Technical Assistant, Nutrition, Health and Nutrition, Bhasan Char, HCMP


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Posted on: Sat Mar 18 2023



Noakhali (Hatiya)

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Wed Mar 22 2023

Position Summary

Nutrition assistant will help Senior Technical Officer -Nutrition, with providing proper nutrition services at health post. S/he determine patients` nutritional needs, assess risk factors, and Diet Plan.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assessing dietary information and nutritional habits of patients.
  • Record Keeping of individual risk factors or dietary restrictions that might impact meal planning.
  • Performing ongoing nutrition assessments, including the anthropometric measurements of under 5 children, PLW and adolescents.
  • Facilitating immediate interventions for signs of malnutrition, allergic reactions, or refusal to eat.
  • Instructing patients and families on nutrition plans and healthy eating habits.
  • Have to Make a Daily, weekly, Monthly & Yearly Report
  • Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the programme's goals on safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment.
  • Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action.
  • Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so.


Educational Requirements

  • Graduation/Diploma in nutrition, health and wellness or any other relevant discipline from any recognized university/ institution.

Experience Requirements

  • At least 1 year(s)

Additional Requirements

  • Age at least 18 years
  • Sound understanding and experience of primary healthcare.
  • Knowledge of Humanitarian Principles and SHPERE standards
  • Knowledge of training design and execution
  • Good communication skills
  • Have excellent writing, reporting and analytical skills.
  • Have excellent knowledge and skill in Office applications.
  • Self-motivation, goal/result -orientation and teamwork.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) are other pre-requisites
  • Demonstrated competency to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Demonstrated skills in clinical planning and decision making.
  • Demonstrated effective skills in leadership, communication, team building and conflict resolution
  • Ability to work with people of various backgrounds, culture and religion.
  • Ability to work under pressure, be flexible in challenging situation.
  • SAM,MAM ,MAM PLW & BSFP deep knowledge
  • Person with disability are encouraged to apply

Required Skills

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Power Point)
  • Good Communication & Interpersonal skills.
  • Self-Motivation

Required Educational Qualifications

  • Graduation Equivalent in Any discipline
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in BSc in Nutrition

Job Benefits

  • Festival Bonus: 2
  • Weekly 2 holidays

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