Job Information Community Outreach Worker - Shawes/Erbil - 21692 NGO Information Job Information
Contract Duration
Governorate Erbil
Job Shift
Nationality National
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2022-08-22
Minimum Education High School
Degree Title High School graduate
Minimum Experience Less then 1 Year (1-2 years)
Required Travel
Job Status
No Of Jobs 1
Published Date 2023-05-25
Deadline Date 2023-06-01
[Erbil,Iraq ]

Job Purpose: -

Reporting to the Community Health Workers Team Leader, the Community Health Worker will conduct community-based activities to support IMC’s programs in the field.


Main Responsibilities: -

  • Conduct household visits within the assigned community and collect basic information about population and health issues.
  • Discuss common health issues and refer cases to the medical team in the mobile or static clinics or encourage them to attend the appropriate health facilities.
  • Organize and conduct Health Education sessions with the community, during health clinics and distributions.
  • Conduct health, hygiene, and nutrition awareness sessions with the community either as waiting to access services, health, distributions, etc or within the IDP’s community through household daily visits.
  • Ensure that the community members are aware of any health campaigns, and health screening sessions as well.
  • Providing community feedback on health, nutrition, and hygiene promotion to the health and hygiene supervisor.
  • Assist in educating the community on the use of Hygiene kits and other NFI as distributed.
  • Provide timely reporting as required by the community Health officer.
  • Assist in public health assessments.
Qualifications & Preferred Skills

Qualifications: -

  • High School graduate.

Experience: -

  • Good knowledge.
  • Previous experience with NGOs in similar programs.

Competency: -

  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Flexibility and ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Ability to conduct outreach at the community level.
  • Local residents of the area.
  • Be able to work in a multicultural environment.
  • Evidence of the practice of a high level of confidentiality.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and work ethic.
  • Respect the code of conduct and policies of the IMC and the standards.
  • Previous experience in delivering information or teaching.



  • Travel on regular basis within Iraq and KRI areas.
How To Apply

Please send your English CV to the IMC email

[email protected] 

Please indicate the code of the position (21692) in the Subject line.

CVs without the subject line "21692" will not be considered.

    • Links to CVs will not be taken into consideration.

    • The deadline will be the 1st of June 2023 at 4:30 pm (Iraq time).
    • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • * Note:- please send your national ID, and certificates attached to the application email as well.

    *Bank account will be requested from the selected candidate


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