(Jobs in Kenya) Peer Coach – Kisumu at Living Goods - Gazeti Jobs

(Jobs in Kenya) Peer Coach – Kisumu at Living Goods

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Purpose of role:

To support a network of Community Health Volunteers (CHVs) within a sub-county – primarily by supporting the Community Health Extension Workers (CHEWs) & Community Health Assistants (CHAs) deliver high impact through best practice, digitally enabled performance management and supervision and supporting the sub-county and county health teams to deliver impactful community health.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coach and mentor CHAs & CHEWs on performance management, use of digital tools, utilization of dashboards, and use of data for decision making.
  • Accompany CHAs & CHEWs during field visits to offer support supervision.
  • Undertake necessary measures to ensure that CHAs & CHEWs report quality data.
  • Offer first-level support on Android issues faced by the CHAs, CHEWs & CHVs.
  • Participate in Community Events including dialogue & Action days.
  • Support ongoing training and any other pieces of training that may arise.
  • Strengthen adherence to the public supply chain system and commodity tracking by CHAs & CHEWs while ensuring CHVs have access to commodities and are accountable for stock in their custody.
  • Develop and maintain a good working relationship with the local government.
  • Attend and support CUs review meetings and sub-county planning meetings.
  • Alert the Supervisor Coach to any arising risks, challenges, and impediments to implementation.

Qualifications & Experience Required


  • Diploma or Degree in Community or Public health, Nutrition, Social Sciences, business management, or a related field.


  • Minimum of (1) year relevant experience for degree holders and (2) years relevant experience for diploma holders in the community health field.

Competencies & Attributes:

  • Agility to learn from experience and apply learnings in new situations.
  • Plans prioritize and break down tasks accordingly.
  • Supports in Program/projects data analysis, collation of information, reporting
  • Supervisory, mentorship, coaching skills, and high level of integrity
  • Ability to precisely communicate and share information verbally and in writing
  • Bilingual with French as a desirable language.
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