Field implementer for operation research

  World Vision International Afghanistan
  Afghanistan Unspecified 588
Date Posted:Jan 30, 2011
Reference:WVA092
Closing Date:Feb 4, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:General
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:Fresh
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

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Job Summary:

PURPOSE OF POSITION
Responsible for the day-to-day operations of the CommCare Operational Research component of the Child Survival project. CommCare is a mobile phone technology approach to providing health advice and support to Community Health Workers in Heart

Duties & Responsibilities:

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

• Delivering training on CommCare to CHWs (following ToT from WV US)
• Development of a local-language user manual for CHWs
• Managing the logistics of CommCare module rollout
• Supportive Supervision, including regularly scheduled visits with the CHWs at a mutually convenient location
• Gathering feedback from the CHWs on their usage of the system and communicating that feedback to World Vision and Dimagi
• Monitoring adoption and usage of the system and highlighting major achievements and barriers to World Vision and Dimagi
• Coordinating with World Vision Afghanistan, technical staff at Dimagi (Boston), and World Vision USA
• Executing an ongoing communication plan

Job Requirement:

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
At minimum, this person should be fluent in English and have excellent communication skills. Ideally, they would also have a background in training illiterate communities, project management, and/or some technological aptitude.

Required Skills
* Fluent in English and Dari
* Excellent oral communication skills
* Attention to detail
* Self-motivated

Desired Skills
* Excellent written communication skills and regular access to email
* Experience in teaching or training
* Experience (or aptitude) in using computer and mobile phone technologies
* Any related kind of project management experience

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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