Apr 13, 2018

CMAM Supervisors(2) at CARE Ethiopia

  • CARE Ethiopia
  • Harar, Ethiopia
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Job Description


CMAM Supervisor

CARE Ethiopia’s mission is to work with the poor women and men, boys and girls, communities and institutions, to have a significant impact on the underlying causes of poverty in Ethiopia.


Date: April 13, 2018

Vacancy No. 029/18

Salary: USD 816

No of positions; 2 (Two)

Type of Employment- Temporary with possibility of Extension (6 months)

 Duty base:  East Hararghe and West Hararghe Field Office

 Dead Line: 10 days from the date of advertisement

Language=  Local Language is advantageous


Objective: The purpose of the CMAM Supervisor (Senior Nurse) position is to provide overall support, leadership, coordination, coaching, and supervision to CMAM Nurses  under his/her supervision. She/he ensures the analysis/development, and implementation and monitoring/evaluation of developmental relief interventions in areas of his/her responsibility in accordance with government guideline and project plans to effectively/cost-efficiently contribute to the achievement of project results, objectives and goals.


Responsibilities and Tasks


 Project Analysis and Implementation:

  • Coordinate and support the implementation of the emergency nutrition project with the project officer and other staffs. 
  • Facilitate the establishment of therapeutic and supplementary feeding programs with other project staffs in the project woredas.
  • Facilitate and support community sensitization, mobilization, and targeting of project beneficiaries.
  • Organizes and lead supports to participatory, resource/assets mapping, problem-opportunity identification and needs assessment of communities together with the CMAM nurses and Woreda and kebele level partners implementing the CMAM program;


  Planning, Monitoring and Supervision:

  • Ensures that the required support and resources are timely channeled to support project implementation at the facility and community levels in project areas;
  • Ensures that the CMAM nurses receive the needed technical and logistic support required, to ensure and evaluate project performance and quality.
  • Sets required project performance standard of the activities of the project together with the CMAM nurses , monitoring and evaluation officer, Nutrition officer, and government partners to ensure implementation of the project as per the standard


Capacity building of facilitators and partners:

  • Assists Nutrition Officer; in the Preparation of annual, quarter, and monthly operation plans with its equivalent resource.
  • Organizes and arrange training to CMAM Nurses, HEWs, CNVs and others partners by discussing with Nutrition officer and manager at the field office.


 Facilitate Learning and Networking:


  • Establishes good working relationship with local officials, communities and other stake holders;
  • Keeps up to date with the developments in the sector, including best practice examples in-country and ensure ongoing personal development and learning;



  • Develops appropriate reporting formats together with Nutrition officer and other appropriate staff of the project;
  • Collects monthly and quarterly performance reports from all project’s operational woredas and facilities




Job Requirements

Qualification (Know How)




Diploma in Nursing




·         Minimum three years practical experience in areas of emergency nutrition

·         Experience in management/coordination of community based nutrition intervention preferably in emergency such as CMAM, CTC.



Respect, accountability, courage, excellence, building partnerships, stress tolerance, building commitment, coaching, interpersonal skill, operational decision-making, planning and organizing, information monitoring.






How to Apply

If you are interested to be part of our dynamic team, exciting work environment and contribute to CARE Ethiopia’s mission and vision, please forward your: CV (not more than 3 page)  and cover letter (not more than one page) to  HR.ETHJobs@care.orghardcopy/paper applications will not be accepted.


Note: On the subject Line, please clearly write the position you are applying

 “CMAM Supervisor”. Your application will be automatically disqualified, if you fail to do so.


Passionate and dedicated candidates who meet the requirement are strongly encouraged to apply, especially women

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