CMAM Officer – World Vision Ethiopia Vacancy Announcement

CMAM Officer – World Vision Ethiopia Vacancy Announcement, March 31, 2023





Job Overview

Organization: World Vision Ethiopia

Position: CMAM Officer

Employment: Full time

Location: Jarso, Oromia

Experience Level: Mid Level  (3 years)

Number of Positions: Not Specified

Date of Announcement: March 30, 2023

Deadline: April 12, 2023


Job Description


  • Supporting woredas and PHCU in planning and conducting nutrition screening activities; Ensuring existence of functional referral pathways and linkages between communities and HF and vice versa; Promoting the availability of services to which beneficiaries can be referred, training of staff in nutrition screening and referral services; Ensuring that HFs are equipped with minimum supplies needed for nutrition screening activities, (e.g. MUAC tapes, registration and reporting format, referral forms, guidelines etc.); Promoting and supporting community mobilization and sensitization activities towards nutrition screening program.
  • Support and assist Woreda Health Offices and PHCUs in the piloting of Family MUAC approach.
  • Implement and Provide technical support for TSFP (food distribution), Site preparation (IDPs), and mobilization of community, and nutritional screening for both host & IDPs
  • Conduct regular supportive supervision and provide technical support on stabilization Center and Outpatient Therapeutic Program sites every week;
  • Ensure linkage of OTP discharges, MAM children, and acutely Malnourished PLW to distribution of protection and TSF ration (If applicable);
  • Print, laminate and Provide the necessary OTP/SC guide lines and protocols for running OTP/SC, photocopy for other related activities;
  • Protect, promote and support  Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) program in the health system, including health facilities with due emphasis on enhancing the availability and integration of IYCF counselling services in coordination with IYCF team members .
  • Ensure Job aids are available in Health posts (HEW quick reference, Look up table, report format, tally sheet, Plump nut and drug stock control balance form)
  • Ensure the integration of IYCF to CMAM programming through strengthening of psychosocial & emotional sites & IYCF promotion & counseling with assigned team members.


Job Requirements

Required Professional Experience

  • Minimum three years working experience with NGOs in CMAM program;

Required Education, training, license, registration, and certification

  • BSc degree in Public Health/ Clinical Nursing/Nutrition and related health field of study preferred from accredited universities or health colleges

Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Knowledge, training and experience in management of MAM and SAM with/without medical complication Demonstrated skills in CMAM program planning, implementation and monitoring. Experience in cascading family MUAC approach  Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment. Good human relation skills. Willingness to work under pressure and extra hours Willingness and capacity to be flexible and accommodating when faced with difficult and frustrating working conditions; Strong adherence to World Vision values; Strong character traits, including emotional stability, adaptability, ability to handle stress, cultural and gender sensitivity and integrity; Prepared to live and work in an remote and uncertain security environment Fluent in oral and written English and Afan Oromo

Travel and/or Work Environment Requirement

  • Willingness to work in SC,OTP & TSFP centers

Physical Requirements

  • 100% travel to nutrition rehabilitation centers including over the weekends

Language Requirements

  •  Speak Amharic, English and the local language is an advantageous


How to Apply

Following the Link attached here under you can apply on Work day International

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