Medecins du Monde Training Officer Jobs in Kenya
Médecins du Monde (MdM – Doctor of the World) is an international humanitarian organisation whose mission is to provide medical care for the most vulnerable populations, the world over.
It seeks to stimulate voluntary commitment from doctors, other health care providers, and from those whose expertise in other fields is needed for its activities, to enlist all competent support required for the achievement of its projects, and to seek at all times to encourage close working relationships with populations in its care. She/he will ensure the following responsibilities in close collaboration with the program coordinator and other team members. The training & Capacity Building Officer will be responsible for training and capacity building around the issues of Harm Reduction. The position will require excellent facilitation skills, organizational skills, and the confidence to work with a variety of people from different partner organizations
Tasks and responsibilities:
Ensure a good follow up and monitoring of the capacity building activities by developing a monitoring and archiving system
Prepare reports on each training/sensitization session
Prepare and submit monthly activity reports, minutes for meetings and discussions
Report any constraints and incidents that may cause harm to beneficiaries to the line manager before taking any action
Perform other duties upon request
Stay informed on protocols, guidelines and all relevant information related to the program
Support the Program Coordinator in external communications related to the program and the production of a diverse range of information products (brochures, leaflets, videos, website…)
Represent the organization upon request
Participate in any special event and advocacy campaigns conducted in line with the program’s strategy
Contribute to develop health education session and recreational activities toward the beneficiaries
Observe MdM security protocols, including wearing of professional protective equipment,
Respect beneficiary confidentiality, MDM policies, reporting lines
Always interact with beneficiaries in a professional manner and with their consent.
Any other tasks as requested by Program Coordinator
The ideal candidate: Education and professional background
A degree in any related field
Prior knowledge of harm reduction programmes
At least 3 years’ experience in training and community mobilization and event coordination activities
Knowledge and experience in training curriculum design, development, and delivery
Skills and qualities required
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Familiarity with current technology: computers, networks and software, including Windows XP Professional programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel, Power Point, Publisher, Outlook and databases
Exceptional writing, editing, and oral communications skills in English
Familiarity with marginalized populations and established commitment to cultural diversity and cultural competence is essential.
Supervisory responsibility: None
Reporting Line: Program Coordinator
Directly working with program team, beneficiaries and relevant stake holders.
How to apply
Send your applications to: [email protected] by COB 16th May 2018. MDM is an equal opportunity
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