Nangarhar Sub Office – CHW Trainer

Internship/Job @Jobs in Afghanistan posted 7 months ago

Opportunity Description

Job Location: Nangarhar
Nationality: Afghan
Category: Health Care
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: As per the AADA salary scale
Vacancy Number: N/A
No. Of Jobs: 2
City: Nangarhar Sub Office
Organization: AADA
Years of Experience: with minimum of 2 years of experience in CHWs.
Contract Duration: Seven months (extendable)
Gender: Male/Female
Education: Medical Doctor, Bachelor in public health.
Close date: 21 Mar 2021

About AADA:

Agency for Assistance and Development of Afghanistan (AADA) is an Afghan non-profit non-governmental organization working for the development of Afghanistan mainly through (1) provision of quality health services; (2) community development; (3) training and capacity building at professional and community levels; and (4) research in topics of public health and social sciences besides various projects in different parts of Afghanistan.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

Create durable relations with the community through regular meetings and informal discussions for identifying and addressing basic health needs and issues. He/she will spend approximately 70% of his/her working time in the field;
Work with community members to identify and select community health worker in the target area and health post locations;
Conduct initial and refresher to urban CHWs on community-based health care package (CBHC) as per project work plan;
The CHW trainer  will in insuring for implementation of urban health CBHC strategies and adapting to urban heath initiative work plan;
Supervise and follow-up the CHWs activities at the targeted communities including the provision of health education and services during home visits as well as in the health posts;
Mobilize communities to participate and contribute to CBHC implementation;
Establishment and capacity building of the Female Health Shuras, Family Health Action Groups (FHAGs);
Train CHWs on the conduct of CAAC.
Raising awareness of communities, increase ownership among members.
Any other task assigned by the supervisor

Job Requirements:

Qualification Required:

Afghan National
Medical Doctor, Bachelor in public health or Diploma from medical institutions (nursing and midwifery) with minimum 2 years’ experience of training preferably in CHWs
Fluency in spoken and written Pashtu/Dari is a requirement. English Language skills is a plus point
Knowledge of local environment;
It is a couple of Job

Submission Guideline:

Interested eligible individuals are invited to submit their CVs and applications, clearly indicating the Title of Position and Name of Province in which they want to apply either through e-mail to address shown below, or through direct submission to the Human Resource department of AADA main office “House #33, PD 4, Second part of Kart-e-Parwan, Ghazi Ayob Khan female high school lane, Kabul, Afghanistan. Candidates who send their CVs through e-mail must mention the Title of the position (CHW Trainer, Nangarhar Province) in which they want to apply, in the subject line of the email. Only short-listed candidates will be invited for tests and interviews. Your e-mail must depict the vacancy title; else otherwise the CV will not be entertained

Submission Email:

[email protected]

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