Regional Blood Donor Recruiter at Kenya Red Cross Society

Category
Healthcare
Location
Garissa (North Eastern), Kenya
Hours per week
As Needed: < 10
Gender
Indiferente
Candidate
_Regional Blood Donor Recruiter at Kenya Red Cross Society in Garissa – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) is a humanitarian relief organization created by the Act of Parliament, Cap 256 of the Laws of Kenya of 21st December 1965. Its vision is to be the most effective, trusted and self-sustaining humanitarian organization in Kenya. The Society is looking for qualified people to fill the following positions: *REGIONAL BLOOD DONOR RECRUITER* * Reporting to: Regional Health Officer * Job location: Garissa *Overall Purpose* Responsible to the Regional Health Officer for effective planning, budgeting, implementing and evaluating blood donor programme within the Region aimed at collection of adequate and safe human blood for transfusion purposes. Specific responsibilities include building community partnerships, identification and mobilisation of potential blood donors as well as building the capacity of volunteer community leaders to spearhead the mobilization of blood donors. *Duties & Responsibilities* * Mobilize schools, colleges, institutions, organizations and communities to solicit blood donations from individuals, students, employees and community groups * Contact and visit prospective or participating donor groups to explain requirements and benefits of participation in blood donor programmes * Maintain and update records of individuals, groups, institutions and organizations participating in blood donor programme * Arrange specific dates for blood donor collections for groups and confirm appointment in writing * Consult blood bank records to answer questions, monitor activity or resolve problems of blood donor groups * Identify donors with rare-type blood from blood bank records and contact donors to solicit and arrange blood donation * Prepare reports of blood donor programmes and recruitment activities *Minimum Qualifications* * BSc in Nursing, Public Health or equivalent qualifications * Over three (3) years experience in planning, implementing and evaluating blood donor programmes in emergency/relief context *Key Competencies* * Knowledge of blood donor programmes trends and goals all levels aimed at safe blood * Strong communication and presentation skills in both English and Kiswahili, including ability to develop reports and prepare relevant publications * Demonstrated competence in resource mobilisation including implementation of effective fundraising strategies to increase resource through grant proposals * Demonstrated proficiency in computer applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, data-base, email and utilization of the internet Applications must contain: A letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of academic certificates, address and contacts of two referees. All applications should be sent to: The Secretary General Kenya Red Cross Society P. O. Box 40712-00100, Nairobi So as to reach him not later than Friday, 12th October 2012.
Description
_Regional Blood Donor Recruiter at Kenya Red Cross Society in Garissa – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) is a humanitarian relief organization created by the Act of Parliament, Cap 256 of the Laws of Kenya of 21st December 1965. Its vision is to be the most effective, trusted and self-sustaining humanitarian organization in Kenya. The Society is looking for qualified people to fill the following positions: *REGIONAL BLOOD DONOR RECRUITER* * Reporting to: Regional Health Officer * Job location: Garissa *Overall Purpose* Responsible to the Regional Health Officer for effective planning, budgeting, implementing and evaluating blood donor programme within the Region aimed at collection of adequate and safe human blood for transfusion purposes. Specific responsibilities include building community partnerships, identification and mobilisation of potential blood donors as well as building the capacity of volunteer community leaders to spearhead the mobilization of blood donors.
*Duties & Responsibilities* * Mobilize schools, colleges, institutions, organizations and communities to solicit blood donations from individuals, students, employees and community groups * Contact and visit prospective or participating donor groups to explain requirements and benefits of participation in blood donor programmes * Maintain and update records of individuals, groups, institutions and organizations participating in blood donor programme * Arrange specific dates for blood donor collections for groups and confirm appointment in writing * Consult blood bank records to answer questions, monitor activity or resolve problems of blood donor groups * Identify donors with rare-type blood from blood bank records and contact donors to solicit and arrange blood donation * Prepare reports of blood donor programmes and recruitment activities *Minimum Qualifications* * BSc in Nursing, Public Health or equivalent qualifications * Over three (3) years experience in planning, implementing and evaluating blood donor programmes in emergency/relief context *Key Competencies* * Knowledge of blood donor programmes trends and goals all levels aimed at safe blood * Strong communication and presentation skills in both English and Kiswahili, including ability to develop reports and prepare relevant publications * Demonstrated competence in resource mobilisation including implementation of effective fundraising strategies to increase resource through grant proposals * Demonstrated proficiency in computer applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, data-base, email and utilization of the internet Applications must contain: A letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of academic certificates, address and contacts of two referees. All applications should be sent to: The Secretary General Kenya Red Cross Society P. O. Box 40712-00100, Nairobi So as to reach him not later than Friday, 12th October 2012.
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Start date
As soon as possible
Contact
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Country
Kenya
City
Garissa (North Eastern)
Candidate
_Regional Blood Donor Recruiter at Kenya Red Cross Society in Garissa – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) is a humanitarian relief organization created by the Act of Parliament, Cap 256 of the Laws of Kenya of 21st December 1965. Its vision is to be the most effective, trusted and self-sustaining humanitarian organization in Kenya. The Society is looking for qualified people to fill the following positions: *REGIONAL BLOOD DONOR RECRUITER* * Reporting to: Regional Health Officer * Job location: Garissa *Overall Purpose* Responsible to the Regional Health Officer for effective planning, budgeting, implementing and evaluating blood donor programme within the Region aimed at collection of adequate and safe human blood for transfusion purposes. Specific responsibilities include building community partnerships, identification and mobilisation of potential blood donors as well as building the capacity of volunteer community leaders to spearhead the mobilization of blood donors. *Duties & Responsibilities* * Mobilize schools, colleges, institutions, organizations and communities to solicit blood donations from individuals, students, employees and community groups * Contact and visit prospective or participating donor groups to explain requirements and benefits of participation in blood donor programmes * Maintain and update records of individuals, groups, institutions and organizations participating in blood donor programme * Arrange specific dates for blood donor collections for groups and confirm appointment in writing * Consult blood bank records to answer questions, monitor activity or resolve problems of blood donor groups * Identify donors with rare-type blood from blood bank records and contact donors to solicit and arrange blood donation * Prepare reports of blood donor programmes and recruitment activities *Minimum Qualifications* * BSc in Nursing, Public Health or equivalent qualifications * Over three (3) years experience in planning, implementing and evaluating blood donor programmes in emergency/relief context *Key Competencies* * Knowledge of blood donor programmes trends and goals all levels aimed at safe blood * Strong communication and presentation skills in both English and Kiswahili, including ability to develop reports and prepare relevant publications * Demonstrated competence in resource mobilisation including implementation of effective fundraising strategies to increase resource through grant proposals * Demonstrated proficiency in computer applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, data-base, email and utilization of the internet Applications must contain: A letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of academic certificates, address and contacts of two referees. All applications should be sent to: The Secretary General Kenya Red Cross Society P. O. Box 40712-00100, Nairobi So as to reach him not later than Friday, 12th October 2012.
Company
Kenya Red Cross Society

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