Overview

The Ministry of Health with grant from Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), through the Africa Centre for Disease Control, intends to strengthen surge capacity to support response to public health emergencies.

In view of the above, the Ministry is inviting applications to fill the post below on temporary basis for a period of six (6) months:

JOB TITLE: COVID-19 Vaccine Social Mobilizer

RESPONSIBLE TO: District Health Education Officer

LOCATION: Various Health Centres in Rural Areas.

QUALIFICATIONS

Applicants should be holders of Diploma in Environmental Health from a recognized institution. Must be not more than 35 years and be registered with the regulatory bodies.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identify areas where COVID-19 vaccine uptake is low in liaison with SHSA and vaccination team.
  • Conduct quick assessment to determine factors affecting COVID-19 vaccine uptake in low performing areas.
  • Plan social mobilization interventions with relevant stakeholders.
  • Conduct social mobilization interventions.
  • Document lessons learnt from the interventions.
  • Prepare monthly reports and submit to DHEO.

MODE OF APPLICATION

Interested candidates meeting the above requirements should send their application letters together with copies of certificates not later than 24th June, 2022 and send to:

The Secretary

Ministry of Health

P.O Box 30377

LILONGWE 3.