Position Title: WASH Hygiene Promoter
Activation Date: 22 June, 2021 Announced Date: 21 June, 2021 Expire Date: 28 June, 2021
About Save the Children:
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realize the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
• No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
• All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
• Violence against children is no longer tolerated
We know that great people make a great organization and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.
SCI - Afghanistan
Save the Children has been working in Afghanistan since 1976. Our way of working close to people and on their own terms has enabled us to deliver lasting change to tens of thousands of children in the country. The UN Convention of the Rights of the Child is the basis of our work.
We are helping children get a better education, we make it possible for more boys and girls to attend school, we help children protect themselves and influence their own conditions. We work with families, communities and health workers in homes, clinics and hospitals to promote basic health in order to save lives of children and mothers
KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:
Organize/facilitate group awareness sessions regarding hygiene practices for men/women and children in community,
Responsible for implementing, and monitoring of WASH Soft activity
Door-to-door hygiene sessions for families
Participate in the distribution of hygiene kits for beneficiaries in the target area.
Work in collaboration with the Social mobilization teams
Follow – up with community base hygiene mobilizer in the community.
Plan the soft component activities with close coordination with the team leader
Documentation of specific success stories link to the WASH activates
Beneficiary’s registration list including men, women and children form target area. and report to line manager.
Training of community base hygiene mobilizers on hygiene messages.
Participate in Hygiene Behavior Change Communication (HBCC) sessions and awareness.
Check the planned hard and soft component activities are absolutely clear to the members of the community
Coordinate with project PM to ensure project activities are in line with SCI technical guidelines
Plan the soft component activities with close coordination of project PM in order to respect the planning of the proposal and ensure that the program will not face delays and/or challenges
Communication with the team.
Participate in hygiene kit distribution process
Identification beneficiaries for hygiene kit distribution
Daily oral report from activities for Team Leader every day.
BEHAVIOURS (Values in Practice)
holds self accountable for making decisions, managing resources efficiently, achieving and role modelling Save the Children values
holds the team and partners accountable to deliver on their responsibilities - giving them the freedom to deliver in the best way they see fit, providing the necessary development to improve performance and applying appropriate consequences when results are not achieved.
sets ambitious and challenging goals for themselves and their team, takes responsibility for their own personal development and encourages their team to do the same
widely shares their personal vision for Save the Children, engages and motivates others
future orientated, thinks strategically and on a global scale.
builds and maintains effective relationships, with their team, colleagues, Members and external partners and supporters
values diversity, sees it as a source of competitive strength
approachable, good listener, easy to talk to.
develops and encourages new and innovative solutions
willing to take disciplined risks.
honest, encourages openness and transparency; demonstrates highest levels of integrity
High school graduate
Professional experience in the field of WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene promotion.
EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
Good communication skills of local languages speaking, writing, and
Good Knowledge for water sanitation and hygiene. Messages.
Ability to establish and maintain good relationships with local community and Members
Good knowledge of the Intervention area.
Good capacity to writing reports.
Good organizational skills.
Additional job responsibilities
The duties and responsibilities as set out above are not exhaustive and the role holder may be required to carry out additional duties within reasonableness of their level of skills and experience.
The role holder is required to carry out the duties in accordance with the SCI Equal Opportunities and Diversity policies and procedures.
We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
Health and Safety
The role holder is required to carry out the duties in accordance with SCI Health and Safety policies and procedures.
Qualified applicants are highly encouraged to apply for the position by filling in the online application form. In addition to the online application form, they can also attach their CV and cover letter in the online system. Please note that only the applications received through the online portal will be considered for this position.
Applicants can login to the online application system by copying and pasting the following link intro their web browser. Returning users will need to enter their username and password, first time users will need to create a user account.
It is recommended that you save your username and password for future job applications through the online system.
Interested applicants can go to link and apply online for this vacancy :https://stcuk.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=210004D8&tz=GMT%2B04%3A30&tzname=Asia%2FKabul