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Job Opportunity at Community Development Officer , Deadline 09 june 2017

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Business / Employer name
Water Missions International Tanzania 
Job categories
  • Other
Job Role
Position Type
Full Time 
Organization Type
Kinondoni, Kawe Dar Es Salaam 
Water Mission Tanzania is a Christian nonprofit engineering organization that designs, builds, and implements Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) solutions for people in developing countries and disaster areas. Our mission is to provide access to safe water. 
As with all positions in the organization, this position is as much a calling as it is a job. 
The person in this position must feel a clear calling from God and a heartfelt passion for our mission.

Water Missions International Tanzania is seeking for a suitable candidate to fill in the position of a Community Development Facilitator (1) to be based in Dar es Salaam with frequent travels to the field.

Key Responsibilities:
  1. Training TOT on WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) using a provided curriculum.
  2. Teaching WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) in schools and empowering teachers and administrators to carry out the same.
  3. Resolving issues in communities that threaten the success of the project.
  4. Project reporting including taking photographs, recording testimonials, water quality testing, and monitoring projects and assessments.
  5. Providing support to the communities in activities such as helping set up the Safe Water Committee, microfinance development, water users registration.
  6. Developing WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) curriculum.
  7. Uploading standard forms to the reporting database.
  8. Coordinating donor visits/trips including taking them to the project sites.
  9. Community Mobilization and carrying out site assessments for all new requests.
Qualification & Skills:
  1. A Christian with thorough understanding of the Great Commandment and the Great Commission.
  2. Consistent lifestyle and behavior that bears a good witness to the Christian faith.
  3. A level of impeccable integrity and stewardship that demonstrates to those who invest in WMT a sense of security and trust that their gifts are well used and invested.
  4. A minimum of Diploma in Community Development or social work.
  5. Excellent computer skills.
  6. Excellent written and communication skills.
  7. Able to drive.
  8. Must be standards and detail- oriented with ability to plan ahead.
  9. Willingness to travel to remote places and to work in other WM offices outside Tanzania.