Health and Nutrition Promoter

Job Description

Title: Health and Nutrition Promoter

Company Name: Concern Worldwide

Vacancy: 9

Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Ukhia)

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Diploma or Certificate in Nutrition or Public Health related field

Job Context:
∎ Type of Contract: Fixed Term Contract up to 31 August 2021 with possibility of extension
∎ Job Purpose: S/he will be responsible for the promotion of adoption of the recommended maternal, infant and young child nutrition practices at household level, for improved nutrition of pregnant and lactating women and children under 2 years, through the Mother Care Group approach.

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Train Lead Mothers on Nutrition and the Mother Care Group approach, for promotion of recommended nutrition practices at household level.
∎ Mobilize community leaders and influential persons for sensitization meetings to ensure buy in and beneficiaries trust and willingness to participate in the project
∎ Ensure an enabling, friendly, collaborative and professional working culture with fellow staff and beneficiaries and adherence to Concern policies and procedures.
∎ Support MEAL team in data collection for surveys and evaluations.
∎ Share weekly field activities updates with the Assistant Project Officer - Nutrition
∎ Promote and ensure compliance with the requirements of Concern's Code of Conduct and its associated safeguarding policies and Core Humanitarian Standards of Accountability (CHS) to ensure maximum protection to programme beneficiaries, and to welcome feedback.
∎ Any other duties as specified by the Line Manager/Country Director/Emergency Director.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Experience in community nutrition, IYCF and/or mother care groups is required
∎ Good knowledge on Rohingya refugee context is required
∎ Ability to communicate fluently in Rohingya language or Chittagonian is required
∎ Experience working with older people over 60 years would be an advantage

Salary: Tk. 27316 - 28681 (Monthly)

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Monthly Hardship Allowance of BDT 10,000/-, PF (contributory), Bonus (02), Gratuity, Group life and Hospitalisation Insurance coverages, OPD coverage, Mobile ceiling as per organisational policy

Application Deadline: 27 Feb 2021

Company Information:
∎ 22 Feb 2021
∎ Concern Worldwide

Category: NGO/Development

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