Posted on :
1 Jun, 2011
CARE International Ghana Country Office is inviting applications from qualified persons to fill the position of Regional Coordinator to support its Behavior Change Support Project (BCSP). The BCS Project is intended to foster positive health practices in households and communities and support changes in cultural norms that will reinforce and maintain these practices in the Western, Central and Greater Accra Regions.
The project will maximize the use of relevant approaches, materials and media products already developed and successfully used in Ghana to provide a range of communications support for the behaviour changes needed to improve health in the priority technical areas of reproductive health; maternal and child health; malaria; HIV/AIDS; water/sanitation; and other infectious diseases to over 5 million rural and urban people.
The Regional Coordinator will be responsible for the direct implementation of the key components of this project through a variety of capacity building, advocacy, focused behaviour change communication activities, community mobilization, and community-based distribution of health products and marketing interventions that can be sustained over time.
S/he will work in close partnership with the Government of Ghana, other USAID implementing partners, non-governmental organizations, community and elected leaders, faith-based organizations, and various other local partners.
The Regional Coordinator will be based in Accra but co-locate with staff of the project in the focus regions (Western, Central and Greater Accra). S/he will be required to travel to all regions as needed. S/he will report to the Chief of Party.
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Required Skills or Experience
How To Apply
Interested candidates should request application forms at: [email protected]
PLEASE INDICATE CLEARLY IN THE SUBJECT LINE THAT YOU ARE APPLYING FOR THE REGIONAL COORDINATOR POSTION. Closing date for submission of completed application forms is June 15, 2011.
Please note that applications submitted without the application forms will not be considered.
OUR DIVERSITY IS OUR STRENGTH; WE ENCOURAGE PEOPLE FROM ALL BACKGROUNDS AND EXPERIENCES, PARTICULARLY WOMEN, TO APPLY