Nutrition promoter (Local Recruitment)

Vacancy Number:DK_001
Title: Nutrition promoter (Local Recruitment)
Duration:03 and half month
Exp.: 2019-12-10-(4 Days From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per company salary scale


Organization: Action Against Hunger | About Action Against Hunger
Country: AF


Work Experience:1 year Years

Nurse Midwife Public health teacher diploma or significant similar experience in the field including experience in hygiene sanitation nutrition and behavioural change promotion is preferred.

Duties & Responsibilities

Mission 1: Screening-FU

Perform screening (MUAC to children WFH MUAC for PLW)of the nutritional status children under five and pregnant/lactating women in their designated locations


Refer selected malnourished children and pregnant/lactating women to mobile clinics

Follow referrals of all severely malnourished children to mobile team.

Coordinate and collaborate with mobile team leader and PHC in implementing follow-up from community outreach programme (follow-up of absentees and specific “at risk” children static weight)

Conduct home visits for the SAM FU needs (absents static weight..) and after evaluation if there’s a social problem giving appropriate messages Collect and track weekly data at community level including the results of MUAC screening during house-to-house visits in accordance with RI standard nutrition statistical reporting forms

Submit weekly nutrition and health report to the Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

Participate in the field work of the nutrition survey (impact assessment)


Mission 2: Implement mother MUAC Strategy


Train FHAG and CHW to mother MUAC strategy

Train of mothers who have U5 children on MUAC and Oedema by house to house visit.

Follow up the CHW and FHAG for referral of children detected by Mother

Small assessment after the training on the quality of the Mother MUAC

When needs doing refreshment of Mother MUACs



Mission 3: Prevention: Health Education 1000 days

Health & Nutrition Education such as IYCF Maternal Nutrition Balance Food Micronutrient Supplementation Iodine Deficiency Disorders and Malnutrition Causes Signs Symptoms and Consequences to project beneficiaries hygiene care practices


Provide education sessions to Community Shuras and/or FAHG.

Provide education sessions during the screening at HH level

 Provide training on the use of oral rehydration solution (ORS) to the caretakers of dehydrated children at home.

Ensure liaison with existing community structures groups and individuals e.g Pregnant and Lactating women groups religious leaders where possible.



Mission 4: Represent AAH


The professional image of his/her AAH programme

Respect for the principles and values of AAH in the framework of the partnership

Respect AAH charter.

Develop contacts and explain to communities and to populations the activities and the objectives of the programs;

Involve and inform the communities in the implementation of the program;

Be available for any other activities according to the program needs

Submission Guideline

Please send your CV and application letter to Human Resources Department  
8 Street of Qale Fatullah KABUL
Please mention the position title in your email subject line otherwise it will be rejected 
We thank all the applicants for their interest however; only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview

Email: [email protected]