Community Mentor Mother Project Manager
2 Positions – Nairobi & Mombasa
Purpose: The goal of the Nilinde project is to improve the welfare and protection of children affected by HIV and AIDS, by building the capacity of households to provide for children and strengthening social services systems and structures at the county and community levels to improve care and support of orphans and vulnerable children (OVC).
The project responds to the USAID / Kenya Mission Strategy and Kenya’s Vision 2030.
Nilinde will achieve its goals by increasing access to health and social services for OVC and their families; strengthening the capacity of households and communities to protect and care for OVC; and strengthening child welfare and protection systems at the national level, and improving structures and services for effective responses in targeted counties.
The Community Mentor Mother (CMM) Project Manager will be responsible for providing technical leadership to establish and scale-up the Mentor Mother Model at the community level within the USAID funded Nilinde OVC consortium, led by Plan, and providing technical guidance on the Nilinde CMM project implementation.
The Nairobi position will liaise with m2m’s Nairobi Regional Manager to facilitate coordination of CMM activities with Kenya Mentor Mother Program (KMMP) facilities in Nairobi County and capacity building of implementing partners responsible for scaling up the Community Mentor Mother Model within other areas of Nairobi County.
The Mombasa position will provide technical capacity building of implementing partners responsible for scaling up the community mentor mother model within Mombasa and Kilifi counties.
For a full description of the position please visit our website: www.m2m.org/careers
How to Apply:
• Interested applicants should submit their Curriculum Vitae and covering letter (including salary expectations) to the Human Resource Department via email at firstname.lastname@example.org by 29th January 2016.
Please specify which office you are interested to work in in your subject line i.e Nairobi or Mombasa
Only short listed candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear from us by 12th February 2016, please consider your application unsuccessful.