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Assistant for COVID-19

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Assistant for COVID-19

Job Type : Full-Time
Education Requirement : Bachelor Degree
Skills : Interpersonal  Communication skills 
Experience : 1 to 3 years
Work Days : Monday To Friday
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Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities

The job of the COVID-19 Assistant includes the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Work in consultation with the Covid-19 Officer as well as with VDCs (Village Development Committees), community leaders and groups to assist in the implementation COVID-19 response related project activities according to the work plan.
  • Seek regular advice from the COVID-19 Officer for the implementation of activities.
  • Work in close cooperation with community groups and village committees to identify the beneficiaries.
  • Train and work with CHP and VDCs to facilitate and organize committees, sub-committees, community volunteers and community-based organizations/groups, and assist the COVID-19 Officer in strengthening their technical, operational and managerial capacities and skills to relief from Covid-19 effects.
  • Assist with the monitoring of the project activities and outputs to ensure accountability and achievement of outcomes.
  • Ensure the involvement of the communities in all stages of the project activity implementation, and ensure that lessons learnt are considered in the further planning.
  • Assist in preparing and disseminating key lessons to appropriate stakeholders (community leader, women group leader, teacher, WaSH committees, CHP etc.).
  • Assist the Officers in setting up the work plan regarding field trips and budget planning for aid distribution.
  • Interview villagers and village leaders to collect project related data in the field such as beneficiary lists and ensure gender balance.
  • Mobilization of beneficiary communities to follow the MOHS instruction to prevent spreading of Covid19 diseases.
  • Conduct information sharing in the communities according to the work plan.
  • Ensure good representation and reputation of working Sector at all levels.
  • Collected project related data, supports the analysis and filing.
  • Submit weekly activity reports to the Covid-19 Officer using the reporting templates provided.
  • Distribute food, hygiene items, IEC and school furniture to the communities.
  • Any other tasks assigned by Covid-19 Officer/ Team Leader.
Position Requirement
  • Minimum high school graduate
  • A minimun of 1 year work experience, experience of working in humantarian sector or in NGO/INGO is an asset
  • Willingness and motivation to work for comminity development
  • Basic knowledge of computer skill (Microsoft Word and Excel)
  • Good knowledge of the local language and culture
  • Basic knowledge in hygiene promotion
  • Experience in humantarian aid distribution
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good comminication and understanding skills
  • Being able to work efficiently, under pressure and adapt to difficult conditions
  • Willingness to travel to the field and ability for frequent car/motorcycle travel and overnight stay in remote villages
  • Commitment to arche noVa’s code of conduct, anti-fraud and security policies


  • Knowledge in data collection, assessment, and reporting
  • Knowldege in project monitoring and evaluation


Interested candidates should apply by submitting their full CV, cover letter and contact details of 3 Referees by email to: ************* Please use subject heading: “Ref: Vacant Position –COVID-19 Assistant– Ann.”

Deadline for applications: Open until July 26, 2020

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