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The World Health Organization is Hiring a Health Emergency Officcer, for Cabo Delgado.


The purpose of the post is to provide technical support to Nampula Gombe operations response on support the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the health operations of health emergencies going co in Nampula.


   » To provide technical support to enhance early warning/disease Surveillance for timely detection and response to on-going emergencies (IDSR diseases, natural disasters (flooding, cyclone, malnutrition and other disasters) and International Health Regulations;
   » Strengthening emergency response/resilience and preparedness activities to reduce mortality, morbidity especially due to the impact of outbreaks and or public health emergencies;
   » Strengthening the health system, enhancing health equity, tackling the social determinants of health and envisioning the achievement of universal health coverage;
   » Underpin the response to the major Non communicable diseases (NCDs) and their risk factors and other health service deliveries among affected population;
   » Ensure the utilization of reliable information, evidence, innovation and expertise for improving population health results, all over the full cycle of the emergency response;
   » Liaising with other sectors in providing a public health response in emergencies and outbreaks;
   » Providing technical public health input for planning, project management and reporting.


   » Support capacity building on Integrated disease surveillance and response to Nampula and affected districts.
   » Participate and support surveillance, outbreak investigation and response efforts, monitoring and evaluation, data analysis and interpretation for decision-making;
   » Ensure coordination mechanisms for disease avoidance and control established at Nampula provincial and affected district;
   » Collaborate with national, provincial and district authorities and health partners to coordinate and implement public health response activities as part of the Health Cluster's strategic response; analyze existing coordination mechanisms, designing and recommending improvements;
   » Provide analysis of public health risks, needs and capacities and advise on priority interventions for WHO and partners including on challenges and operational course corrections as applicable or as required;
   » Prepare a consolidated weekly emergency report to the Nampula WHO suboffice IM/TL on the evolution of the Epidemic;
   » Support capacity building on training and upgrading the expertise of provincial and district surveillance focal persons;
   » Participate in the weekly epidemiological bulletin production, conference call and share updates on outbreaks and emergency activities in the country;
   » Support efforts aimed at building the capacity of health provincial and district office staff in areas of disease outbreak investigation, response, data analysis and interpretation;
   » Document lessons learnt in the field;
   » Conduct any other tasks/assignment authorized by IM/TL, WHE cluster and WR.
Competencies (Generic):
   » Producing results;
   » Fostering integration and teamwork;
   » Communicating in a credible and effective way;
   » Moving forward in changing environment;
   » Knowing and managing yourself.
Competencies (Functional)
   » Proven practice to function within multi-disciplinary and multi-national teams. capability to communicate clearly and concisely, orally and in writing. broad expertise of electronic data analysis tools.


Essential: First degree in Medicine, Health agent, Laboratory, Nursing, Environmental Health;
Desirable: Masters in Field Epidemiology or MPH.
Essential: 5 years of significant practice in field epidemiology, disease surveillance, public health emergency management or related field. Working practice with national authorities and or previous work in health emergencies will be an asset.
Desirable: Working practice with WHO or previous international practice would be an asset.
Required languages English: Excellent expertise; Portuguese: Excellent expertise Other expertise (e.g. IT) : Excellent computer expertise (Word, Excel, Power Point,) Duty station: Nampula.

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Grade: Master, Degree
Employment Type: Temporary

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   »Date Published: Posted 30 seconds ago
   »Expiration date: May 21, 2022
   »Job location: Pemba
   »listing title: Health Emergency agent
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