World Vision Jobs – Community Mobilisers

Job Title; Community  Mobilisers
Reports to ; Maternal Child  Health  &  Nutrition  (MCHN)  Officer
Duty  station ; Kotido , Kaabong  and  Abim

Organisation:  World Vision Uganda
Purpose of the position ; To  identify  pregnant  and breast feeding  women  and other community  members including  men to participate  in  MCHN  promotion activities  in  the project area

Major Responsibilities

  • Identify  capacity building  gaps and organize  training for   Village  Health  Teams  VHT  and care group leaders  and source for capacity  building opportunities  and related materials
  • Mobilize   mothers of children  0-24  months to attend  MCH  feeding  programs and  conduct follow up  of discharged cases
  • Conduct  pre-distribution  health  talks  and  food  demonstrations  at  MCH feeding  centres
  • Support VHT’s to create demand for growth monitoring and promotion and work  with health  facilities   to  increase  coverage.
Knowledge, skills and abilities
  • A Diploma or Degree is an added advantage  in rural development , social science , development  studies , nutrition or other  related  development  discipline
  • 2  years experience   in conducting community  mobilization  training ,and networking with excellent  writing skills
  • Knowledge in behavior change  methodologies  like care groups , Community  Led  Total Sanitation  and /or  other related  innovative  hygiene  and sanitation  approaches
  • Able to speak  Karamojong  dialet
How to Apply
Qualified candidates may submit their application and complete Curriculum Vitae, via email to  or hand deliver their applications to our field operation offices in Kotido , Kaabong or Abim. Kindly indicate the post title in the subject line when applying .

Deadline; 21st August 2012

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