Public Health Assistant at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Action Against Hunger | ACF-International works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy.

Job Title: Public Health Promotion and Non Food Items Distribution Assistant


  • The HP and NFI assistant will be working under the supervision of the HP & NFI Officer.
  • He/she will assist the HP &NFI officer to undertake hygiene promotion related activities and non-food items distribution to affected populations.


  • Assist the PHP & NFI Officer in context assessment and developing materials for hygiene promotion.
  • Carry out safe hygiene promotion and mobilize members of the beneficiary communities.
  • Assist the HP & NFI Officer to carry out NFI distribution.


  • Diploma in Public health, sociology, rural development, and other related fields.
  • Previous experience in hygiene promotion and community mobilization.
  • Motivated, open, creative, mature, responsible, flexible and, culturally sensitive.
  • Two years relevant work experience.
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Commitment to AAH mission, values and policy.
  • Previous experience of work in the humanitarian sector.
  • Good knowledge of the intervention area/s and local economy.
  • Previous experience with AAH.

Location: Borno

Closing Date
30th December, 2016.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their application by email to:


  • To be considered, applications must include a CV and letter of interest, and indicate the full position title and location in the email subject line, For example, “Public Health Promotion and Non Food Items Distribution Assistant - Borno”
  • Also note that applications will be processed on "First Come First Served" basis and any application received without these specifications will not be considered. 
  • Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.


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