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Vaccinator (Local Recruitment)

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Activation Date: 24 May, 2021   Announced Date: 23 May, 2021   Expire Date: 29 May, 2021

Job Location: Daikondi
Nationality: National
Category: Health Care
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: As per company salary scale
Vacancy Number: AAH/AFG-2021-025
No. Of Jobs: 2
City: one for Sangitakht and one for Khedir district
Organization: Action against Hunger
Years of Experience: 3 Years
Contract Duration: 12 Months with possibility of extension
Gender: Female
Education: Graduated from recognized health institute
Close date: 29 May, 2021

About Action against Hunger :

Action Against Hunger (AAH) is a Non-Governmental Organization (INGO) that was create in France in 1979. Action Against Hunger has been active in Afghanistan in the medical, nutrition, food security, and water and sanitation fields since 1995.

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

Objective 1: To provide vaccination for all eligible children and women

Implement and observe national guidelines and norms on EPI
Determine appropriate vaccine type and dose volume for each client
Carry out vaccination of children and women according to guidelines.
Organize the follow up vaccination consultations if needed
Recognize, respond, and alert emergency medical personnel of possible post vaccination reactions.
Fill out tally sheets of vaccination on a daily basis
Document vaccinations on register and immunization cards for each patient.
Refer mothers of reproductive age and children ANC/PNC service if necessary
Support promoters with health education and counseling on vaccines and their importance.
Support team in ensuring timely and high quality reports

 

 

Objective 2: Storage and Transportation of Vaccines  

Ensure vaccines are stored in adequate conditions respecting hygiene, temperature and AAH storage regulations
Verify quality of vaccinations and reject damaged or compromised vaccines
Ensure expiry dates of vaccines are respected.
Ensure cold chain of vaccines from AAH stock or health facility to field site.
Before leaving the office ensure that all materials are ready
After the field visit, clean and prepare equipment for following day

 

Objective 3: Represent AAH

Behave in a professional manner, which is representative of AAH.
Respect the principals and values of AAH
Respect the AAH charter

Objective 4: Prepare all the material /Reporting tools and documentation

Before leaving the office ensure all the material is ready and active (relevant equipment’s, registers, nutritional supplies, medicines…).
Keep all items in the field very well and after the field visit, clean and prepare the using in coming day.
Update all reporting tools on daily basis.
Keep and maintain a good filing system for all documents
Prepared the reports (Daily, Weekly and monthly) according to the standard reporting tools.
Assist line supervisor on performing other duties assigned by the organization.

Job Requirements:

Background/qualifications

Graduated from recognized health institute (vaccinator, nurse, midwife …)
Graduated from 12 grade higher degree will preferred.
At least 3 years experiences in the EPI field
Organization skills are necessary.
Fluent in Dari and Pashto if possible some English
High flexibility to move to different part of province.
Knowledge of locations and communities is a plus

Submission Guideline:

Qualified and interested candidates should submit a cover letter and CV (with three Referees) indicating the vacancy announcement reference to the address: Human Resources Department office or can also be emailed to:

[email protected] no later 29 of May-2021.

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a full CV (maximum four pages) with a cover letter explaining their motivation in applying for the job and highlighting their relevant skills and experience.

In the e-mail subject line, please put job title & vacancy number of the position you are applying for, otherwise your applications will not be screened.

Do not submit academic certificates with the application. These can be requested if the candidate is selected.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the written test/interview.

Action Against Hunger is an equal opportunity employer.

Note:

Action against Hunger is committed to the prevention of risks related to abuse, sexual exploitation and the promotion of gender equality and its diversity. The mission Afghanistan encourages the application of the women / men / disabled workers / Senior / others>. Action against Hunger’s recruitment process is free of charge, no compensation of any form shall be requested from a candidate. It reflects the major policies and its charter through its professionalism and impartiality. If you observe behavior in opposition to these values during this process, please report it to the appropriate teams.

Submission Email:

[email protected]

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