Community Mobilizer

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Application deadline 4 days ago: Wednesday 12 Jun 2024 at 23:59 UTC

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With over 70 years of experience, our focus is on helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.

Come join our 33,000+ staff working in nearly 100 countries and share the joy of transforming vulnerable children’s life stories!

Employee Contract Type:

Local - Fixed Term Employee (Fixed Term)Job Description:

Social mobilizer will responsible to Prepare weekly woreda and health facilities-based action plan with budgets, Prepare training plan and TOR ,Provide technical support to Health facilities ,Implement the weekly based activities closely with Woreda health office, Health facilities and community ,Provide primary health care service at Health facilities and IDP sites levels ,Provide capacity building as per needed, Participate on zonal based training if only get an approval from Health and Nutrition coordinator, Support on integration of health. The officer will Mobilize the community for various awareness creation and health promotion events, Control crowd during health service provision by mobile health team , Make registration and keep updated demographic data , Closely work with the MHNT as one of the team members, Create smooth relationship and closely work with the community and HEWs and community representatives, Link community members who need health service to the MHT to seek proper health service, Develop an overarching plan to foster and strengthen information , Conduct RCCEs, Risk Communication & Community Engagement activities for public health emergencies, SBCC etc.), Increase awareness and knowledge of the target communities , Creating SBCC campaigns- trigger an individual to adopt and maintain a healthy behavior , Enhance utilization of evidence based SBCC , Key message transmission via media outlets

In addition, the role of the officer will be Prepare weekly report, prepare monthly program update report, Support on any assessment report Support on the preparation of monthly IPPT prepare training report, prepare community sanitization campaign prepare success story, prepare file box for documentations and copy of reports, Open file box at woreda Health office levels for WV, Documents the Health and nutrition profile.

  • Participate in woreda level and zonal meeting, work closely with government health offices, visit health facilities and identify existing health emergency gap.
  • Enhance utilization of evidence based SBCC , Key message transmission via media outlets
  • Link community members who need health service to the MHT to seek proper health service
  • Increase awareness and knowledge of the target communities,
  • Conduct planning and promotion of awareness creation preventative and promotive health care services at community level.

Required Professional Experience

  • Previous work experience at least 3 years in, social mobilization, Risk Communication & Community Engagement activities for public health emergencies, SBCC etc.), SBCC campaigns in emergency context

Required Education, training, license, registration, and certification

  • Bachelor's degree in public health/nursing with minimum of three years relevant experience.
  • certificate on EDks management, PHEM, MHPSS and IPC are an asset

Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Experience in the mobile health and nutrition intervention areas of s risk communication and SBCC campaign in humanitarian program

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Applicant Types Accepted:

Local Applicants Only

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