Field Organiser (TB Control), 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 (TB Control), BRAC Health Programme (Project staff)

BRAC

Vacancy

Not specific

Job Context

    Responsible for community mobilization and outreach activities to increase case notification and follow-up of ongoing patients and ensure quality DOT, HIV and COVID-19 screening and TPT enrollment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare monthly work-plan to implementing programmatic interventions accordingly.
  • Perform community mobilization for ACF (active case finding), organize outreach centers, collection of samples and transport them to the nearby facilities for Xpert/ Truenat/ Microscopy testing including re-testing of microscopy positive cases.
  • Ensure treatment initiation, regular follow-up of ongoing patients and ensure quality DOT by monitoring Shasthya Shebika/ DOT provider/ community health workers and referral of retreatment cases for Xpert/ Truenat testing.
  • Perform contact investigation (CI) of bacteriologically-confirmed pulmonary TB patients (both DS-TB and DR-TB) and refer them to the physician for screening the eligibility of TPT and ensure enrolment.
  • Guide community health workers/ volunteers to identify Child TB presumptive in the community and refer them to the facilities for testing.
  • Ensure HIV screening of TB patients in the respective working area.
  • Ensure ambulatory treatment initiation at community level as early as possible in coordination with UH&FPO and MODC.
  • Organize/ conduct courtyard meetings, TB campaigns, special outreach centers for key and vulnerable population, refreshers training for Shasthya Shebika/ DOT providers for proper TB presumptive identification and quality DOT.
  • Update private sector mapping including formal and informal healthcare facilities/ providers and visit them in a regular basis to enhance presumptive and case referral.
  • Ensure distribution of drugs and incentive for Shasthya Shebika/ DOT providers and social support for eligible TB presumptive and patients.
  • Maintain regular coordination, communication, liaison with upazila/ union level stakeholders including HA, HI, CHCP etc.
  • Contribute in preparation of monthly/ quarterly reports and submit in due time.
  • Practice and promote organization’s gender policy and support implementation of gender equality and women empowerment at all levels.
  • Ensure the safety of Programme Participants, people who come into contact with the organization 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.
  • Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action.
  • 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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