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Community Health Assistant-NMS (15 POSTS)



1 year ago

Job Description

An officer at this level will work under the guidance of a senior officer. Duties and responsibilities at this level will include:- (i) visiting homes to determine health situations and dialogue with household members; (ii) identifying and sensitizing communities on health interventions; (iii) identifying common ailments and minor injuries at community level; (iv) collecting data at household level for analysis; (v) distribution of Information, Education Communication materials, mosquito nets and other commodities to households; (vi) identifying defaulters of health interventions and other health cases and referring them to health facilities; and (vii) maintaining and updating health data using health registers

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Education + Experience

  1. For appointment to this grade a candidate must have a Certificate in Community Health, Psychology, Counseling, Social Work or Community Development from a recognized institution