Regional Advisor Consultant, West and Central Africa
Last Mile Health
About the organization
About Last Mile Health and the Community Health Academy
Last Mile Health (LMH), an organization that has worked for more than a decade to support governments to build national community health systems, has launched the Community Health Academy, which leverages digital technology to train, empower, and connect CHWs and health system leaders around the world.
The Academy is working to support countries to scale their CHW workforces and increase the quality of care that these CHWs provide by creating the world’s first continuing education platform for CHWs and health systems leaders on a global scale. The Academy will feature a two-pronged learning platform—one supporting CHWs, and the other, supporting community health systems leaders to build their capacity to design and manage effective national-scale CHW programs and strong primary health systems. For more information, visit www.lastmilehealth.org.
At Last Mile Health, we make bold commitments that inspire innovation. Do you have experience growing a program’s regional presence across West and Central Africa? If so, you may be a perfect fit for our Regional Advisor, West and Central Africa consultancy.
The Regional Advisor Consultant (West and Central Africa) is a high-performing and innovative leader who will advise the Community Health Academy on partnership engagements and management of users and partners across the region, including country governments, health systems leaders, academic institutions, health service delivery organizations, community health workers (CHWs) and their supervisors. Additionally, the Consultant will be responsible for supporting the Regional Engagement Director in operationalizing a Regional Hub in Monrovia, Liberia and for developing a landscape analysis of partners and HRH capacity building programs, activities and training materials in the West and Central Africa Region. This will require the successful consultant to be fluent in both French and English.
For more Project Details, please refer to the Job Posting at: https://lastmilehealth.applytojob.com/apply/Bu9GoI1iid/Regional-Advisor-Consultant-West-And-Central-Africa?source=RPCVCareerLink
What You'll Bring
- Master’s degree in public health or closely related field
- Fluency in French and English
- Ability to travel up to 30% internationally
- Experience developing and expanding a social enterprise
- Deep understanding of government and partner programs and trainings across the region with a focus on health systems capacity building
You'll Impress Us If
- You are working in government, planning a national CHW program, or are involved in developing and implementing a CHW program
- You work with an NGO or an academic institution and have deep understanding of what it takes to support health leaders or to create high-quality CHW training content
- You have a strong network of potential partners within your region
Please apply using the link provided. We look forward to hearing from you.
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