Field Organiser (Malaria Elimination), BRAC Health Programme (Project staff)

Published On

13 Sep 2023

Company Information

BRAC

Address : BRAC Centre, 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212

Business : BRAC is an international development organisation founded in Bangladesh that partners with over 100 million people living with inequality and poverty globally to create sustainable opportunities to realise potential.

Field Organiser (Malaria Elimination), BRAC Health Programme (Project staff)

BRAC

Vacancy

Not specific

Job Context

    Responsible for proper requisition and distribution of Insecticide-treated bed nets (ITNs), community mobilization and outreach activities to increase case detection, case notification, follow-up of ongoing patients, referral of complicated cases and contribute to organize SBC activities.

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare monthly work-plan to implementing programmatic interventions accordingly in assigned areas.
  • Conduct screening test and health camp during peak season of malaria
  • Execute proper requisition, distribution and utilization of ITNs and ensure logistics to community staff.
  • Perform community mobilization for active case finding, organize outreach centers, collection of samples and transport them to the nearby facilities for Xpert/Truenat/ Microscopy testing.
  • Perform contact investigation (CI) of bacteriologically-confirmed pulmonary TB patients (both DS-TB and DR-TB).
  • Refer contacts of index cases to the physician for screening the eligibility of TPT and ensure enrolment.
  • Follow-up of each patient and ensuring their visit to the physician after detected with TB and update the status as well as ensure DOT at the community.
  • Organize social behavior change (SBC) events in the assigned area.
  • Ensure the referral and transportation of complicated patients to the upazila health complex or other facilities and coordination with patient contact personnel.
  • Enrich the programme knowledge of all community staff and supervise the activities through regular field visits.
  • Ensure monthly report from health provider timely, and send to respective channel as per standard guideline.
  • Practice and promote BRAC gender policy. Support implementation of gender equality and women empowerment at all levels.
  • Ensure the safety of programme participants, people who come into contact with the organisation and team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation including sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) to achieve the programme’s goals of safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment.
  • Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so.


Employment Status

Contractual


Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in any discipline


Additional Requirements

  • Age at least 18 years
  • Computer proficiency in MS Word and Excel, internet browsing, email.
  • Excellent in working in team and excellent report writing skills
  • Excellent Communication and Coordination skill
  • Excellent in Organizing and planning skills
  • Person with disability are encouraged to apply

Job Location

Anywhere in Bangladesh

Salary

    Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits

  • Festival Bonus, Health and Life Insurance, Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave and others as per policy.


Job Source

Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.

Published on: 13 Sep 2023

Vacancy: 
Not specific

Employment Status: Contractual

Age: Age at least 18 years

Job Location: Anywhere in Bangladesh

Salary: Negotiable

Application Deadline: 23 Sep 2023

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Application Deadline : 23 Sep 2023

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