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Position Title: EPI Officer/Supervisor
1 month ago

EPI Officer/Supervisor

HealthNet TPO

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Position Title: EPI Officer/Supervisor

2021-12-11        Laghman       Full Time        9

Job Location: Laghman
Nationality: National
Category: Health Care
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: As per organization salary policy
Vacancy Number: HNTPO-02-12-21/2
No. Of Jobs: 1
City: Laghman office
Organization: HealthNet TPO
Years of Experience: 3 Years
Contract Duration: Two Months Extendable
Gender: Male/Female
Education: MD
Close date: 2021-12-11

About HealthNet TPO:

HealthNet TPO is a Netherlands based not for profit, non-governmental organization founded on the principle that access to affordable quality health care is a basic human right. HealthNet TPO works with interdisciplinary professionals to develop and implement innovative, culturally appropriate, evidence based public health interventions with a focus on: innovative development of health systems, mental health and  psychosocial care, long and short term training of health workers, control of communicable diseases (including malaria), and health financing schemes. HealthNet TPO offers ground-breaking and unconventional solutions that foster self-reliance and promote sustainable health care that is accessible to all.

HealthNet TPO in Afghanistan aims to improve the health status of the people in Afghanistan by supporting the local communities and the Government of Afghanistan in the development of a sustainable health care system.  HealthNet TPO is working in Afghanistan since 1994, implementing integrated health projects managed mainly by national staff and supported technically by expatriate staff from the headquarter office. HealthNet TPO Afghanistan is providing Primary Health Care, Mental Health and psychosocial services, fighting malaria and supporting Mother & Child Health Care in terms of providing training for Community Midwifes and to conduct operation research. Health Net TPO is currently implementing projects in 22 provinces and the major program it implements are BPHS/EPHS in three provices, Mobile Health Teams , Malaria Control program, Gender base Vilance, and Psychosocial program through a community system strengthening approach.

Job Descriptions:

  • Identify EPI supplies and vaccines need on a proper time, request them to the relevant department (PEMT) and provincial office manager, and ensure timely supply to Service Delivery Points (SDPs) and CBOV teams
  • Ensure initial training of the newly selected Community Based Outreach Vaccinators is conducted during the first month of the project
  • Orient newly hired vaccinators on National EPI strategy and policy of MoPH
  • Ensure vaccination session are conducted as per the planned SDPs determined for each CBOV
  • Supervise all 10 teams every month, closely watch over the activities and output of vaccinators, and provide technical and operation support to the vaccinators
  • Ensure all eligible children and women of child bearing age are timely vaccinated according to EPI schedule in the targeted SDPs
  • Update the maps of the underserved and white areas i.e. determine the immunization service delivery points for outreach and CBOV separately, identify the mode of transportation for CBOV and to set immunization targets
  • Participate in EPI coordination meetings at provincial and regional level and provide progress of the project to the EPI forums
  • Supply of cold chain and vaccines based on a pre-determined schedule from nearest BPHS HF
  • Ensure all underserved and white areas in the rural settings of the concerned provinces are covered through the outreach mobile immunization
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly progress, EPI statistical and ad-hoc reports

Job Requirements:

  • MD  with minimum three years working experience as EPI Supervisor/Officer 
  • Good written and verbal communication in English is required
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work and deal successfully in a multi-cultural environment is required.

Submission Guidelines:

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to send their CVs along with an application letter and apply Via E-mail to  vacancy@hntpo.org.af

Write the number of vacancy and position you are applying for, in the subject line of your E-mail Add.

Incomplete applications or applications received after the closing date will not be given consideration.

Candidates who are meeting the above criteria will be shortlisted;

Country office Address,

HNO:  003, Main St: 005, Sello Road, DehNaw _Dehbori, District 03 Kabul, Afghanistan

Submission Email:

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