No Experience Field Promoter Job Opportunities – Katalemwa Cheshire Home (KCH)

Job Title:   Field Promoter
Organisation: Katalemwa Cheshire Home (KCH)
Duty Station: Masaka,
Uganda
Reports to: Program
Officer –VSLA
About US:
Katalemwa Cheshire
Home (KCH) is a development organization established in 1970 and is committed
to rehabilitate children with disabilities between 0-18 years. KCH focuses on
both medical and social rehabilitation as well as provision of
appliances/assistive devices to clients. KCH also promotes children’s’ rights
to quality education and offers livelihood programmes to enable CWDs and their
families live independent lives.
Job Summary:  The Field Promoter is responsible for the
direct implementation of VSLA Project among the target group in the community
i.e. persons with disabilities and their caretakers in the community and hence.
He/she should have the ability and willingness to ride a motor cycle and
bicycle.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Prepare periodic activity plans for endorsement and submit timely
    progress reports to the Program Officer- VSLA
  • Raise awareness in the community through information dissemination
    meetings and facilitation of formation of viable economic groups, mobilize
    people with disabilities and caretakers for active participation in VSLA
    project and build their capacity to practice the Programme model and work
    with other community members, train group members in group formation and
    management, Savings, Loan and Social Fund procedures, records filling and
    the accounting system in accordance with the set guidelines
  • Provide support supervision to VSLA groups through guidance,
    auditing records and providing immediate feedback to the members to ensure
    there is compliance to the established standards,
  • Conduct periodic data collection, entry and storage as well as
    monitoring among VSLA groups to monitor growth and submit findings to the
    supervisor(s) for appropriate action, strictly adhere to the project
    policy guidelines and maintain set standards in relation to group
    formation, training, data collection, groups’ supervision schedules and
    self-conduct
  • Actively promote and motivate team building among group members and
    fellow Field Promoter and attend to any other duties assigned by the
    Program Officer-VSLA


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Field Promoter job must hold a BA in Social
    Work , BA Social Sciences, Community Psychology, BA Community Development,
    Adult Education, Diploma in the a fore mentioned fields, data entry skills
    is of added advantage, prior field work exposure is of vital advantage
  • Training in management of micro finance and credit schemes is key.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified
and interested candidates should hand deliver an application letter and CV,
present position, current remuneration, copies of certificates/testimonials and
three recent professional references in a sealed envelope, plus day time
telephone contact to the address below;
The Executive
Director,
Katalemwa Cheshire
Home for Rehabilitation Services,
P.O. Box 16548,
Kampala, Uganda
Off Gayaza Road at
Mperere to Buwambo (about 200 meters from Mperere Trading Centre)
Deadline: 24th August 2018
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