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Ethiopia , Ethiopia
Job Type
Full Time
Date Posted
2 days ago

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Hiring organization: World Vision Ethiopia

Job title: Community Mobilizer

Employment type: Full-time 

Deadline: June 16, 2024

Job category: Health Care

About World Vision Ethiopia:

World Vision Ethiopia began its first intervention in Ethiopia in 1971 with relief and opened the Ethiopia office in 1975. Relief, rehabilitation, and small community development projects dominated the decade that followed. During the 1984/85 drought, World Vision Ethiopia participated in a massive relief operation that saved the lives of millions of people.

Starting its operation with emergency intervention in some parts of Ethiopia, World Vision currently operates in 53 Area Programs (APs) implementing effective programmes, such as Education, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Nutrition, Emergency Response, Faith and Development, Food Security, Economic Development, Climate change, and environmental projects and other cross-cutting programmes.

 Job Summary:

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 update, Prepare training report, Prepare community sanitization campaign report, 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.

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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 primitive health care services at community level

Job Requirements:

  • 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

Required Skills:

    • Acute care

    How To Apply:

    Interested and qualified applicants can apply through the following link

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