Amref Health Africa Jobs Technical Advisor – Nutrition 2017

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Main Purpose of Job

Job holders will be responsible for, promoting public health and educating the community on healthy eating practices.

Qualifications for the Technical Advisor Job

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition and dietetics management from a recognized institution.
  • Must be registered with KNDI.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.
  • Experience in nutrition support in HIV programming for a period not less than 2 years.

Technical Advisor Job Responsibilities

  • Perform an anthropometric assessment (Age, Weight, Height, and BMI/MUAC) and record in requisite reporting tools.
  • Categorize patients as per their anthropometric measurements and provide appropriate nutrition interventions.
  • Take diet history and socio- economic assessment.
  • Recommend or/do clinical assessment of nutrition deficiencies and Related factors. Hold Nutrition/Health talks and carry out dietary counseling.
  • Demonstrations (e.g. food preparation/sanitation).
  • Distribution of food/micronutrient supplements.
  • Distribution of nutrition related information and handouts to clients.
  • Household/Individual food security assessment and education.
  • Collection and management of nutrition data.
  • Reporting on nutrition indicators.
  • Nutrition Stock management.

 

How to Apply

Deadline: Friday, April 7, 2017

Email application to: [email protected]

 

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