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Birth Companionship Project Manager
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Posted: 09 May 2017 12:12
Deadline: 23 May 2017
Category: Project Management
Location: Africa , Tanzania , Dar es Salaam
Employment: Full-Time
Education: Bachelor
Salary: Negotiable
Employer: Thamini Uhai
About Company: Thamini Uhai is a Tanzanian non-governmental organization that works on improving maternal and newborn health. Its maternal health program supports national efforts to reduce maternal and early neonatal deaths in Tanzania since 2008. Working with Government of Tanzania and non-governmental partners, Thamini Uhai builds capacity to provide high quality, safe and reliable emergency obstetric and neonatal care (EmONC) in government facilities. In total, 37 health facilities are supported to provide EmONC services in Kigoma, Morogoro and Pwani regions. These facilities ensure more women in remote settings are able to access life-saving care, saving the lives of both women and their newborns.
Email: info@thaminiuhai.or.tz
Phone: +255+255 22 277 3261 +255 784 050 531
Contact name: MD
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Requirements
• Degree in medicine, nursing or public health with at least five years of working experience.
A Masters degree in public health will be an added advantage.
• Experience in the following needed: supervising staff, health project management including
project report writing, organizing and facilitating participatory trainings, working with rural
communities, working with health workers and/or local government officials.
• Experience in the following areas preferred: strengthening service delivery at health
facilities; gender issues; maternal and reproductive health; behavior change
communication (BCC); community-based health programs.
• Proven experience in managing data collection, processing and analysis as well as
monitoring and evaluation preferred.
Conditions
N/A
Responsibilities
Planning:
• The manager will support a research firm to conduct the end-line evaluation at the end of
the project to understand women's childbirth experience - both from the perspective of the
laboring woman and from the health providers assisting in the delivery.
• Conduct workshop to develop a birth companionship 'Code of Good Practice' which will lay
out the rights, roles, and responsibilities of all the people supporting the women delivering
at facilities.
Implementation:
• Facilitate workshops for health providers at facilities to introduce birth companionship
including the developed 'Code of Good Practice'.
• Oversee the identification, recruitment and training of on-call birth companions.
• In collaboration with the Communication Manager, ensure the promotion of birth
companionship through developing and implementing a strategic, multi-media
communication campaign to explain and promote birth companionship.
• Oversee maternity ward improvements to accommodate birth companions in delivery
rooms in the supported facilities.
• Build a good environment of collaboration at the facilities among health providers,
delivering women and birth companions to ensure birth companionship practice leads to
more satisfaction to delivering women.
• Advocate at the regional, district and community levels to allow and promote practice of
birth companionship in the health facilities.
• Provide and coordinate other technical assistance for implementation as may be needed
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