Public Health Promotion Team Leader NGO Careers – Oxfam

Job Title:         Public Health Promotion Team Leader
Organization: Oxfam
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
Oxfam is an international confederation of 17 affiliates networked
together in more than 90 countries committed to ridding the world of poverty
and injustice. To achieve this, we support local projects in developing
countries, we lobby governments and companies to take into account the
interests of the poorest people and we campaign to involve citizens in our
work. We implement our programs by working with local NGO partners and civil
society organizations and engaging with private sector and governments. Oxfam
employs over 6,000 people worldwide in more than 90 countries. In Uganda, our
program is anchored on three broad themes deliberately focused on Women’s
Rights: Resilient Livelihoods, Governance and Accountability and Humanitarian
Preparedness and Response.
Job Summary: The Public
Health Promotion Team Leader will provide leadership in carrying out technical
assessments, design, and implement water and sanitation projects that are
socially acceptable, environmental friendly and economically viable taking into
consideration the broader perspective of Public Health work in emergencies.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
·        
The job holder shall coordinate other WASH
sector actors in designing, implementing and reporting Hygiene Promotion
activities and, ensuring that the construction of emergency water systems,
using surface water and possibly ground water, follows technical designs;
·        
Work closely with the Public Health Promotion
Team throughout the planning, design and implementation stages of the WASH
Programme;
·        
Actively contribute towards planning and
proposal writing in order to provide clear objectives and establish indicators
for monitoring and evaluating the programme;
·        
Ensure that work aims to meet Minimum Standards
and adheres to Oxfam’s emergency guidelines and protocols and, enhance the WASH
capacity of selected humanitarian partners in the West-Nile region to respond
to this current refugee crisis or to the potential future refugee crisis and to
increase the resilience of the host communities;
·        
Support Public Health Promotion technical
coordination and relations with district, OPM, UNHCR, UNICEF and other
stakeholders in WASH.



Qualifications, Skills and
Experience:
The ideal candidate for the Oxfam Public Health Promotion Team
Leader job placement must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any relevant field
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their
applications in writing, including a cover letter and curriculum vitae (Not
exceeding 2MB) to the Human Resource Manager at Oxfamuganda-jobs@oxfamnovib.nl.
Please clearly indicate the position name in the email subject line.
Deadline: 17th
November 2017
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