Posted in December 2020

1. PROJECT OFFICER, WaSH

Main Purpose of the job
The project officer, WaSH role is to plan, implement and monitor progress of HopeCore
WaSH strategy in the schools within Mwimbi and Muthambi Sub-Counties and in the
community.
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail –
- Read and understand the Kenya Government Documents that form the basis of
the HopeCore WaSH strategy as follows:
o The standards and Guidelines for WaSH Infrastructure in Pre-Primary and
Primary Schools in Kenya
o The Kenya School Health Policy 2012-2030
o The Kenya School Health Implementation Guidelines
Use these documents for implementation of this project
- Establish productive working relationships with the school head/teacher health
champions for collaborative promotion of good WaSH practices in the schools
- Provide support to systematically build capacity of schools Boards of
Management (BOM) members in areas of WaSH service delivery and school
health
- Schedule and deliver WaSH products (soap, waterguard e.t.c.) to the schools and
ensure availability and proper utilization of the commodities by the schools
- Train teacher health champions, youth peer providers and health clubs in the
schools
- Develop and submit progress reports on WaSH activities

Academic and Professional Qualification
- Minimum diploma in community development, health education, community
health, environmental health or any other related field
- At least 1 year experience in community health education or community health
promotion or WaSH
- Motorbike riding license
Other Competencies
- Good communication and interpersonal skills and ability to interact with
community members effectively
- Innovative, quick learner, self-starter and result oriented
- Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills
- Flexibility and adaptability
- Demonstrate high levels of integrity
- Good documentation and report writing skills
- Proficiency in Ms-Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power point)

2. HEALTH RECORDS OFFICER
Main Purpose of the job
The health records officer will support the recording of patient data to improve health-
care delivery.
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail –
- Collect, organize, store and retrieve records used in diagnosis and treatment
- Promote and support the effective use of data, information, knowledge and
technology within HopeCore to support and improve health and delivery of
patient care
- Receive and document patients at entry point and direct them to the relevant
clinics
- Register and book appointments for patients to clinics
- Maintain records safety and security
Academic and Professional Qualification
- Diploma in Health Records and Information Technology from a recognized
institution
Other Competencies
- Good communication and interpersonal skills and ability to interact with
community members effectively
- Innovative, quick learner, self-starter and result oriented
- Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills

- Flexibility and adaptability
- Demonstrate high levels of integrity
- Good documentation and report writing skills
- Proficiency in Ms-Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power point)

Interested candidates should send their application attaching all the relevant
testimonials and resume to publichealth@villagehopecore.org not later than 7 th
February 2021.