Deadline: 03 February, 2021

Location: Pulka/Gwoza, Nigeria

Plan International is seeking to fill the role of Nutrition Assistant.

Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls.

Responsibilities

  • Carry out community mobilisation and sensitisation
  • Ensure continuous screening
  • Distribute nutritional products
  • Refer MAS to relevant structures
  • Monitor ex-MAS cases
  • Visit homes to verify the preparation, storage and use of nutritional products
  • Verify cases of non-respondent to the treatment
  • Liaise with the district supervisor and project coordinator to ensure the quality and federation of nutrition actions within the districts
  • Ensure the community animators have a well mastery of the anthropometric measurements and equipped to screen malnutrition
  • Ensure proper and effective Distribution of foodstuffs to patients
  • Oversee the post-distribution processes and prepare the next distribution
  • Collect and consolidate reports for chief relays
  • Organise regular jointed meeting with stakeholders to be able to exchange vital information on the project

Requirements

  • At least SSCE
  • One year, minimum, of experience in a related position, including working on nutrition projects
  • Experience working on a UNWFP-funded projects
  • Experience in working in deep field
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Hausa
  • Commitment to and understanding of PLAN’S aims, values and principles

To apply and for more information, click here.

Photo source: USAID in Africa

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