Community Health Officer-Myebon Township (Rakhine State)
Date: 4thDecember 2018
Relief International is a leading nonprofit organization working in roughly 20 countries to relieve poverty, ensure well-being and advance dignity. We specialize in fragile settings, responding to natural disasters, humanitarian crises and chronic poverty.
Relief International combines humanitarian and development approaches to provide immediate services while laying the groundwork for long-term impact. Our signature approach — which we call the RI Way—emphasizes local participation, an integration of services, strategic partnerships and a focus on civic skills. In this way, we empower communities to find, design and implement the solutions that work best for them.
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Job Title: Community Health Officer
Number of Position: 2
Location: Myebon Township, Rakhine State
Report to: Field Health Coordinator
Project Start Date: January 2019
Overall Objectives (scope)
Under the direct supervision of Field Health Coordinator, the Community Health Officer provides necessary assistance to ensure the development and implementation of the Coordinated Township Health Plan (CTHP) through good coordination and collaboration with relevant township stakeholders including from the Township Health Department, other implementing agencies, and community-based organizations.
Responsible on strengthening of health volunteers network for A2H in Rakhine
Responsible on implementation in health system strengthening at targeted areas.
Responsible of strengthening partners who are working together on A2H at targeted areas.
Representative of Relief International for networking and coordination with INGO/LNGO, CBOs, CSOs and other community actors.
Technical and close supervision with community health promoters in project implementation
Responsible for reporting and activities planning according to reporting guideline Rakhine.
Interested candidates should send their cover letter, CV and names of three referees to Relief International at firstname.lastname@example.org or deliver to Relief International at No. 202, U Wisara Road, West Shwegonedine, Bahan Township, Yangon quoting “Community Health Officer-Myebon” in the subject line. The position will be advertised no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 14, 2018.
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Relief International is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of race, ethnic origin, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation or disability. In an effort to improve the gender balance within the organization, qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
We uphold the Humanitarian Principles: humanity, neutrality, impartiality, and operational independence. We affirmatively engage the most vulnerable communities. We value: Inclusiveness, Transparency and Accountability, Agility and Innovation, Collaboration, Sustainability
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