Nutrition Nurse job at World Vision in Ghowr

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Job Detail

  • Job ID 18058
  • Salary As Per WVA Salary Scale
  • No. of Opportunity 1
  • Experience 1 Year
  • Gender Female
  • Qualification Associate
  • Hour full-time
  • Opportunity type Job
  • Duration 6 Months
  • Vacancy No. WVA1504
  • Organization World Vision
  • Location Ghowr

Job Description

Job Description:

This is a full-time, grant-funded Community Promoter position for Nutrition project based in Dolaina and Firzokoh districts of Ghor province. Screening of all children under 5 and lactating and pregnant women, implement the IMAM .

To explain the program to the village leaders and general community prior to carrying out activities considering the CoVID-19 situation and adapted nutrition interventions.

– Screening of all children under 5 and lactating and pregnant women.

–  Provide IYCF psychosocial counselling to affect PLWs with consideration of the CoVID-19 circumstances

– Conduct health education session on physical conditions that can resemble depressive disorder with consideration of the CoVID-19 circumstances (anemia, malnutrition and etc.)

– Provide psychosocial support to malnourished women, and women with malnourished children or any other physical, mental, neurological and substance use (MNS) though running self-help groups, teaching stress management) with consideration of the CoVID-19 circumstances. – Ensure the adapted breastfeeding counseling is functional on a sustainable manner.

– Attend to the project respective training and replicate the training to the CHWs, Family Health action groups with consideration of the CoVID-19 circumstances.

– Follow the recent updated MoPH/nutrition cluster guidelines on adapted nutrition intervention under the CoVID-19 circumstances.  – Make a comprehensive registration system for nutrition unit (OPD SAM).

– To accurately measure and record MUAC, weights, heights, and lengths of the beneficiaries according to the nutrition criteria.

– Prepare nutrition counselling to client as per Nutrition cluster/ MoPH nutrition guideline or policy.

– Calculate RUTF/RUSF and other medical supplies (Vitamin A, Mebenedazole, Ferfolic, etc.) to malnourished children and give on weekly basis and biweekly distribution of nutrition supplies to SAM and monthly to MAM cases.

-Follow up of malnourished children if they do not centre through CHWs.

– Filling the IMAM report template on monthly basis and report to World Vision .

– Filing information on MNS awareness raising or psychosocial support sessions.

– Submit relevant forms at the end of each day and restock field supplies as necessary.

–  Fully implement the IMAM guideline based on the nature of work. – Check the stock make consumption report and request for new supplies.

– To maintain all equipment in good working order and report any problems or needs Other .

–  Adhere to WV Child and Adult Safeguarding policy and standards.  – – Adhere to WV accountability standards.

– To be aware and prepared to implement WV Afghanistan Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs plan under the context of (BHA/FRAMES II- 2023) interventions.


At least one year working in the nutrition program using CMAM/IMAM approach.

1-  Graduated from Nursing, Midwifery or any other health and nutrition education at any accredited health institute.

2- Very good communication skills with staff & clients. Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications

3- Ability to work with malnutrition case .

4- Ability to do the triage methods.

5- Communication skills and knowledge of local communities.

6- Languages empowerment (Dari – Pashto).

7- Flexibility for work. .

8- Ability to travel within the work environment

How to Apply:

The application closing date is Please submit your resume and one-page cover letter outlining how you meet the job requirements by email to: attachment of big size  if you want your application/CV to be considered.

Applications with insufficient, incomplete, and inconsistent information to make a determination will not be considered

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