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Public Health officer – Save the Children

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Save the Children Ethiopia is looking for qualified applicants for the following open position.

Job Title:  

Public Health officer

Job Overview:                              

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: Company’s Scale

Place of Work: Addis Ababa,Ethiopia.

Job Position:                                

Public Health officer


  • Overall responsible for coordination of day to day health activities at assigned project site.
  • Organize and facilitate kick of meetings, review meeting and other events to enhance ownership and sustainability.
  • Develop joint plan with Woreda health office and Health facility representatives to strengthen integration and collaboration.
  • Plan and supervise implementation of project activities together with MOH counterparts.
  • Provide technical guidance to health extension workers and health workers.
  • Coach and mentor MOH staffs working at different levels including woreda health office, health centres and health posts.
  • Conduct training need assessment, health facility functionality and other assessments with MOH.
  • Make sure appropriate distribution and utilization of supplies and equipment provided by SCI.
  • Organize and facilitate trainings to health workers and health extension workers on different thematic areas.
  • Conduct post training follow up, routine supportive supervision and joint monitoring  visit.
  • Participate on regional level integrated supportive supervision and other monitoring visits.
  • Asses local capacity and ensure programmes are deliver results according to relevant standards, polices, and program strategy.
  • Ensure appropriate and consistent health education is provided to the communities.
  •  Facilitate and support in the development and scheduling of outreach activities and support region wide campaigns at assigned woreda.
  • Support woreda level microplanning.
  • Represent SCI in health and nutrition cluster coordination to includes also RH related meetings with stakeholders.
  • Take part in the project set-up, technical support visit, monitoring visits, surveys and evaluations.
  • Support in the management of essential drugs and medical supplies efficiently and make sure IPLS are applied at all level.
  • With the support of MEAL team ensure project performance is tracked and quality standards adhered to.
  • Coordinate any awareness raising campaigns/behaviour change communication in the community in coordination with MOH.
  • Facilitate cross-sectoral programming, particularly to promote excellent communication and referral between.

Job Requirement:                       



  • BSC in Public Health or Nursing.
  • Desirable MPH in any field of Public Health.


  • Minimum 5 years working experience and with more than 1 year NGOs experience.
  • Experience in Integrated Pharmaceuticals Logistics System (IPLS).
  • Experience MNCH in emergencies.



  • Sphere standards trainings.
  • Demonstrable ability on report writing and excellent communication skills.
  • Willingness to travel frequently and flexible to adapt changes.
  • Good Computer skills in Microsoft word, excel, power point and internet explorer.
  • Fluency in in written and spoken English and local languages.
  • Excellent interpersonal skill and able to work in a multicultural team.
  • Passionate about improving the lives of children.
  • Non-discriminatory and gender sensitive.
  • Commitment to SCI values.

  How to Apply

Interested applicants, who fulfill the above requirement, can submit your CV, copies of relevant documents and Application to: Click Here

Deadline: 14, October , 2023.


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