Community Health Program Director
Location: Chiúre and Ancuabe in Cabo Delgado Province, Mozambique
Wiwanana is a community health programme run by SolidarMed in the Districts of Chiúre and Ancuabe in Cabo Delgado Province, Mozambique, for the last ten years.
It is supported by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.
To head up the Wiwanana Programme
To coordinate strategic planning, monitoring and evaluation, knowledge management and the movement of field teams in Chiúre and Ancuabe
To consolidate the establishment of the Pemba office and its activities
To encourage political dialogue with national, provincial and district institutions, donors and partners
To oversee the programme in its present guise and contribute to the search for partnerships and donors
To foster research and coordinate the publishing of documentation on community participation in health
University degree in health, public health, social sciences or programme management
7-10 years proven leadership experience in running public health or community programmes and in the areas of empowering and promoting health care in rural contexts
Proven capability in knowledge management, social and epidemiological research, editing and communication
Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office)
Fluent Portuguese and English (spoken and written); Emakua would also be an advantage
Mozambican Nationality or long-time residence in Mozambique
SolidarMed encourages applications from women.
Place of residence will be Chiure, Cabo Delgado, Mocambique.
SolidarMed offers an attractive benefit package and an interesting working environment; but cannot offer housing.
Deadline is 15 May.
Applications should be sent to jobs[at]solidarmed.ch, mentioning the reference “Wiwanana”, along with the following: cover letter, CV, photo, names of at least three references.
More information can be found at: Community Health Program Director