Health Educator

  CARE International in Afghanistan
  Afghanistan Unspecified 426
Date Posted:Aug 22, 2010
Reference:Lo_ 160_2010
Closing Date:Aug 30, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Human Resources
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:Fresh
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About CARE International in Afghanistan:

Founded:  

CARE is a non-governmental, non political, non-profit, non-partisan and non-sectarian humanitarian organization, extending its relief and development assistance to those in need.

Job Summary:



The incumbent participates in providing health education sessions in the community residence, and LSCBE project. Prepares relevant teaching material for disseminating such as designing flip chart and posters. Delivers the health messages in an acceptable way and according to the knowledge level of beneficiaries.
Participates in nutrition /health assessment.

Duties & Responsibilities:

1. Conduct Health education sessions and provide
necessary repots.

2. Participate in health related activities.

3. Carry out appropriate interviews with beneficiaries
if necessary and collect required data.

4. Provide health education materials.

5. Identify cases of malnutrition and epidemic disease
and refer them to therapeutic centers and hospital.

6. Coordinate the activities with Community Trainers

7. Monitor project activities in terms of Health
Education Activities

8. Prepare accurate reports of their activities.

9. Carry out any other identical tasks assigned by the
supervisor.

Job Requirement:

EDUCATION: School Graduated ,Knowledge on human nutrition and health education. Desired; medical/paramedical training

SKILLS:
Ability to communicate effectively with beneficiaries Desired; knowledge of computer processing Knowledge of anthropometrics measurements. Good knowledge of written and spoken English

WORK EXPERIENCE:
Two or three years of work experience in health and nutrition fields preferably in International organizations.

GENERAL:
Enthusiasm for teaching
Flexibility
Willingness to work under difficult conditions
Interest with program
Ability of applying new initiatives.

Financial accountability: None

NOTE:

 ONLY FEMALE CANDIDATES CAN APPLY FOR THIS POSITION.
 Applying without CARE standard job application form
is not acceptable.

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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