. These must be suitable to be delivered by NGOs working with returned migrants.


Deliver a series of trainings for key partners and NGOs working with returned migrants to strengthen their capacity on using art-based therapeutic activities.


Providing supervision for trained key partners and NGOs to facilitate an art-based group session for returning migrants, guiding the clients through the creative process, and encouraging them to engage with their feelings and explore the thought processes behind them.


Final report, incorporating feedback from the IOM project team.


Perform other duties as may be assigned.


Required Qualifications and Experience

An Advanced degree in Psychology, Counselling, Art, Art Education, or a related field from an accredited academic institution.


Minimum Six years’ of professional experience in adolescent development, psychosocial assessment, and Mental Health counseling;


Knowledgeable of and ability to promote inclusivity in working with different groups including women, children, youth, and people with disability;


Excellent oral and written communication skills;


Demonstrated ability in developing innovative treatment modalities and group facilitation skills;


Knowledge /experience in conducting art therapy sessions;


Previous working experience in the West African region or Nigeria desirable;


Computer proficiency including with MS Office Microsoft tools and ability to take notes/drafts and produce high-quality written reports;


Motivated, committed, responsible, and able to work independently with limited direct supervision.


How to apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications via email to indicating position applied on the subject line by 2nd October 2020

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