UNICEF Social and Behaviour Change National Consultants Jobs 2023 – Zambia NGO Jobs. UNICEF Zambia programme looking for “Social and Behaviour Change National Consultants“. Applicants with a University Degree may apply on or before 26th March 2023.
UNICEF is an independent development and humanitarian non-profit organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. We support children’s rights from birth until they reach adulthood, and enable children to prepare for – and respond to – crises and adversity. We believe in the power and potential of every child, but know this is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination.
The UNICEF has published a job vacancy announcement on 18th March 2023 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Social and Behaviour Change National Consultants to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.
UNICEF Job Vacancy 2023
How can you make a difference: Under the direct supervision of the UNICEF Social and Behaviour Change Officer, and in day-to-day interactions and coordination with the UNICEF International SBC Lead Consultant, the selected national consultants will support the Health and EPI teams of the MoH at provincial and district levels) in the planning, implementation, and monitoring of ACSM/RCCE strategies, plans and activities. The consultant will provide technical support to the Provincial Health Offices (PHOs) and partners on evidence based and quality designing, planning, implementation, monitoring, and reporting of the Advocacy, Communication, Social Mobilization (ACSM) and Social Behaviour Change (SBC) interventions on Health and Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) demand generation to enhance the uptake of polio, COVID-19, and other immunisation services in Zambia. Overall aim is to strengthen subnational and local level systems and structures to strengthen evidence generation and it’s applications to further improve and adapt ACSM/SBC interventions; strengthen the roles and responsibilities related to leadership, guidance and coordination of the Risk Communication and Community Engagement (RCCE) Coordination Subgroup to improve effectiveness, focus and synergies among all other RCCE subgroups; and the Emergency Operation Centre (EOC) /Incident Management System (IMS) structures ranging from Polio, Measles, COVID-19 and Cholera at provincial and district level.
Qualification & Experience:
- University degree in social science, Communication, Health Promotion, International Studies, Development Studies or a related technical field in SBC/ Risk Communication and Community Engagement (RCCE).
- At least 3-5 years’ relevant experience and product knowledge on social behaviours change, social mobilization, risk communication and community engagement.
- Proven experience in Public Health Emergencies and SBC interventions planning and coordination is an asset.
- Social and Behaviour Change (SBC) National Consultants
- Job no: 560307
- Contract type: Consultant
- Duty Station: Lusaka
- Level: Consultancy
- Location: Zambia
- Categories: Health
- Deadline: 26th March 2023
How to Apply UNICEF Social and Behaviour Change National Consultants Jobs 2023
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The Closing Date: 26th March 2023.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.