The United Nations World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetimes. Every day, WFP works worldwide to ensure that no child goes to bed hungry and that the poorest and most vulnerable, particularly women and children, can access the nutritious food they need.
The Nutrition Programme Assistant will be reporting to the Head of SO; while de-briefing regularly the CO Nutrition in Emergency Coordinator.
Under the direct supervision of Programme Head of Sub office, the Nutrition Programme Assistant (NPA) will support and build the districts authorities and cooperating partners (CPs) capacities in implementing and monitoring WFP supported nutrition interventions in Tete province.
The Nutrition Programme Assistant through the following tasks will contribute to strengthen skills and build capacities of government authorities at Provincial level and district level, through mentoring, coaching and on-the-job training
|Work plan agreed with SO and submitted to his supervisor||
By 1st week and then weekly updates
|Food and NFI’s operational plan of procurement, supply, delivery and distribution||
|Training plan of health workers (MOH and/or partners)||
Draft 1 week before – final at least day before
|Preparation of the DDP in absence of the||
On due time as per Log Unit request
|End of activity report||
First draft (out of min 2): 1 week before ending contract
|Monitoring plan agreed with M&E Unit||
1 draft by the first week and weekly updates
|Capability Name||Description of the behaviour expected for the proficiency level|
|Programme Lifecycle & Food Assistance||Can facilitate implementation of food assistance programmes under guidance using basic understanding of principles and good practices of programme design, implementation and monitoring.|
|Transfer Modalities (Food, Cash, Vouchers)||Demonstrates ability to facilitate, under guidance, food assistance programme implementation that deploys full range of transfer modalities with an understanding of basic principles guiding modality selection and implementation.|
|Knowledge of Specialized Areas||Understands basic technical concepts and data andtheir relevance to food assistance programmes.|
|Emergency Programming||Displays capacity to provide inputs into the development, implementation and realignment of high quality emergency programmes.|
|Strategic Policy Engagement w/Govt||Understands and applies basic principles of engagement with government counterparts at the national or local level.|