On Call Africa Volunteer co-ordinator Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

On Call Africa Volunteer co-ordinator Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. On Call Africa Zambia programme looking for “Volunteer co-ordinator”. Applicants with A volunteer management qualification may apply on or before 22 April 2022.

Aim to make our services accessible for all and put measures in place to promote access to health services for those who are often excluded. We embrace inclusive decision making to ensure that our work is tailored to the individual needs and desires of the communities that we work with.

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On Call Africa Volunteer co-ordinator Jobs 2022

The On Call Africa has published a job vacancy announcement on 12 April 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Volunteer co-ordinator to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter On Call Africa
Position Volunteer co-ordinator
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification A volunteer management qualification
Experience Required At least 2years
Application Deadline 22 April 2022

On Call Africa Job Vacancy 2022

Job Purpose:

  • We are a growing international health development charity who works with international and local volunteers. The postholder will collaborate with the Country Director, Programme Lead, Logistics Manager and Volunteer Engagement Officer to ensure a rewarding volunteering experience, recognise the value of volunteering, manage and support volunteers once in-country and explore new volunteering opportunities.

Specific tasks

  • Day to day management of the Volunteer Programme including:
  • Support the Volunteer Programme to establish clear volunteer work plans within the projects’ activities, with the aim to ensure high quality delivery of the OCA volunteering work.
  • Facilitate excellent coordination of the volunteer activities, which includes logistics, operational plans and collaboration across internal and external partners.
  • Contribute to maintaining effective communication with relevant stakeholders and partners, including the Ministry of Health, District Health Office, health facilities, OCA staff and Trustees.
  • Attend and contribute to both external and internal meetings as well as workshops related to volunteering as appropriate.
  • Gather volunteer feedback about their experience and collaborate with the Volunteer Engagement Officer and Country Director to take appropriate steps for service improvement.
  • Recognise and celebrate volunteering by organising thank you events.
  • Ensure that all activities undertaken on behalf of OCA, externally or internally, are executed in accordance with the overall aims of the organisation and in line with our policies and procedures (incl.safeguarding).

Skills and experience

Essential:

  • 2 years of volunteer management experience.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Building effective working relationships.
  • Experience of managing volunteers from different backgrounds in an international development setting.
  • Experience of reporting.
  • Self-motivated, high-energy and a pro-active ‘can-do’ attitude.
  • Proven ability to work flexibly as part of a small team.
  • Strong leadership skills and good relationship management.
  • Good IT skills (incl. Microsoft Office and Teams)
  • Clear driving license

Desirable:

  • A volunteer management qualification or good understanding of volunteer management.
  • Experience of community development.
  • Experience of community health or medical projects.
  • Experience of working effectively within a team which is partly in Zambia and partly in the UK.
  • Interest in medical or development work in Africa.
  • Previous monitoring and evaluation experience.
  • A team player and able to work alongside their local colleagues in the spirit of partnership

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Type of role: Volunteer Coordinator
  • Location: Zambia, Livingstone
  • Salary: 12,000 Zambian Kwacha per month
  • Accountable to: Country Director
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply On Call Africa Volunteer co-ordinator Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

To apply, please submit your CV, cover letter and a scan of your driving license to recruitment@oncallafrica.org by 22nd April at 17:00. In your cover letter please outline your relevant experience, why you want the job, and why you think you would be a good fit.

The Closing Date: 22 April 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
Job Advertisement Download
Official Website www.oncallafrica.org