Organization: UN Children’s Fund
Closing date: 19 Apr 2017
UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children’s rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF believes all children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential – to the benefit of a better world.For every child, a fair chance
Uganda is one of the over 190 countries and territories around the world where we work to overcome the obstacles that poverty, violence, disease, and discrimination place in a child’s path.Together with the Government of Uganda and partners we work towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals, the objectives of the Uganda National Development Plan, and the planned outcomes of the United Nations Development Assistance Framework.
Visit this link for more information on Uganda Country Office https://www.unicef.org/uganda/
How can you make a difference?
In collaboration with ministry of health planning unit, resource center and local government health management team members from selected districts, review, validate and streamline through a consensus building process the BNA indicators and, their definitions, and data sources.
Provide technical guidance on the alignment of data elements and denominators (ie catchment population) each of the 24 RMNCAH Scorecard indicators and at least 864 BNA sub-Indicators
Provide quality assurance to ensure the correct algorithms for the denominators are in place to provide accurate calculation of indicators at the National, District, Facility levels during recommended time periods (Quarterly, Bi-Annually, Annually)
Identify and work with the MoH to address any eHMIS data quality gaps in the tools / checklists directly related to the Scorecards and BNA tools
Build capacity of Regional Management Performance Teams in order to reduce the need for centralized assistance
Support capacity building of UNICEF staff to develop their own, sector specific, customized scorecards and BNA tools, including for Nutrition and Emergency and filtered by appropriate geographic regions/ districts for ZO colleagues.
Finalize standardized tools (including check-lists) for UNICEF Zonal Office engagement during Quarterly District Planning Meetings
Coordinate the quarterly update of the RMNCAH district profiles and build capacity of Zonal Office M&E in order to reduce the need for centralized assistance
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…
For every Child, you demonstrate…
Our core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply.
Please indicate your ability, availability and daily/monthly rate (in US$) to undertake the terms of reference above (including travel and daily subsistence allowance, if applicable). Applications submitted without a daily/monthly rate will not be considered.
How to apply:
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organization. To apply, click on the following link http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=503892
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