Gender specialist for health sector support program
Closing: 02/07/2012 – 10am (AEST)
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AU1264AG000010 – gender Specialist – Short Term Adviser
JTA International is seeking an experienced professional to fill the role of gender Specialist for the Fiji Health Sector Support Program. Spanning across a 12 month period, there will be multiple short-term inputs totalling 12 weeks in duration and to be undertaken from Suva, Fiji.
The Fiji Health Sector Support Program (FHSSP) is an Australian Government, AusAID Initiative, providing support to the Ministry of Health to deliver essential health services to the ordinary people of Fiji. The FHSSP supports activities that will contribute to improving health outcomes in maternal and child health, strengthening hypertension and diabetes prevention and management, and revitalising primary health care.
JTA International is currently seeking an experienced, culturally sensitive and motivated individual for the role of gender Specialist for the FHSSP. This position will be responsible for undertaking a gender analysis across each of the FHSSP’s five objectives, and for providing advice to the Program regarding how gender issues can be better incorporated into Program activities. A key purpose of this role will be to build the capacity of Program staff to incorporate and implement gender focused activities.
The expected mobilisation date for this role will be July 2012.