Nutrition Promotor(374 Views)
Welthungerhilfe it is one of Germany's biggest non-governmental relief organizations. Non-profit making, politically independent and non-denominational, the organization is run by a Supervisory Board of honorary members under the patronage of the President of the Federal Republic of Germany. Its work is funded by private donations and public grants. Welthungerhilfe is working since the 1980’s continuously in Afghanistan and opened the first offices in 1992. Since this time Welthungerhilfe has implemented some 165 project in Afghanistan. Main fields of Welthungerhilfe intervention in Afghanistan are emergency relief, food and nutrition security, rural and regional development and water and sanitation.
The purpose of the position is to work closely with communities for the promotion of improved nutrition care practices at community level by utilizing the power of religious leaders in order to contribute to reach organizational goal of zero hunger
|Date Posted:||09 Oct 2017||Reference:||WHH/AFG/JWN/200|
|Closing Date:||14 Oct 2017||Work Type:||Full Time|
|Number of Vacancies:||1||Gender:||Any|
|Functional Area:||Administrative||Open Ended:||NO|
|Nationality:||Afghan||Salary Range:||As per company salary scale|
|Contract Type:||Short Term||Years of Experience:||2 Year(s)|
|Contract Duration:||0 Year(s) & 6 Month(s)||Extension Possibility:||Yes|
|Probation Period:||2 Months|
Duties and Responsibilities
Plan, coordinate and organize activities to improve nutrition care practices and training of the targeted community people
To conduct KAP survey at targeted communities
Impart hygiene awareness sessions to children and parents on significance of hygiene practices
Conduct nutrition care awareness in a way that behavior change can occur
Have a detailed and regular plan for conducting nutrition care awareness sessions
To work for the promotion of nutrition care practices at community level
To closely work with the religious leaders at provincial and community level in order to develop and disseminate Islamic nutrition care key messages
Make known for community the importance, significance and impact of good nutrition care practice
Integrate Islamic nutrition care key messages into the educational sessions of targeted health facilities and health posts
Build and maintain good relationships with community members and leaders,
Coordinate with the Project Manager and other relevant project staff in all issues related to the implementation of project activities.
Provide daily/weekly progress/activity reports
Motivate the community for contribution in program.
Keep an updated record of all field activities
Undertakes any other related tasks assigned by the supervisor
To participate into the Friday prayers of the targeted communities in consultation with project manager and other relevant staffs
Provide support to CHWs through training and technical assistance
Any other tasks referred by supervisor
Team building skills
problem solving and basic counseling skills
negotiations skills and effective verbal and listening communications skills
Computer skills including the ability to operate spreadsheets and word processing programs at a highly proficient level
Time management skills
Good mathematical skills.
Afghanistan - Jawzjan
Bachelors Degree, Research/Survey
The applicants should complete & submit only the WHH Recruitment Form with resume to the following email address (Candidate can download form from http://www.acbar.org/applicationform) and HR Database will not accept only resume of applicant.
Note: Only application send to below address will be considered. Applications send to any other address even within the organization cannot be considered.
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