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Community Nutrion Screener

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Position Title: Community Nutrion Screener

2022-11-25        Nangarhar       Full Time        53

Job Location: Nangarhar
Nationality: National
Category: Program
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: As per the Organization salary scale
Vacancy Number: PU-AMI/HR/JAL/002000
No. Of Jobs: 1
City: Jalalabad
Organization: PU-AMI
Years of Experience: At least 1 year experience working with NGO particularly in the nutrition field.
Contract Duration: 10 Months
Gender: Female
Education: Graduated from Grade 12
Close date: 2022-11-25

About PU-AMI:

About Première Urgence - Aide Médicale Internationale (PU-AMI)  

PU-AMI (known globally as Première Urgence Internationale, PUI) is a non-governmental, non-profit, non-political and non-religious international aid organization. PU-AMI’s teams are committed to support vulnerable communities and populations, those marginalized, hit by conflict, natural disaster or economic downturns. PU-AMI’s main objective is to contribute to reduction in morbidity and mortality, and provide emergency relief to those in immediate need in order to help them regain their dignity. 

Afghan mission is the oldest of PUI missions, with the first medical intervention launched in 1979 just after the Soviet troops crossed the country’s borders. PU-AMI teams currently deliver the integrated health care, combined with nutrition, psychosocial support; water, sanitation and hygiene (wash), as well as trauma services. The organization implements projects mainly in eastern parts of the country, and increasingly in the South-East Region. Since the COVID-19 outbreak in 2020, PU-AMI has also positioned itself as one of the main actors in preparedness and response to the pandemic, implementing health and wash-cantered activities at health facilities and community level in Kabul and beyond. 

Globally, PUI provides assistance to around 6 million people in 23 countries and across 5 continents: Africa, Asia, Middle East, Latin America, and Europe. 



PU-AMI (که در سطح جهان به نام PUI پی یو آی شناخته میشود) یک اداره غیردولتی، غیرانتفاعی، غیرسیاسی و غیر مذهبی مدد رسان بین ا لمللی میباشد. 

تیم های  PU-AMI متعهد به حمایت  و کمک جوامع و جمعیت های آسیب پذیر به انهاییکه در اإثر منازعات- حوادث طبیعی و رکود اقتصادی منزوی شده اند میباشد.  هدف عمده PU-AMI کمک در کاهش مرگ و میر -کمک عاجل به اعاده و بازیابی حیثیت ووقار  انهاییکه در نیاز فوری قرار دارند  میباشد.     

 ماموریت افغانستان  قدیمی  ترین مآموریت   (PUI) پی یو آی بوده و  با اولین مداخله در بخش صحی در سال1979  فقط درست بعد از عبور نیروهای شوروی از مرز های کشور آغاز شد. 

تیم های PU-AMI در حال حاضر مراقبت های صحی ادغام یافته همراه با تغذیه حمایت روانی اجتماعی-آب-نظافت و حفظ ا لصحه wash و خدمات  تردیدات یا تروما را ارایه میدارد. 

 این اداره عمدتآ پروژه ها را در  بخش شرقی کشور و بطور فزاینده در مناطق جنوب شرقی کشور  از زمان شیوع  COVID-19 در  2020  تطبیق مینماید . 


PU-AMI  همچنین منحیث بازیگر اصلی در آمادگی و پاسخ به بیماری همه گیر – اجرای فعالیت های صحی و wash در سطح مراکز صحی و جامعه در کابل و فراتر از آن موقعیت خود را تثبیت نموده است. 

 در سطح جهان موسسه    PUIدر 23 مملکت  جهان به  6 میلیون نفر  در 5 قاره افریقا- آسیا- شرق میانه- امریکای لاتین و اروپا کمک مینماید. 

Job Descriptions:

General Conditions of Employment: 


The employee shall abide to this job description, his/her employment contract, PU-AMI Afghanistan National Staff Regulations together with its annexes and attachments, as well as any  rules, regulations, internal policy that may be adopted by PU-AMI Afghanistan 


Work relationship روابط کاری  


Work under the responsibility ofتحت مسولیت شخصیکه کار مینماید :Health Supervisor/MHT Doctor 


Supervise اشخاصی را که نظارت میکند:                


In direct cooperation withدر همکاری مستقیم با :PM/HR/Logistic/Finance and other program department   


Responsibilities and particular assignmentsمسؤلیت ها و وظایف مشخص  


The community screener will go to the catchment area of the Mobile Health Teams and will screen the children and will notified and refer the acutely malnourished children to the OPD SAM and MAM sites. 


Objective 1هدف اول : screening of under five children and Defaulter tracing 

Activités/Main duitesفعالیت ها/ وظایف عمده: 

  • She/He Conduct anthropometric measurement (weight, height and age), MUAC and check edema of all under five children. 

  • S/he Classification of all under five children in categories of well nourished, Moderate Acute Malnutrition (MAM) and Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM). 

  • Coordination with the community elders, CHWs and volunteer for the defaulter tracing and case detection. 

  • Proper follow up of the absent cases to avoid being defaulted. 

  • Follow up of referral cases with related MHT. 

  • Follow up of detected cases in the next visit from the same site.  


Objective 2هدف دوم: Hygiene and Nutrition counseling  

Activités/Main duitesفعالیت ها/ وظایف عمده: 

  • S/He Conduct counseling for pregnant and lactating women and mothers of all under two years children on appropriate infant and young child feeding (IYCF) practices in each site. 

  • Counselling and referring the SAM, MAM children and acutely malnurished PLWs to the relevant sites 

  • S/He Conduct regular nutrition education at each site when Nutrition educator not present. 

  • Counselling the caregivers on the hygiene promotion practices as needed.   

Objective 3هدف سوم :  

Activities/Main duties 

  • Registering and reporting all activities done at the community level including number of screening, counselling and nutrition education sessions conducted. 

  • S/He is responsible for providing all his activities reports and information to his line supervisor. 

  • Reporting of referred cases. 


Job Requirements:

Qualification/ Requirements تحصیلات و شرایط لازمه  

  • Graduated from Grade 12. 

  • Sensitive to public health issues. 

  • Priority will be given to those who has similar experience 

  • Willing to go to repeatedly to field. 

  • Good understanding of eastern region will be an asset. 

  • Good communication skills. 

  • At least 1 year experience working with NGO particularly in the nutrition field. 

Submission Guidelines:

Dear candidates, 

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You are allowed to apply only before closing date 

Due to large number of applicants we are unable to provide individual feedback. 

Only short listed candidates whose application responds to the criteria will be contacted. 

Qualified Female candidate are highly encourage to apply. 

Academic certificates/diplomas. These will be requested if called for interview. 

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