Volunteer counselors for Ukrainian refugees in psychosocial counseling

Pro Juventute Switzerland is looking for volunteer counselors

If you would like to support and counsel children, adolescents and their caregivers from Ukraine, we are looking for you! Be part of a well-established counseling team and make a valuable contribution to the integration of
Ukrainian refugees.

We are looking for Russian or Ukrainian speaking professionals to support us in counseling children, adolescents and their caregivers on a voluntary, unpaid basis. The counseling service is exclusively digital, so
we depend on you having a PC and being trained in its use.

What awaits you?

  • Psychosocial counseling of children, adolescents and their caregivers via Whats-App in Russian or Ukrainian language
  • Mediation of contacts to specialized agencies
  • The consultations will probably take place on two weekdays during off-peak hours
  • We can only announce the duration and number of assignments after reviewing the applications received.

What profile do you bring to the table?

  • Completed bachelor's degree in psychology
  • Completed training in psychotherapy or in training
  • Completed bachelor's degree in social work or social pedagogy
  • Experience in counseling children, adolescents and adults
  • Very good language skills in Russian and / or Ukrainian
  • Ideally, you also have language skills in German or English
  • Secure PC user skills for digital counseling
  • Socially competent, resilient, committed

That's what you have to look forward to!

  • You will be professionally introduced to online consulting on the basis of our specialist concept
  • Experienced teams will accompany and support you
  • You can work from where you are
  • Invitation to our volunteer events (digital)