TSFP/Nutrition Supervisor

VACANCY

Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) invites all qualified candidates to apply for the following position. SCA actively promotes and encourages Women and People with Disabilities to apply

Title of Position:

  TSFP/Nutrition Supervisor

Job Number:

HRM/WRMO

46/020

Duty Station:

Maidan Wardak Province

Number of Positions:

 One (Male/Female)

Status:

The position is Project Based

Remuneration:

Salary and benefits according to internal SCA rules                                                               

Non-monetary Benefits for Females:

Transportation close to residence and work, child nursery at workplace, safe travel facilities and companion to field trips, female association membership, trainings and capacity building

Announcement Date:

19-Oct-2020

Closing Date:

31-Oct-2020

SCA Background

The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) has been working in Afghanistan since 1982, presently managing development programmes concerning Health, Education, Rural Livelihoods and Community Governance, with a total annual budget of roughly USD 40 million. The total number of staff is around 5,500. During the last 10 years SCA has undertaken a change process moving from a primarily humanitarian service delivery approach towards more of a developmental role, putting increasing emphasis on capacity development, rights-based programming and outcome orientation. The mission of SCA is to empower individuals, communities and local organizations, primarily in rural areas and with particular focus on women, girls, boys and vulnerable groups such as people with disabilities, so that they may participate fully in society and influence their own development. SCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment based on their skills, abilities and experience without regard to age (18-65 years), ethnicity, religion, marital status, gender, or physical disability.

Scope of work:

The TSFP (Targeted Supplementary Feeding Program) Supervisor is responsible for smooth running of the TSFP program in the province/selected HFs s/he should have ability of Analysis of TSFP and other nutrition data collected throughout the province. Good relationship with the nutrition partners (PNO, UNICEF, WFP, WHO, etc…)

Qualifications & Requirements:

Must be Health professional (Graduated from Medical University as (MD) or Nurse).

2 years’ or more relevant experience in Nutrition or TSFP component

Experience in training and supervision

Familiar with Wardak geopolitical situation and could travel in Maidan-Wardak Province

Good communication skills (written and spoken) of Pashto Dari & English

Good computer skills at operator level especially with Ms. Office package

Be an Afghan citizen.

Main Responsibilities:

Supervise the implementation of TSFP/Nutrition program at Health facility level

Perform on the job training and service training for HFs staff on nutrition topics

Apply national MOPH (TSFP) treatment guideline

Ensure the existence/availability of growth monitoring tools at HFs level

Ensure adequate and updated supplies of TSFP recording and reporting formats in HFs.

Ensure the existence of IEC material for awareness of community

Ensure proper implementation of the TSFP Projects in as per WFP/MOPH guidelines

Collect data from TSFP sites, analyze and reports to donor

Coordinate with other Nutrition and Health stakeholders in the Province through regular participation in meetings

Prepare annual action plan for required training considering the over-all work plan.

Collect and compile activity reports and recommendations of the field activities.

Prepare financial documentation for TSFP projects

Perform any other  required project-related tasks as per DPM and PM instruction

Application Procedures:

Interested qualified candidates should submit a full CV (maximum four pages) with a cover letter explaining their motivation in applying for the job and highlighting their relevant skills and experience;

To apply online please send your application / CV to vacancies.crmo@sca.org.af   and clearly write the vacancy number and job title in the subject line (  TSFP/Nutrition Supervisor  HRM/WRMO  46/020). Otherwise your application will not be considered.

Candidates may also submit applications by letter (hard copy) directly to the SCA HRM Unit in either Kabul, Ghazni, Kunduz, Wardak, Taloqan, Mazar-e-Sharif, Laghman or Jalalabad;

Academic certificates or references need not to be submitted at this time. These will be requested if called for interview.

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for written test and interview.

Application and CV receive after closing date of vacancy announcement will not be considered

Job number:

46

Duty station:

Maidan Wardak Province

Application deadline:

31 October 2020