Job Vacancy aug 29
Job Vacancy aug 29
Reference No: REC/075/20 Job title: Health Officer Location: Oromia, East Hararghe- Meta Reports to: EW Hararghe Health Manager Closing Date: September 05, 2020 About GOAL GOAL’s mission is to work with the most vulnerable communities to help them respond to and recover from humanitarian crises, and to assist them to build transcendent solutions to mitigate poverty and vulnerability. GOAL is a non-for profit organization that has been working in Ethiopia for over 30 years, towards ensuring the poorest and most vulnerable in our world and those affected by humanitarian crises have access to the fundamental rights of life, including but not limited to adequate shelter, food and livelihoods, water and sanitation, nutrition, healthcare and education. GOAL implements a range of multi-sectoral development, resilience, recovery and humanitarian responses programmes by being sensitive to cross-cutting issues including gender, accountably, child protection, HIV/AIDS. Currently, we work with pastoralist, agro-pastoral, pastoral dropouts, rural small holder farmers, rural/urban youth and street children to respond to humanitarian crises and build resilience in Ethiopia working closely with local communities, local government, donors and other key actors. We envision a world where poverty no longer exist, where vulnerable communities are resilient, where barriers to wellbeing are removed and where everyone has equal rights and opportunities. GOAL Ethiopia’s main donors Irish Aid, USAID/OFDA, EHF, ECHO and other private donors. ABOUT THE POSITION: The Health officer will support the implementation of GOAL Ethiopia’s health activities and approaches in line with global’s health strategy and Ethiopia’s government health strategy, and coordinate, and provide technical support to GOAL Ethiopia’s health programme activities in the project implementation area. The Health officer will also integrate emergency responses at FO level in case of health emergencies that GOAL decides to intervene. Description of Functional Relationships of the role The health officer will work closely with the Programme team in field office. He/she will closely work with EW Hararghe health manager and CDWs to ensure collaboration and effective program implementation. Overall objective of the role includes; Support GOAL development focused health programming towards an approach based primarily on innovative, integrated primary health care and health promotion focused on community development through social behavior change To contribute for donor calls, and project proposal development Liaise with local MOH and NGOs for implementations of activities and best practices, and to participate in health promotion networks. To support outcome monitoring and evaluation of emergency and development health programming Support project planning, coordinate implementation of project activities and evaluations Provide technical support on programmatic issues to field level staffs
Educational Requirements: Do you want to join an exciting organization that brings high level impact to the community and add value to your professional advancement? Then join us if you have: Bachelor Degree in public health, or equivalent combination of education and 3 up to 5 years’ experience in public health and rural development projects. Desirable quality, skill and competence Strong knowledge, understanding of...
Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience