District Coordinator

Posted By: Aident- Social Welfare Organisation

Bihar Sharif

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Program Implementation

Rights and Entitlement/Governance

Job Description

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

 

  • Develop district level social mobilization plan in consultation with key stakeholders.
  • Organize district level orientation of key stakeholders before the MDA rounds.
  • Coordinate with the health department to ensure the guideline reaches the Drug Administrators before the MDA days.
  • Coordinate and establish linkages with key stakeholders and officials in select platforms and departments at the district level such as District Program Manager (DPM) – SRLM, District Education Officer, district level PRI official, District Community Mobiliser (DCM), existing CSOs/FBOs (Faith Based Organizations), Social Mobilization Officer (SMO)/Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) Officer – WHO, etc.
  • Coordinate and follow up for supply of IEC materials at the field level.
  • Coordinate with district level point persons for operationalizing the social mobilization plan.
  • Provide relevant presentation and reading materials for orientation at the block level.
  • Supportive supervision visits in field especially the high-risk blocks – to overview the preparation and implementation of social mobilization activities and provide feedback to the district level stakeholders and officials.
  • To support district in organizing ToT (Training of Trainers) to identified master trainers
  • Conduct a session on social mobilization at district level ToT
  • To support high risk blocks in conducting training of FLWs especially on social mobilization component.
  • Undertake monitoring during the MDA days and assess compliance post MDA rounds using representative cross sectional population survey.
  • Maintain daily Management Information System (MIS).
  • Assist in Post MDA round data collection, analysis and presentation.
  • Any other responsibility assigned by supervisor.

Qualification and skills required: The position of District Coordinator will require extensive field travel. Candidate with bike and valid driving license can only apply for the position.

  • Graduate in any stream with a minimum of 3 years’ field experience in Social Mobilization of any public health program.
  • At least 1 year experience in supervision, monitoring and people management.
  • Basic knowledge of Lymphatic Filariasis and experience of liaising with government officials.
  • Good computer, management and organizational skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication.
  • Willingness to travel to the field and ability to work against tight timelines.
  • Knowledge of local language (place of posting) will be an added advantage.

All applicants to send their updated resumes to recruitment.aident@gmail.com by 22nd  September 2022 with the position name and preferred district on the subject line.

 

Local candidates are encouraged to apply.

 

AIDENT is an equal opportunity provider. Due to heavy inflow of resumes, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted  


Desired Candidate Profile

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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Aident- Social Welfare Organisation
  • About Organization:AiDENT- Social Welfare Organisation (ASWO) is a not for profit, non- political organization having its footprint in seven states of India- Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, & Odisha ; trying to ensure the inalienable rights of the most marginalized sections of society by mobilizing, sensitizing, strengthening, empowering masses to make them a strong partner and beneficiaries of the developmental process.