Kumba, Cameroun
il y a 3j
source : Akwajobs

Job type : Full Time

Full Time


Doctors Without Borders, for its activities in Kumba is looking for :


ref : HP15122020)

Doctors Without Borders (DWB) is an international non-governmental medical association providing assistance to populations in distress, to victims of natural or man-made disasters and to victims of armed conflict irrespective of race, religion, creed or political convictions.

We observe neutrality and impartiality in the name of universal medical ethics and the right to humanitarian assistance and claim full and unhindered freedom in the exercise of our functions.

Related with our activities we are looking for HEALTH PROMOTER SUPERVISOR

Working locations : Kumba

Type of contract : Fixed Term

Salary : According to the organisation s Salary Grid Level 7

Main Purpose

  • In close collaboration with the HP IEC Activities Manager, implementing and supervising educational campaigns according to MSF values, standards and procedures in order to increase awareness of the targeted population and to promote prevention and treatment of diseases in the project area.
  • Principal Tasks

    ØIn close collaboration with the HP manager, participating in the definition and update of the HP / IEC strategy and identifying indicators in order to monitor HP activities, results, and achievements.

    Supporting the HP manager in organizing and carrying out assessments and research on the impact of HP activities and identifying and reporting the constraints, difficulties or strength points of the HP strategy inside and outside the medical structures in order to reinforce the link between the communities and the project

    ØProviding support in selecting and developing quality pedagogical communication strategies towards the community. Planning information campaigns, including targets, objectives, methods and goals in order to increase awareness among the targeted population.

    ØInforming, according to protocols, community members and identified risk groups (prisons, army, sexual workers, etc.) about health related issues

    ØOrganizing health awareness sessions for MSF's medical and non-medical staff

    ØIdentifying key actors (local authorities, local NGOs, traditional healers, formal or informal authorities) and being the focal point for the networking in order to support the dissemination of health information of the target population, and be the point of reference for the relation and networking with these subjects.

    ØOrganizing, training, and supervising the HP team in terms of planning and organizing their work, supporting, evaluating and coaching of personnel, collecting reports and reporting the activities of each health worker and regularly visiting communities that are under his / her responsibility

    ØSupervising, in close collaboration with the HR department, the HR associated processes (recruitment, training / induction, evaluation, potential detection, development and communication) of the staff under his / her responsibility in order to ensure both the sizing and the amount of knowledge required

    ØEnsuring cleanliness of IEC (information, education and communication) areas

    ØCollecting and reporting to the medical team any information linked to the health situation of the population and the patient

    Required Qualifications


    Essential diploma in social sciences or education / pedagogy / or social work (OCBA)


    Essential working experience in MSF (1 year minimum) in health promotion activities, or training-education activities (for OCBA it’s 2 years minimum)


    Mission language and local language essential (Pidgin)


    Desirable basic computer skills


  • Results and Quality Orientation L2
  • Teamwork and Cooperation L2
  • Behavioural Flexibility L2
  • Commitment to MSF Principles L2
  • Stress Management L3
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