Jhpiego Ebonyi, Nigeria
Feb 08, 2018Full time
The Community Mobilization Officer (CMO) will be responsible in building capacity of facility-based personnel at the Local Government level for UNITAID project to expand access to preventive chemotherapy for pregnant women in Nigeria. This project aims to scale up an innovative, community-based approach to expand coverage of intermittent preventive treatment in pregnancy (I PTp), with quality assured sulfadoxine pyrimithimine (SP), for pregnant women. The Community mobilization Officer will mentor and build capacity of Community Health Workers (CHW5) in lPTp at district level as well as supporting ANC providers on the most up to date guidance in lPTp. S/he will ensure adherence to antenatal care protocols for malaria case management and malaria in pregnancy (MIP).