Community Mobilizer - Nutrition  
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Job Title:   Community Mobilizer - Nutrition
Category:   Health & Medicine
Total Positions:   1
Job Location:   Battagram
Gender:   No Preference
Minimum Education:   Bachelors
Degree Title:   •Advance Technical qualification/diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field or Civil Engineering or related discipline
Career Level:   Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:   1 Year
Apply By:   Oct 28, 2020
     
     
 
Job Description:

  • Responsibility to ensure the effective implementation of CMAM community outreach activities in the field.

  • Develop micro plan of community outreach activities and submit on monthly basis.

  • Community sensitization on the program objectives and methods to stimulate & eventually promote the understanding and participation of the target population. Community sensitization starts at village- and Community-leader levels and eventually extends to the entire population. 

  • Establishment of community outreach setup at each union council through selection of community volunteers and health workers.

  • Community mobilization and beneficiary screening, provision of MM Supplementation and follow up.

  • Establishment of strong referral mechanism between community to health facility OTP/CMAMI site and follow up. 

  • Establishment of nutrition community support groups (MTMSG, FTFSG, and CVG) at each union council in consultation with the community. 

  • Support to the Community  Health Worker (CHW) and Volunteers  during screening (active case finding) and linking up the MTMSG , FTFSGs with the LHW program

  • Provide technical support to CHW on mobilization, active case finding, defaulter tracing and home follow up visits through follow up trainings and on job coaching and supportive supervision

  • Ensure community social behavior change communication health and awareness session/campaign on regular basis through CHW/support groups.

  • Establish linked and meetings with the Community leaders and different group existing in the working area.

  • To carry out the planning and supervise and proper execution of construction activities

  • Estimate quantities and cost of materials, equipment, or labor for repair and maintenance work at 13 OTP and one NSC site

  • Ensure repair work run smoothly and structures completed within budget and on time

  • Manage repair and maintenance work in all sites.

  • Submit report to supervisor regarding repair and maintenance work on sites

  • Any other task assign by supervisor


Shared accountabilities


Collaborators


Shared accountabilities


Collaborators


Ensuring effective implementation of CMAM community outreach activities.



  • Nutrition Officer, Nutrition manager, and field staff (program)


Prepare capacity building training and SBCC activities plan for community stakeholders and CHW/Support groups. Conduct  on job coaching



  • SPM, Nutrition manager, and field staff (program), LOG and Finance


Ensure provision of supplies/basic equipment’s of each Nutrition site in the field.



  • SPM, Nutrition manager, and field staff (program), LOG and Finance


Coordinate and comply ACF safety and security procedures are implemented and respected



  • SPM, Nutrition Manager and Security office


    Leadership Behaviors



  • Quick learner

  • Proactive

  • Professionalism

  • Smart Planner

  • Trust Worthy


Competencies



  • Team Work (4)

  • Organization & Planning (4)

  • Analysis & Resolution of Problem (4)

  • Adaptability & Flexibility (4)

  • Motivation (4)

  • Capacity to deal with difficult situations (4)

  • Result Orientation (4)

  • Effective Communication (4)


Parameters of success



  • Ensure effective implementation of community outreach activities 

  • Ensure effective MM supplementation to all children 6 to 23 months and PLW.

  • Elicit community involvement in case finding, referral, encouraging attendance and minimize defaulters. Follow-up issues related to low attendance rate/defaulters, and the underlying problem and propose an appropriate solution.

  • Seek and provide feedback on screening program implementation schedule and activities plan as appropriate to enhance coverage and maximize impact.

  • Ensure regular screening and referral of children and mothers at OTP/CMAMI sites, effective role of FTFSG/MTMSG on community SBCC activities and early detection.

  • Prepare capacity building training plan and facilitation in the training with Nutrition officer


·         Advance Technical qualification/diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field or Civil Engineering or related discipline


·         Minimum 01 year of overall experience in relevant field in development sector.


·         Ability to speak local Language (Pashto) is mandatory along with other languages Urdu & English


·         Significant experience Nutrition projects in Pakistan & a plus if had worked in the KP.


·         Good written and verbal communication in English;


·         Computer literate, knowledge of MS Word and Excel required


Willingness to travel frequently


Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply


Company Information
 
Company Name:  ACF International Action Against Hunger
Company Description:
FOR A WORLD FREE FROM HUNGER
FOR FOOD.
AGAINST HUNGER AND MALNUTRITION.
FOR CLEAN WATER.
AGAINST KILLER DISEASES.
FOR CHILDREN THAT GROW UP STRONG.
AGAINST LIVES CUT SHORT.
FOR CROPS THIS YEAR, AND NEXT.
AGAINST DROUGHT AND DISASTER.
FOR CHANGING MINDS.
AGAINST IGNORANCE AND INDIFFERENCE.
FOR FREEDOM FROM HUNGER.
FOR EVERYONE.
FOR GOOD.
FOR ACTION.
AGAINST HUNGER.

WHAT WE DO
For almost 40 years, across nearly 50 countries, we have led the global fight against hunger. We save the lives of children and work with their communities before and after the disaster strikes. We enable people to provide for themselves, see their children grow up strong, and build prosperous communities. We constantly search for more effective solutions, while sharing our knowledge and expertise with the world. We push for long-term change. We will never give up. Until the world is free from hunger.

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