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Field Officer ( 2 Posts) - Makueni and Nakuru

Job Description

  • Oversee outreach activities within the assigned project site in liaison with other team members.
  • Determine the health and communication needs of the target populations and make recommendations for continuation of or change in services.
  • Ensure achievement of targets for a number of truckers and sex workers reached (daily, monthly, quarterly and annually).
  • Ensure that referrals and follow-ups are done in collaboration with service providers and partners/government and documented.
  • Educate, coach and motivate Peer Educators/Mobilizers.
  • Conduct monthly meetings with peer educators/mobilizers to identify challenges and troubleshoot.
  • Conduct health education sessions targeting truckers and sex workers.
  • Document/record activities including preparation of periodic reports.
  • Establish contacts (linkages) with the government and other partners to leverage resources.
  • Participate in program meetings.

Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Education & Experience

  • Diploma in Social Work
  • Degree in Social Sciences
  • At least 2 years of experience in outreach work
  • Good communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills to build rapport with community members
  • Good listening skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Good report writing skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Mobilization skills
  • Facilitation skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Leadership skills

Additional Information

Position: Full-time basis

Location:  Makueni and Nakuru

Reports to:  Project Coordinator

Start date:   Immediately

Language:  English, Kiswahili

How to Apply

If you meet the above criteria, apply online (indicating your expected salary and the county you are applying for) via Email:  on or before 10th June 2022. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.