Health field worker

Health field worker
Employer: Salam LADC
Deadline for applications: Friday, June 23, 2017
Contract:
Location: Taanayel, bekaa valley
Working area: Central and west bekaa
Job Description

Job Title: Health Awareness Field Worker

Main Function: Salam LADC is implementing partner with UNICEF for a Small Scale Funding Agreement. Focusing on a community based health awareness model, in which we will be providing important information on IYCF and vaccinations. Done so through our mobile bus and larger interactive events. 

Role and Responsibilities

• Deliver health awareness sessions on both a small scale and within larger public events. 
• Lead discussion groups that fuel discussion and provide long term engagement.
• Provide material that is provided by relevant sources and maintain a message that is consistent and accurate. 
• Complete comprehensive daily reports that reflect the target reached, barriers, successes and further improvements. 
• Provide oversight and guidance when interacting with International Volunteers 
• Work collaboratively with all staff and volunteers. 
• Handle any issues, discreetly, and confidentially as they arise, to create a positive environment and dynamic amongst the volunteers and staff. 
• Ensure Health and Safety standards are adhered to at all times
• Adhere to all Salam policies and procedures
• Ensure that all equipment and resources are accounted for and in working condition. 

Essential Criteria:

• Background/degree within health sciences (nurse, midwife, nutritionist, etc…)
• Experience working with the refugee population
• Experience leading workshops that promote engagement/involvement
• Self motivated 
• Local Lebanese
• Valid driver’s license 

Desirable:

• Experience with humanitarian work
• Enthusiastic about working within community based health approach
• Relevant experience of 1-2 years
• Fluent in both Arabic and English (reading, writing and speaking) 

Location:

• Central and West Bekaa, and Hasbiya 

Duration: 

• 2 months (July and August, 2017)

Salary:

• $600/month 

 

Experience required: Education degree: Bachelor Degree Field of education: Health based
Languages
Arabic: Fluent English: Excellent French:
Period: 2 months, chance for extension
Salary: $600/month
Submission guidelines: Send an email to volunteerinebanon@gmail.com with your CV and resume
Cover letter required? Yes
Contact information
Laran Matta
Program officer
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