The goal of this job is to provide a technical support to mentally detained patients at the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS). The overall placement objective is to contribute towards the inclusion of detained mental health inmates in the provision of quality health programming by practicing forensic psychiatry. This role will capacitate ZPCS to assess and treat of mentally defective offenders, support writing affidavits for the Criminal mental patients who are now stable and prepare patients Detained Mental Patients for special board and mental health review tribunal.
Cesvi has been operating in Zimbabwe since 1998 in three key areas: Environment and Agriculture, Health and the Social sector. Cesvi’s activities in the agricultural sectors revolve mainly around the support to rural communities to transform traditional practices shifting from subsistence farming to commercial agriculture.