SOS Children’s Villages International is the umbrella organization to which all SOS Children’s Villages including SOS Children’s Villages Somalia Association is affiliated. SOS Children’s Villages Somalia has officially been working in Somalia since 1985. SOS is currently working in 134 countries worldwide. We are committed to the welfare of children – often throughout the whole of their childhood, and to strengthening families and communities as a preventive measure in the fight against abandonment and social neglect. We also run education and health facilities. With the SOS Children’s Village concept, the organization pioneered a family approach to the long-term care of orphaned and abandoned children. SOS Children’s Villages upholds child protection policy and our selection processes reflect our commitment to the protection of children and youth from abuse. SOS Currently working in Banadir and Bay Regoins, we expending our services to Bakool Region
SOS Children’s Villages invites applications from suitably qualified and interested candidates who fulfill the eligibility criterion for the below three Positions of Stabilization center Assistants(SC)
Job Title: Stabilization center Assistants (SC) (3 Positions)
The Stabilization center Assistant is expected to provide a high standard of promoting optimum health and preventive health care, thereby contributing to a safe, efficient and effective service to patients
Report to: Nutrition Supervisor
Key Area of responsibility:
Assist in the admission of severely malnourished children with medical complications.
Assist in nutritional therapy of the admitted children according to protocol.
Maintain and update the record of the admitted children
Arrange, organize and conduct health, IYCF, hygiene and nutrition education sessions for the care takers of the admitted children.
Assist to maintain and report the sc supplies record properly.
Taking height and weight for children in medical centre.
Measuring weight MUAC of pregnant mothers
Ensure immunization of all the admitted children according to IMAM protocol and guidelines.
Explain to the mothers the reason of admission
To undertake any other duties assigned by his/her supervisor.
Qualifications and Experience
Diploma in Nutrition, Secondary certificate or related field
Minimum 1 years of progressive professional experience in Managements of SC, or had work with Nutrition Partner for nutrition Projects.
Excellent command in Somali and English
Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
Basic Knowledge and experience Nutrition
Proactive, result oriented, independent, able to identify and carry out duties with minimum supervision
Child Safeguarding Policy: SOS Children’s Villages organization is committed to safeguarding the rights of the children and therefore, is expected that every individual who joins with SOS Children’s Villages Somalia understand his/her responsibility in protecting and keeping children always safe
Interested applicants should send their applications with a CV and scanned copies of your academic and professional certificates indicating telephone numbers and three referees to: this email firstname.lastname@example.org
Indicating with subject line of the position.
Closing date is 3rd November,2018
Competent Female candidates are encourage to apply.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
SOURCE: Stabilization center Assistants (SC) (3 Positions)