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Job Vacancy For Nurse At Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG)

Posted on: May 30th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG),Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jun-2014};

The Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG), An NGO and a Member of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), and a leading provider of Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) Education and Services, hereby invites result-oriented, dedicated and committed persons to apply for the following vacant position to be filled in the Association. PPAG works with a Child and Vulnerable Adults Rights Protection Policy that applies to all staff in the Association.

Job Purpose

To provide effective and quality service to the youth at the Young and Wise Centre and in the Community. The person will carry out the following duties in close cooperation with the Family Health Clinic, Accra and other stakeholders

Key Responsibilities

•   Provide community-based services to the youth
•   Assist the Project Officer and the Peer Educators during outreach sessions
•   Discuss the benefits of SRH with potential acceptors, with special emphasis on the youth
•   Attend to minor ailments
•   Distribute contraceptives and provide other family planning services
•   Prepare and follow an efficient referral system, where necessary
•   Assist in the preparation of Half Year Reports and Annual Reports
•   Liaise with other nurses and midwives to ensure that clinical standards are adhered to at the centre
•   Prepare Annual Work Plan and Performance Appraisal
•   Perform any other related duties as may be assigned by the immediate supervisor

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Be a State Registered Nurse, a trained Midwife or Community Health Nurse, With a minimum of three (3) years relevant working experience
•   Must be willing to serve young people with youth friendly skills (Verbal and Written)
•   High sense of responsibility and be willing to work under pressure
•   Have a good knowledge in the use of computer
•   Have analytical and judgmental skills
•   Ability to work independently with little or no supervision
•   Have the ability to work under pressure and for long hours
•   Must be a team player and be able to take initiatives
•   Ability to travel at short notices

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

All interested persons with requisite qualification(s), should kindly send their Application Letters with a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) including two referees and cell phone numbers to:

The Search Committee
Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG)
P. O. Box AN 5756
Accra-North

Or drop in at PPAG Head Office, Laterbiokorshie.

or email:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 11 June, 2014

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Job Vacancy For Manager / Middle Zone At Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG) – (Suame, Kumasi)

Posted on: May 30th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG),Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jun-2014};

The Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG), An NGO and a Member of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), and a leading provider of Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) Education and Services, hereby invites result-oriented, dedicated and committed persons to apply for the following vacant position to be filled in the Association. PPAG works with a Child and Vulnerable Adults Rights Protection Policy that applies to all staff in the Association.

Job Purpose

•   To provide efficient management of the Middle Zonal Office and ensure that projects and programmes in the zone are successfully implemented

Key Responsibilities

The Zonal Manager will among other things:

•   Carry out the policies and the directives of the Association in the zone and submit status report to the Director of Programmes
•   Provide technical assistance and support to all zonal staff
•   Plan and co-ordinate all programmes and activities within the zone
•   Monitor and evaluate programmes including surveys, mid-term reviews and needs assessments
•   Ensure the formation of volunteer branches in the zone
•   Responsible for the management of staff performance in the zone
•   Ensure preparation and timely submission of financial and programmes documents to the Head Office
•   Advocate support for programmes from opinion leaders and project teams for effective implementation
•   Develop and market project proposals for the zone
•   Initiate fund-raising activities for sustainability

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Have a second degree in Social Science, Health Education, Population Studies or its equivalent from a recognized university with a minimum of eight (8) years relevant working experience, 5 of which must be in a similar position or management related field
•   Have a good knowledge in Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) and its related issues
•   Be highly skilled in the use of the computer
•   Have a high sense of responsibility, analytical and judgmental skills
•   Have the ability to manage crisis, make decisions and take initiatives
•   Have very good supervisory, communication and interpersonal skills
•   Be a team player
•   Be able to work under pressure and for long hours
•   Have basic accounting skills
•   Be willing to travel at short notices

Location: Suame, Kumasi

How To Apply For The Job

All interested persons with requisite qualification(s), should kindly send their Application Letters with a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) including two referees and cell phone numbers to:

The Search Committee
Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG)
P. O. Box AN 5756
Accra-North

Or drop in at PPAG Head Office, Laterbiokorshie.

or email:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 11 June, 2014

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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