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Job Title: Nutrition Assistant – IRC Uganda Jobs 2020
Organization: International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Location: Yumbe, Uganda
International Rescue Committee (IRC) Profile:
The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. At work today in over 40 countries and 22 U.S. cities, we restore safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way from harm to home. The IRC has been working in Uganda since 1998 supporting nationals, refugees and various institutions in the country notably the government, community-based organizations, the civil society and the private sector. The current program portfolio in Uganda includes health, peacebuilding, gender-based violence, economic recovery and agribusiness, and children & youth. https://www.rescue.org/country/uganda
IRC has a country office in Kampala, a regional office in Kitgum, Adjumani, Kiryandongo and Moroto. Given the recent conflict outbreak in South Sudan, IRC re-opened the Yumbe Field site office to support refugees being settled in Bidibidi refugee settlement in Yumbe District and in Arua District; the IRC is one of the first responders to the emergency situation in Imvepi refugee settlement.
The Nutrition Assistant will be reporting to the program nutrition officer and will be based in Bidibidi refugee settlement found in Yumbe district and shall be responsible for providing health education talks, screening to children, women and their partners in the health facility and in the community on nutrition-related issues. S/he will provide anthropometric assessment, recording, referral and linking clients to respective service points and shall maintain environment-friendly working space hence adhering to infection control and prevention practices. S/he will provide nutrition services including but not limited to counselling, linkage and preparing treatment for the clients.
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How To Apply For IRC Uganda Jobs 2020 – Diploma Nutrition Assistant:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online at the link below.
Deadline: February 10th,2020
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