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Polio Emergency Response Officer -FATA

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N.G.O./Social Services
Health & Medicine
Total Position:
Job Type:
Individual Contractor Agreement (UNOPS) ( First Shift (Day) )
Job Province:
Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA)
Job Location:
FR Peshawar
No Preference
Minimum Education:
Degree Title:
MBBS or Equivalent Degree recognized by PMDC & MPH(Preferable)
Career Level:
Minimum Experience:
3 Years(((Public Health;preferably in EPI/PEI and Disease Surveillance)))
Apply By:
Nov 6, 2016
Posted On:
Oct 27, 2016
Job Description

Under the technical supervision of the WHO provincial team lead and under the overall supervision of the WHO Representative the incumbent will work as a member of the Provincial Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) /Emergency Response Unit Karachi

Function 1:Provide technical support to Provincial EOC /

Act as EOCs focal point for highest risk districts/areas

Regular collate, analyse and interpret polio and other risk data from these areas

Prepare situational analyses and reports, and issue recommendations to management about appropriate measures

Monitor and evaluate strategies and implementation of NEAP work plans

Function 2: Provide field support to high risk and outbreak areas

Assist local authorities to timely initiate and implement a high quality response to any emergent polio situation

Coordinate technical response between local authorities and partners

Ensure that a comprehensive response strategy is drawn up as per NEAP, including a risk and needs assessment

Define and request support needed from EOC and partners

Ensure that EOC is well informed on issues related to the response and the risk management of all areas of operations

Ensure that a final document will be produced with clear recommendations for future responses

Cover exceptional shortages of WHO technical field activity

Function 3: Provide support in capacity building and supervision of field staff

Plan and conduct regular/periodic visits to high risk districts to assist in planning, supervision and monitoring of supplementary immunization activities

Support and motivate local staff to ensure that they have clear objectives and receive meaningful feedback

Where appropriate, ensure hands-on capacity building of local staff in order to ensure ongoing sustainability and quality of the response

Identify urgent training needs in relation to technical standards

Undertake other relevant activities as directed by the supervisor

Language skills

Fluent in English and Urdu

Fluent in English, Urdu and Pushto

Knowledge of Pashto is an asset


Communicating in a credible and effective manner: Expresses oneself clearly in conversations and interactions with others; listens actively. Produces effective written communications. Ensures that information is shared.

Producing Results: Produces and delivers quality results. Is action oriented and committed to achieving outcomes.

Knowing and managing yourself: Manages ambiguity and pressure in a self-reflective way. Uses criticism as a development opportunity. Seeks opportunities for continuous learning and professional growth.

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