Technical Assistant (South East Health Quality Management Office)


 

 

 

 

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TECHNICAL ASSISTANT FOR SOUTH EAST HEALTH QUALITY MANAGEMENT OFFICE LOCATED IN THE CITY OF ZOMBA

MALAWI HEALTH SECTOR PROGRAMME -  TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

(MHSP-TA)

 

 

Role title: Technical Assistant (South East Health Quality Management Office)

Location: City of Zomba

Contract type: Full time, fixed contract until end September 2018

Salary: Negotiable (Amount commensurate with experience)

 

BACKGROUND:

The UK Department for International Development (DFID) has awarded Options Consultancy Services a four-year contract to provide Technical Assistance to support successful implementation of Malawi’s Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP), which is known as Malawi Health Sector Programme Technical Assistance (MHSP-TA).

MHSP-TA wishes to recruit a Technical Assistant to be stationed in the South East Health Quality Management (formerly Zone Health) Offices.

This is an exciting opportunity with Options as it reports to the Southeast Chief Quality Management Officer with oversight from the MHSP District Manager and Team Leader and will be located in the City of Zomba.

The primary purpose of this role is to strengthen the capacity of HQMOs to effectively support the Programmer’s focus districts, in areas of monitoring and evaluation, planning, partner coordination and democratic accountability at the district and sub-district levels.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  1. Planning
  • Support the SE Health QM team to build the capacity of focal district health teams in District Implementation Plan (DIP) and Multi-year plan (MYP) formulation.

 

  1. Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Support the SE Health QM  team to build the capacity of current facility staff in Health Management Information Systems (HMIS)
  • Support the SE Health QM team to build the capacity of District Health Management Teams (DHMTs), Councillors and CHAM in data interpretation and use
  • Support the SE Health QM team in the reporting function

 

  1. Partner coordination
  • Support the SE Health QM team to build the capacity of districts for partner coordination

 

  1. Democratic accountability
  • Support the SE Health QM team in providing capacity development in public health for elected District Councillors

  

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Master’s degree in development planning or a related development field
  • Minimum of three year’s post qualification relevant experience such as work with Government of Malawi or development partners or international NGOs
  • Strong reporting and analytical skills
  • Advanced user of word, databases and spreadsheets
  • Strong networking skills
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Full job description can be accessed by Clicking Here - Technical Assistant (South East Health Quality Management Office) Job Description

Application form can be requested from:

Email: mhsprecruitment@gmail.com

 Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter and application form to:

Email: mhsprecruitment@gmail.com

Closing Date for Applications: 22nd January 2018. Please include ‘MHSP Technical Assistant – Zomba’ in the subject line. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Options is an equal opportunities employer and encourages application regardless of gender, ethnic background or disability.

 


Comment on advertised Job

Salome D.

6th of January, 2018 11:03:23 am


Location: Zomba

Employment Type: Full-time

Salary: N/A

Job deadline: 22nd January, 2018

Company: Malawi Health Sector Programme Technical Assistance (MHSP-TA)

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