Public Health Promotion Officer- MahilaAtmanirbharata Kendra (MANK)


MahilaAtmanirbharata Kendra (MANK) a Nepalese NGO is implementing “Nepal Earthquake Recovery Program’’ – project in Sindhupalchok District in Partnership with OXFAM.MANK works on WASH, Livelihood, Shelter/Infrastructure, Gender and Protection. MANK invites application from qualified and experienced Nepali citizens for the following position:

Job Details

Public Health Promotion Officer (PHP)-1 

Posted Date : 16 May 2018
Job Type : Full Time
Job Level : Mid
Salary : Salary and benefits for the above post are as per organization rule. 
Experience : Comprehensive knowledge and a minimum of 2 years of working experience in Public Health sector.
Educational : Bachelor in Public Health 
Apply Before : 25 May 2018

Job Specification

  • Skill in computer orientation (MS office package, including excel spread sheet and emails).
  • Fluent in reading writing /listening in Nepalese, standard in English in those in English. 
  • Assessment, analytical and planning skills.
  • Good understanding of the health and hygiene risks of IDPs, poor rural and urban communities and of appropriate ways of tackling them. Must be aware of and sensitive to the particular needs of women in this context.
  • Sensitivity to cultural differences and the ability to work in a wide variety.

Job Description

  • In collaboration with other members of the WASH team, conduct assessments and baseline studies in order to identify WASH-related health risks and priorities.
  • Support  to collect, record and interpret qualitative and quantitative data
  • Use assessment data to design participatory PHP interventions appropriate for the local context and culture.
  • Provide regular update reports (including data collects, minutes from meetings, and key achievements for the week)  
  • Ensure WASH committees and volunteers are able to supervise, manage and monitor the WASH facilities and mobilize IDPs/affected communities in taking action to improve high risk hygiene practices. 
  • Ensure the Implementation of hygiene promotion interventions for specific target groups  e.g. school children, women and men groups.
  • Facilitate the  implementation of  the  WASH program focusing on promoting the communities resilience to future emergencies
  • Provide regular and reliable narrative reports 
  • To monitor and report to the management the community level key issues and security incidents that impacts to the staff and program
  • Coordination with PHP assistant and other team members to ensure coherent and consistent programming.
  • Maximize the value of integrated working with PHE, gender, EFSVL and logistics teams 
  • Facilitate communication and cohesive working between PHEs and PHPs

Interested Nepalese citizens meeting the above criteria are requested to send application with updated CV, Photocopy of testimonials and other required document and photo to [email protected] or directly hand delivery to MANK head office Melamchi Municipality -11, Sindhupalchok (Melamchi) by 25th May 2018.

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Minimum 2 reference and hisher contact details is necessary. Only short listed candidate will be called for the further selection process (es). 

MANK  is an equal opportunity provider; we  encourage applying by the women, dalits, marginalized people and People with disabilities. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the further process. Women and candidates from marginalized castes and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.


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