Neglected Tropical Diseases

Organization: MENTOR Initiative
Closing date: 08 Dec 2017

The MENTOR Initiative is the world’s leading non-profit organisation dedicated to the control of malaria and other vector borne diseases in emergency settings, operating across countries in west, central, and eastern Africa and the Middle East. The organisation directly delivers large scale disease control interventions to the most vulnerable communities caught up in emergencies, and in parallel, also works to build the technical and operational capacity of local and international partners on the ground, to incorporate medium and long term disease control systems into their operations and country strategy. For more information, please visit: www.thementorinitiative.org.

Mentor are recruiting experienced coordinators with experience of Neglected Tropical Diseases for Country Programmes. If you’re looking for an exciting new challenge with a great team in diverse contexts contributing to the fight against key NTDs please get in touch. Must speak and write fluent English Plus an additional language: Spanish, Portuguese, Italian or French

NTD coordinators: Knowledge of NTD programming for disease control and elimination, experience of delivering Mass Drug Administration, Working with Ministry of Health, delivering training, problem solving, logistics and report writing.

NTD Technical Lead: Thorough technical knowledge of NTD epidemiology and control programmes, Preventive chemotherapy, mapping, WHO procedures and administrative processes, working with the Ministry of Health or ability to technically advise country programmes

WASH coordinators: Detailed knowledge and Experience working in WASH education programmes (preferably integrated WASH NTD). Working with MOH and schools, logistics, delivering targets monitoring and evaluating change, management of staff, report writing

How to apply:

CV and letter of motivation to recruitment@mentor-initiative.net

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