Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion Officer-Hitsats | Jobs in Ethiopia | EthioJobs

Job Title: Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion Officer-Hitsats

Sector: Environmental Well being

Employment Class: Common

Employment Kind: Full-Time

Open to Expatriates: No

Location: Ethiopia

Job Description

Background/IRC Abstract: 
The Worldwide Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps folks to outlive and rebuild their lives. Based in 1933 on the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC presents lifesaving care and life-changing help to refugees made to flee from battle or catastrophe. At work in the present day in over 40 nations and 28 U.S. cities, we restore security, dignity and hope to thousands and thousands who’re uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way in which from hurt to house.
The Worldwide Rescue Committee (IRC) is without doubt one of the largest humanitarian businesses on the planet, offering reduction, rehabilitation and post-conflict reconstruction help to victims of oppression and violent battle. IRC has labored for over eight many years on the planet addressing each the speedy, lifesaving wants of battle affected folks in an emergency and the reconstruction wants in publish battle societies. The IRC is dedicated to a tradition of daring management, innovation in all features of our work, inventive partnerships and thorough accountability to these we serve.   
Place Abstract:
Below the joint supervision of the Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion Supervisor (technically) and camp managers (administratively), place holder can be accountable in implementing the Hygiene and Sanitation actions of the EH undertaking in undertaking space. In collaboration with the Environmental Well being staff and the WASH companions working within the camp, the Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion Officer is a junior administration place and personal the lead the funds assigned for sanitation and Hygiene promotion actions throughout planning, implementation, making use of completely different instruments and supervise and consider the sanitation and hygiene promotion actions in Hitsats refugee camp in collaboration with social/incentive employees chosen from refugees and EH officer working in that particular camp. He can be main staffs together with incentive employees and extra staffs as want emerges.
The principal position of the SHP Officer is to make sure that high quality hygiene promotion actions are effectively coordinated into the general IRC Environmental Well being/WASH initiatives and answerable for planning, implementation and monitoring and analysis of sanitation and hygiene promotion element in Hitsats Refugee camp. The place additionally requires correct administration of the monetary, materials and different assets below this system. 
This place technically experiences to the SHP Supervisor, and coordinate and ship formal and casual report back to the SHP Supervisor. 
MAJOR/KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS: Particular tasks embody, however should not restricted to the next:
•With help from SHP Supervisor and S/EH Supervisor, design and undertake/participate in quantitative/qualitative assessments to determine key dangerous hygiene behaviors, to set baseline and measure undertaking achievements;
•Recruit, practice, deal with and supervise refugee camp Environmental Well being Brokers and sanitation facility attendants and Stable waste collectors and practice them. 
•Work with refugee representatives to determine volunteers/incentive employees.
•Put together element work plan for hygiene promotion/schooling actions and guarantee correct implementation of the identical;
•Mobilize refugees to pick website and design to construct latrines, water factors and different WASH services for weak teams, and guarantee wants of most weak are taken in to account in any respect phases of hygiene promotion intervention/s;
•Monitor and supervise hygiene promotion actions within the camp
•Work with SHP Supervisor on growth, testing, printing and positioning of culturally applicable IEC supplies, and monitoring instruments and guarantee correct use of the identical;
•Put together updates and month-to-month progress and different experiences;
•Provoke procurement to make sure sufficient provides for hygiene and sanitation promotion actions;
•Coordinate and combine with different Implementing Companions (IPs) in harmonizing hygiene promotion/schooling interventions;
•Doc and share classes realized and success tales in relation to hygiene to recommendation future programming
•Function the point of interest particular person for all actions associated to IRC Refugee camp sanitation and hygiene promotion
•Any further accountability as requested his/her supervisor.


•MSc/BSc Diploma in Environmental Well being, Public Well being, Nursing, Neighborhood Improvement, Well being Training, or every other associated discipline from acknowledged College with validated expertise of at the very least 2 years for MSc and three years for BSc holders – Essential within the sector.
•Significant work expertise on hygiene promotion with I/NGO in growth, emergency or refugee settings – Preferable
•Superb written and spoken English – Essential and Tigrigna is an asset
•Earlier expertise of implementing participatory hygiene promotion and sanitation strategies (e.g. PHAST, CLTS/H, CHC, CHAST) and coordinating campaigns on key hygiene themes – Preferable
•Earlier expertise of implementing institutional (faculties & well being services) hygiene promotions/educations;
•Skill to work as a part of a staff in addition to to work autonomously when required;
•Superb at computer- Microsoft Workplace (Phrase, Excel, Energy Level and e-mail)

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