Mother Babies Areas Officer (MBA Officers) مسؤول مساحة الأم و الطفل

إعلان وظيفة شاغرة رقم: 3084

المسمى الوظيفي:  Mother Babies Areas Officer (MBA Officers) مسؤول مساحة الأم و الطفل

اخر موعد للتقديم: 06.06.2020

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متطلبات العمل:

Essential:

  • Willingness to learn
  • Proven capacity of leadership and teamwork
  • Experience working in the community as mobiliser or educator
  • Capacity to keep accurate records of activities and report in a timely manner
  • Demonstrable ability at report writing
  • Ability to make a work plan and direct work independently
  • Willingness to live and work in difficult situations

Desirable:

  • Fluent in Kurdish, Arabic and some knowledge of English
  • Previous experience working with an NGO

Knowledge of the operational area

الوصف الوظيفي:

Education and Counseling:

  • Provide appropriate and tailored one-to-one counseling support on the WHO recommended breastfeeding and complementary feeding practices, maternal nutrition, and safe artificial feeding (if necessary)
  • Lead group education sessions for mothers and carers of children under two years old and deliver accurate key messages on IYCF-E practices and maternal nutrition
  • Adapt education sessions according to the needs of mothers/carers involved and the age of the child
  • Provide pregnant women with preparatory counseling for breast feeding such as skin-to-skin, early initiation, and colostrum feeding, to prevent pre-lacteal feeds and bottle feeding
  • Ensure all mothers/caregivers are aware of the importance of exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months
  • Provide breastfeeding troubleshooting for mothers experiencing difficulties, including supporting relactation
  • Counsel mothers on appropriate complementary feeding (introduction, frequency, diversity, texture, etc.), and the benefits of continued breastfeeding.
  • Sensitively address any concerns or local taboos associated with the recommended infant and young child feeding practices.
  • Discourage and educate mothers on the dangers of feeding bottles and encourage cup feeding.
  • Provide appropriate counseling and advice on safer artificial feeding.
  • Lead and conduct support groups for caregivers of children under 2 years old and pregnant and lactating women
  • Contribute to the development of contextually appropriate IEC materials and feeding props/tools.
  • Utilize education materials on breastfeeding and complementary feeding practices, relaying accurate, practical, and specific advice for the mother’s needs;

Referral and Coordination:

  • Screen and refer children for acute malnutrition and intensive nutritional/medical care as required;
  • Ensure caregivers are aware of available services and advocate prioritization for caregivers, where necessary, in appropriate services and support;
  • Identify/develop appropriate Information Education Communication (IEC) materials and flash cards in the local language, and ensure that the materials are used during counseling and are freely available at mother-baby areas;

Reporting and Advocacy:

  • Maintain records of mothers and children attending education sessions, receiving skilled assessment and support; and MUAC data.
  • Submit monthly reporting of activities
  • Record and report any donations or untargeted distributions of infant formula, bottles and teats and other violations of The Code;
  • Play an active role in advocacy to promote proper IYCF-E Practices, antenatal and postnatal checkups, importance of institutional deliveries, vaccination and growth monitoring.

Additional Tasks:

  • Maintain records of IYCF-E materials and resources and report stock usage;
  • Participate in other IYCF-E program duties as requested;
  • Ensure a comfortable, calm, environment for counseling sessions and maintain good relationships with the beneficiaries.

الجهة المعلنة: Confidential غير معلن

مقر العمل: Hassakah 

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