Nutrition Officer


Title: Nutrition Officer- Internal Position

Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children’s lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.

We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

We have over two million supporters worldwide and raised 1.9 billion dollars last year to reach more children than ever before, through programmes in health, nutrition, education, protection and child rights, also in times of humanitarian crises.

Following a major transition, our international programmes are now delivered through a merged operation with 15,000 staff, managed through seven regional hubs and reporting to a relatively small, central office. We’re changing to become more efficient, more aligned, a better partner, a stronger advocate, a magnet for world-class people and relevant for the 21st century.

Role Purpose:

To ensure that the CMAM programme is functioning properly, providing care of quality to all the beneficiaries, respecting protocols and principles of good practice.

Contract Duration: 5 Months

Location: Gardo

Qualifications & Experience

Qualified nurse with primary health care / community health care experience

Diploma in Public Health, Food & Nutrition, Nursing or equivalent

experience in emergency nutrition work and implementation of feeding programmes, including monitoring and evaluation at least for 2 years.

Experience of and commitment to utilizing participatory approaches.

Experience in nutrition assessments and understanding of nutritional surveillance and information systems.

The Application will close on 29th November, 2021

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse. Employment is subject to our Child protection standards including background checks and adherence to our Child Safeguarding Policy

Save the Children is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified talent.


Save the Children International does not charge any kind of fee at whichever stage of the recruitment process and does not act through recruitment agents


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