School-Based Deworming Program
Assistant Provincial Coordinator
Contractual ( months)
The incumbent will support the Assistant Provincial Coordinator to supervise the implementation and execution of School-based Deworming Program, keeping very close coordination with the implementation, monitoring and field team to troubleshoot on-field issues in day-to-day operations as well as on Mass Drug Administration Activity (MDA).
Real-time reporting and coordination with the Implementation Team on events and challenges.
Coordinate with District Implementation Committee for MDA and ensure smooth execution of training and drugs management during deworming campaign
Build liaison between district governments to ensure all of the arrangement made before the deworming day
Coordinate with local community sensitization channels for dissemination of deworming day communication messages in-line with provincial govt. guidelines
Coordinate, assist and monitor drug storage and its distribution to the training venues and subsequently to schools with health department
Coordinate and assist the district government and Third-Party Independent Monitoring Firm for monitoring and validation of data
Coordinate, monitor and assist the reporting through the reverse cascade
Assist District Management Committees for the development of district level training and drug distribution plans
Ensure the attendance sheets of training sessions conducted by Provincial, District and Cluster Level Master Trainers are duly filled as per the protocols and sent to IRD finance for the timely payments
Collection of duly filled, signed and approved attendance sheets from the respective provincial/district education offices and its timely submission to IRD finance
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES (KSA)
Bachelors in social sciences or any relevant field
- years of on-field experience of managing healthcare programs specially with government of Pakistan
Capable enough to manage the on-going communication and operations on MDA and mop up day
Moderate writing and analytical skills
Excellent communication skills both with internal management and external officials involved during Mass Drug Administration Excellent vigilance required
Capable enough to trouble shoot real-time on-field operations
IRD Pakistan is in search of talented and motivated individuals for the post of District Coordinator in the field of Research in one of their office located in KPK - Pakistan. The ideal candidate should have bachelors qualification and atleast 2 years of experience. The position require field, health-monitoring mandatory skills. This is a Full-Time morning shift job.
About IRD Pakistan
IRD is a global health delivery and research network that works in over 20 countries. IRD was founded in Karachi in 2004. Now based in Singapore, IRD has has offices in Dhaka, Dubai, Ho Chi Minh, Jakarta, Johannesburg, and Karachi.