Website International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC)
Company Name:* International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC)
Posted Date: 2024-02-12
Job Type: Full time
Salary: Based on the organization& scale.
IOCC was established in 1992 as the official humanitarian organization of the Standing Conference of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in the Americas (SCOBA). IOCC’s global operations are managed from its headquarters in Baltimore, Maryland with field offices in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and East Africa. IOCC has extensive experience implementing programs in partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM), as well as European and other international donors. In its nearly thirty years of operation, IOCC has amassed considerable experience worldwide in emergency and development settings and across a range of sectors, including food security, WASH, micro-credit lending, health, nutrition, agriculture, shelter, infrastructure, education, livelihoods, capacity building and civil society development through programs that support communities lifting themselves out of poverty and achieve economic sustainability.
IOCC began its work in Ethiopia in 2003, partnering closely with the Ethiopian Orthodox Church Development and Inter-church Aid Commission (EOC-DICAC). In its 20 years operating in Ethiopia, IOCC has worked in cooperation with EOC-DICAC, international and local NGOs, and various ministries, including the ministries of Health, Education, and Agriculture, and provided humanitarian and development assistance to communities throughout the country.
Project Description/Position overview
The primary purpose of the MHNT Community Mobilizer is to provide the necessary support and mobilize the community for routine implementation and delivery of the mobile health and nutrition services in the assigned Woreda.
She/he will mainly be responsible to support for the day-to-day implementation of the mobile health and nutrition services under the team. The main role of this position will be controlling crowd during provision of health and nutrition services for communities and mobilizing them for demand creation and awareness creation services at the assigned woreda.
Duties and Responsibilities
Reports to Medical Officer
Employment Type: Full Time (with possibility of extension)
Career Level: Junior to Mid Level (2+ years experience)
Duration: Full-time employment (6 months with possibility of extension).
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA):
- Good written and spoken communication skills in the local language. Extremely flexible, able to work independently, and can cope with stressful situations, and team player. Ability and willingness to work in remote and potentially insecure environments.
- Ability to work in a team; sensitivity to cultural conditions and practices; tenacity in observing procedures, regulations, and other requirements in implementing and maintaining IOCC programs; and make appropriate recommendations.
- Grade 12 complete/10 plus technical and vocational training/ diploma holder in health and related.
- At least two years of relevant experience in the field.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates shall submit their motivation letter along with their non-returnable recent CV by sending your application to www.ethiojobs.net.
Please make sure you mention the Vacancy Number ‘Community Mobilizer’ in the subject line of your application.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Applications from qualified women are highly encouraged.
Note: All the shaded areas of the form are mandatory, providing the rest of the information will boost your recruitment efforts.