IYCF Officer – World Vision Ethiopia Vacancy Announcement

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





Job Overview

Organization: World Vision Ethiopia

Position: IYCF 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


  • Responsible to support Districts and PHCU in collaboration with OTP/SC officers in planning and conducting nutrition screening activities, Ensuring existence of functional referral pathways and linkages between communities and HF and vice versa on TFP/SFP beneficiaries.
  • Support and assist Woreda Health Offices and PHCUs in the piloting of Family MUAC approach.
  • Implement and provide technical support for TFP on (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/SC discharges, to distribution of protection and TSF ration (If applicable), in order to prevent further deterioration.
  • Print, laminate and provide the necessary OTP/SC guidelines and protocols for running OTP/SC, photocopy for other related activities.
  • Integrate the TFP activities with IYCF Activities, including health facilities with due emphasis on enhancing the availability and integration of IYCF counselling services.
  • 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


Job Requirements

Required Professional Experience

  • Minimum three years working experience with NGOs in CMAM program;
  • 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 IYCF-E with CMAM program planning, implementation and monitoring. 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 a remote and uncertain security environment Fluent in oral and written English, Tigrigna and Amharic.

Travel and/or Work Environment Requirement

  • Willingness to work in SC and OTP 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 if required.


How to Apply

Following the Link here under you can apply on Work day International Job.net.


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