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Basic Information

Vacancy Number: Ex_07_2021
Title: Community Mobilizer
Category: Other
Duration: 3 Years
Exp.: 2021-02-13
Jobs no: 1
Salary: Based on NTA Salary Scale
Gender: Male/Female

Location

Organization: CARE AFGHANISTAN
Location: Balkh, AF

Qualification

Work Experience: At 3- 5 ’ experience of health sector and com Years
Qualification:

                              COMPETENCE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Core Competencies:

Displays cultural gender religion race nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability;
Highest standards of integrity discretion and loyalty
Detail-oriented and self-motivated.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with a range of individuals and groups

Functional Competencies:

Proven ability to work flexibly and independently with limited supervision and deliver quality results against tight deadlines;
Have good communication skills to onboard community members and coordinate with the international Future Makers team;
Have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) in Dari and Pashtu

Skills:

Deep knowledge of the community health services conducted by health provider
Excellent training and facilitation and community mobilization skills
Having a deep knowledge of Afghan traditions and cultural norms
Ability and willingness to work at the communities
Excellent spoken /written Dari and Pushto
Ability to conduct mobilization session at community level

Education and Working Experience:

Graduate university from Social science Psychosocial degree Bachler degree and relevant to health is preferred
At 3- 5 years’ experience of health sector and community mobilization preferably who have knowledge of Afghanistan health system

Languages Skills:

Fluency in spoken and written Dari and Pashtu is a requirement. English Language skills is a plus point.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

SUMMARY OF KEY FUNCTIONS

The Community Mobilizer plays a key role in designing and implementing the Urban health initiative project activities on community level in Kabul Herat Kandahar and Mazar-e-Sharif.  Under the supervision of the community engagement specialist s/he is expected to identify connect and bring in the networked venerable community including teacher Mula religious leaders health shura and community health workers to the community increasing awareness about health and health problem S/he is also expected to motivate and engage fellow community members to deliver the key messages of health awareness to their families and community.  The Community Mobilizer will report to the community engagement specialist at provinces

KEY RELATIONS

Reports to Community Engagement Specialist
Collaborates with UHI project  
Actively contributes to Urban health initiative (UHI) project to ensure that the project interventions are implemented in effective and efficient manner and the project goal and objectives are met.

Location: Kabul( District 12 13 11&15) Mazar-e-Sharif (District 4 5 6&9) Herat (District 5 6 10&12) and Kandahar(District 3 9 10&11)

                                                          KEY RESULT EXPECTE

Contribute to design and implementation of outreach activities to provide inputs to outreach community mobilizer;
Keep the community updated about the Covid-19 outbreak in Afghanistan   
Connect with and engage individuals and groups who approach societal problems in less conventional ways in complement to or outside traditional civil society activities;
Connect the mapped initiatives and people with each other and coordinate for their mutual benefit e.g. when more than one group offer the same or complementary services;
Delivers appropriate training sessions making use of acceptable teaching methods and materials to the target groups community.
Organize and participate in all project events (practical trainings on collaboration between the local government and communities consultations with communities mobilization of venerable people
Conduct at least one mobilization session at community to increasing community awareness on covid-19 prevention transmission personal and environmental hygiene etc      
Respond and adjust to a flexible activity scheduling logistical constraints related to public space management or social dynamics involving the community and its expectations;
Distributions hygiene kits according the selected criteria to the target group at community

Other relevant tasks

Distributions hygiene kits according the selected criteria to the target group at community 
Demonstration handwashing using hand sanitizer to community on the small groups
Demonstration of using mask and glove base on the need on the small group 
Support project advocacy interventions at the targeted communities
Generate Health Management Information (HMIS) report as per the format and project rudiments
Participate in the project team meetings to ensure that the project interventions are implemented as per the project plan.

    

 

Submission Guideline

Interested candidates should submit their completed CARE standard job application forms (CARE application form is attached) along with the updated resumes and letters of interest to CARE HRD department in its Kabul Main-Office Balkh Herat and Kandahar Offices no later than February 13 2021 candidates who have access to the Internet can send their applications to afgvacancies@care.orgmentioning the exact job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

You are requested to send your application form along with the updated resume and letters of interest in Word or PDF file. Please do not email us heavy sized files such as your certificates recommendation letters and etc. THOSE WHO DO NOT FULFILL THE APPLYING REQUIREMENTS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR SHORTLIST. Only short listed candidates will be contacted with and called for the interview. The interview dates time and place will be determined and communicated with the short listed candidates sooner after the deadline of vacancy announcement.

NOTE:

APPLYING WITHOUT CARE STANDARD JOB APPLICATION FORM OR NOT FILLING THE APPLICATION FORM PROPERLY WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR SHORT-LISTING

PEOPLE WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITIES ARE HIGHLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

CARE STANDARD JOB APPLICATION FORM IS AVAILABLE ON http://www.acbar.org/applicationform.

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Email: afgvacancies@care.org
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