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Agricultural Extension Officer Full-time Job

1 year ago   Farming &Outdoor   Kigoma   2.1K views Reference: 880
Job Details

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

Activity;

  • Educate the community on natural resources conservation
  • Train the community on the management of the kitchen in the refugee camp context
  • Ensure availability of farm inputs and facilitate their applications
  • Undertake supportive home visits to kitchen garden farms
  • Facilitate the community for the preparation of inorganic manure
  • Weekly and Monthly report compilation

End Results

  • Community sensitized to natural resources management over plan
  • Community educated on kitchen garden
  • Farm inputs available
  • Improved knowledge and skills
  • Organic manure produced
  • Timely and accurate reports shared

KNOWLEDGE/ QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE ROLES

Required Professional Experience

  • Experience in working with humanitarian operations and refugees programs,
  • Experience in community work, particularly agricultural activities

Required Education, training, license, registration, and certification

  • Holder of a Degree in Agricultural and Livestock at a recognized Institution

Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Communication skills
  • Self-expression
  • Good team player, and self-starter, has the ability to work under minimum supervision and maintain good relationships
  • Ability to work on tight deadlines
  • Strong commitment to WV Values, Mission and Vision.
  • Monitoring and evaluation skills
  • Building collaborative relationships

Travel and/or Work Environment

  • Refugee camps

Physical Requirements

  • Should be physically fit

Language Requirements

  • Fluent in English and Swahili

KEY WORKING RELATIONSHIP

Contact (within WV or outside WV)

NRC-WASH Supervisor

Reason for contact

Fellow bilateral officer implementing WASH in the camp

DECISION MAKING

  • The role needs regular discussion making

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Be Safe and Resilient
  • Deliver Results
  • Build Relationships
  • Be Accountable
  • Learn and Develop
  • Improve and Innovate
  • Partner and Collaborate
  • Embrace Change
  • Model Self-Management
  • Engage, Influence, Lead and Grow Others
  • Run an Effective and Agile Organisation
  • Develop the Organisation for the Future

Applicant Type Accepted:

Local Applicants Only

Company Description
Committed to making a positive and lasting difference in the world, and driven by our desire to serve God, World Vision has become a global leader in improving and transforming the lives of children, their families, and their communities.
Even the most vulnerable children deserve a chance at a bright future. As a global Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation we help children, families and communities overcome poverty and injustice, irrespective of religion, race, ethnicity or gender.

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