Action Against Hunger Hygiene Promoter Jobs in Ethiopia

Action Against Hunger Hygiene Promoter Jobs in Ethiopia


Job Id: 222253

Category: Health Care

Location: Gode, Somali

Career Level: Junior Level (1+ - 2 years experience)

Employment Type: Contract

Salary: 8,650.00 ETB with other additional benefits provided according to the social benefit packages of the organization.

Job Description

Internal/external

Vacancy Announcement

As a registered charity, founded in 1979, Action Against Hunger operates in 45+ countries. The international network of Action Against Hunger is represented in France, United Kingdom, Spain, Canada, USA and India.

Teams in the field combat hunger on 4 fronts: Nutrition and Health, Food Security and Livelihoods (FSL), Water, Sanitation and hygiene (WASH), and Mental Health and Care Practices (MHCP).

We are currently looking for the following professional:

Hygiene Promoter

General Assignment:

  • Mobilize beneficiary communities about hygiene and management of infrastructures

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    Objective 1 : Assist the Hygiene promoter in the training and mobilization of the members of beneficiary communities :

  • Identify possible facilitators within beneficiary communities (schools, health centers, associations…)

  • Conduct hygiene promotion sessions within communities, schools, health and nutrition centers;

  • Conduct training sessions for community agents / Water points Committees;

  • Conduct home visiting to inform and motivate families to improve their hygiene living conditions when required

  • Participate to elaborate communication tools well adapted to promote hygiene education: IEC materials, posters, etc

  • Distribute
    hygiene items ;

  • Draft a report on activities;

  • Look after the materials and technical devices to ensure proper use and state.

  • Conduct hygiene and sanitation assessment and compile assessment reports

  • Work closely with the government local health system9 HDAs, HEW, Health facility staffs)

    Objective 2: Represent the Organization:

  • Develop contacts with community leaders and key stakeholders to explain and promote the project;

  • Act as a link between the Organization and the beneficiaries

  • Act as a link between the organization and local health system

    Job Requirements

    Educational Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • Diploma / Level of studies: Basic education or equivalent training/experience in related field, familiarity with different hygiene education activities

  • Required skills : Able to read and write - Good communication skills- Good team spirit– Flexibility – Knowledge about local area of intervention

    How to Apply

    Application Procedure

    If you are interested, please send your application composed of none returnable CV, Covering Letter with “Hygiene Promoter - Somali” written in the subject line, and three references, applicants to the following addresses:



    Through www.ethiojobs.net ; or
    Directly In Person to Action Against Hunger, Gode, Sekota, Gambella, Mega, and Hirna offices ;


    “Women Applicants Are Highly Encouraged”



    NB: Only short listed applicants will be communicated On and selection process includes technical test and an interview.

    Action Against Hunger Hygiene Promoter Jobs in Ethiopia

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