Community Health Promoters

Published by Jobstanzania on 8:54:00 am

Position: Community Health Promoters, CBHTC+ Teams (4 for each region)
Job Sites:  Iringa, Njombe, and potentially Dar es Salaam, Mbeya and Mwanza

Job overview: 
Works as part of theSauti-TZ mobile CBHTC+ team to forge relationships with individuals, organizations and communities working with key and vulnerable populations, implements demand creation activities for CBHTC+ services, and supports community-based HIV-prevention interventions in collaboration with regional and district authorities, and members of key and vulnerable populations.

Required Qualifications:
·    Diploma in community development, sociology or other relevant field.
·    Minimum 3 years’ experience in working in community mobilization and/or home-based care programs.
·    Prior experience in working with literate and non-literate audiences; experience in participatory methods
·    Experience managing community mobilizers and/or peer educators highly desirable.
·    Demonstrated self-management (i.e. motivation, dealing with pressure, adaptability).
·    Highly flexible to accept dual roles and extra tasks as assigned by the site coordinator
·    Must be willing to be based in Dar-es-Salaam, Mbeya, Mwanza, Iringa and Njombe with extensive (weekly) travel.  Must be willing to work off and unusual hours. Travel up to 70% of the time.
·    Must be physically fit to assist with set up and break down of services in sites.

Jhpiego offers a competitive package to the selected candidate in line with salary history, academic qualifications and relevant experience. If you feel you are the right candidate, apply in confidence, indicating the post you are applying for on top of the envelope.

Please include your up-to-date CV with three contactable professional references, covering letter and your salary history.

Applications which do NOT include ALL of this information will NOT be considered.

The application to be addressed to:
Senior Human Resource Manager
Jhpiego, PO Box 9170, Plot 72, Block 45B, New Bagamoyo road, Victoria
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Or through email at: HRTZ@jhpiego.net

Please note that, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Closing date is 15th April, 2015



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