Deadline: 2 July 2021
World Health Organisations (WHO) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of NPO (Adolescent and Reproductive Health) in Jakarta, Indonesia. The duration of this post is 2 years.
The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.
Key Job Responsibilities
The NPO (Adolescent and Reproductive Health) will perform the following functions:
- Provide technical assistance to MoH and partners on the design and implementation of health promotion programmes and healthcare services for adolescents, including adolescent friendly health services and school health programs.
- Provide technical assistance for development of reproductive health policies and programme implementation, including family planning programs, cervical cancer prevention, safe abortion and pre-marriage programmes;
- Develop effective working relationships with youth organizations, networks and champions to empower adolescents to lead and partner in health initiatives.
- Advocate with key stakeholders for accelerated action on the protection and promotion of adolescent health, especially mental health and nutrition.
- Adapt WHO guidelines, tools and training materials on adolescent and reproductive health to national and local contexts.
- Coordinate evidence generation for adolescent and reproductive health in collaboration with national research institutes, including implementation of the Global school-based student health survey, and synthesize, document and disseminate successful initiatives and lessons learned.
- Design and implement monitoring and evaluation plans to inform policy development and programme redesign.
Applicants must have:
- University Degree in medicine, nursing or midwifery, from an internationally recognized University.
- Master’s Degree or specialized medical training in public health, adolescent or reproductive health, or related health subject.
- At least 2 year’s work experience in public health programme implementation, preferably in adolescent and/or reproductive health programmes at national or subnational level.
- Additional years of experience in public health or clinical adolescent and/or reproductive health programmes.
- Experience of working with youth groups and organizations.
- Previous experience of working in UN agencies or international development organizations.
- Sound technical knowledge of adolescent and reproductive health strategies and guidelines.
- Ability to adapt WHO global strategies, policies and guidance to national context.
- Ability to form effective working relationships with government counterparts and key stakeholders.
- Ability to advocate and communicate to a range of audiences, effectively.
- Ability to identify issues, evaluate evidence, formulate opinions, make conclusions and recommendations.
- Expert knowledge of English. Expert knowledge of Bahasa Indonesia.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit applications through online process.
For more information, visit WHO.