Association for Reproductive and Family Health(ARFH) is one of the leading Nigerian Non-Governmental Organizations implementing programs for improving Reproductive Health and Family planning (RH/FP), Care and Treatment of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria etc.
Position Title: Quality Improvement Officer – (To cover Rivers & Akwa Ibom States)
Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Reports to: Technical Advisor, Special Duties, TASD
Successful candidate will provide support to the ARFH-LOPIN 1 Akwa-Ibom and Rivers States’ project offices in ensuring the implementation of the program objectives, monitoring, reporting and supervision.
Assist the State Project Coordinators to carry out the following functions:
- Provide technical assistance to Community Quality Improvement Teams (CQIT)
- Conduct supervisory monitoring visits to CBOs and Service Delivery Points, to ensure compliance with National Service Standards.
- Maintain a database and track school enrolment/re-enrolment, retention and progression, including the girl child education.
- Strengthen capacity of CBOs and Caregivers on Better Parenting Skills.
- Participate in the preparation of CBOs for Site Improvement Monitoring Systems (SIMS) exercise.
- Provide guidance on referrals for the uptake of services and participate actively in referral coordination meetings
- Facilitate the tracking and achievement of OVC Indicators
- Track Care Plan Achievement within the context of Graduation Benchmarks
- Provide oversights on HES, VSLA, CCT, CBHIS and Communal Business activities.
- Participate in the drafting and implementation of approved workplans
- Assist in the timely and efficient coordination of the ARFH-LOPIN 1 project activities in Akwa-Ibom and Rivers States.
- Participate in advocacy meetings and documentation of success stories.
- Undertake periodic visits to program sites within the selected Local Government Areas and Wards in Akwa-Ibom and Rivers States
- Support the mentorship of CBOs staff on program supervision and grant management.
- Assist the State Project Coordinators to provide technical and administrative support to CBOs.
- Implement other project duties as may be assigned by the State Project Coordinators and Management.
- A Degree in Medical Field, Social Sciences with at least 6years cognate experience, in programming for Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) and their Households in Nigeria.
- Applicants are required to be familiar with strategies for the strengthening of community structures and systems at LGA and State levels.
- Essential requirement is deepened understanding of Case Management Plans, Child Safeguarding Practices and Service delivery standards.
We offer professional opportunities for career advancement, good working environment and competitive remuneration.
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Candidates should also send their comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and other Credentials with a Cover Letter (MSWord document) explaining suitability for the job; to: firstname.lastname@example.org Please indicate the title of post applied for in the subject line of the email.
Note: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Applicants are advised to provide their functional emails/mobile phone numbers on the application letter as well as three professional referees. Please provide functional e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of the referees. Eligible female applicants are encouraged to apply. ARFH has a Child Safeguarding policy in place and is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).
Application Deadline: July 16, 2018.