Job title: Health Coordinator (1 post) – re advertised Duty station: SOS Children’s Villages Mwanza Programme Reporting to: Program Manager Mwanza
Roles and Responsibilities
Community Health System Strengthening to respond to health needs of Most Vulnerable children Build strong partnership with local government authority(District Medical Officer) to improve quality of health services delivery to Most Vulnerable Children and their Families Support delivery of prevent health services at household level and community. Work with District Executive Director to strengthen capacity of health facilities in the Programme Area to deliver quality health services to children and women. Facilitate capacity building of health workers in the programme area Advocate with local government authority to allocate budget to support Most Vulnerable children and families to access health services Work with District Medical Offer to improve access to regular reproductive health services to Vulnerable families and youth Facilitate training of Caregivers within the project area on prevention of HIV/AIDs Design health programme to respond to health needs of Most Vulnerable Children in the Programme Area Facilitate planning and implementation of WASH interventions in the Project area
Must be a seasoned Public Health Officer with at least a Diploma. Bachelor degree in health management disciplines will be added advantage. 3-8 years of working as district Public Health Officer Demonstrated leadership skills and abilities Excellent communication skills up and down organizational structure Strong health planning programs, organizational planning and follow up skills and mechanisms. Experience in designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating health projects; Experience in developing and managing health related budgets; Fluent in oral and written English; demonstrated excellent report writing skills. Good computer skills including excel ,word, outlook and PowerPoint
To apply for this position, send your application letter by postal or email describing how your experience, qualifications and competencies make you the right candidate for this position.
Enclose ONLY detailed and updated CV with telephone contacts and details of at least 3 referees. Copies of academic, professional certificates and passport size photo will be submitted by only contacted candidates for the interview.
To apply please send to;
The National Director SOS Children’s Villages Tanzania P. O. Box 80462 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania firstname.lastname@example.org
Please Note: SOS Children’s Villages Tanzania is an equal opportunity employer and committed to keeping children safe from abuse and harm, therefore candidates applying for this post will be subject to child safeguarding recruitment procedures and checks.