Updated: Nov 30, 2020
Position Name: Training Associate for Epidemiology Trainings
Position type: Full-time
No. of Positions: One (1)
Reporting to: Program Adviser SAFETYNET / CDC Resident Advisor
SAFETYNET or South Asia Field Epidemiology and Technology Network, Inc. is an organization that fosters collaboration and cooperation in disease prevention and control efforts among countries in the Asia Pacific region by supporting applied epidemiology programs and enhancing surveillance systems.
SAFETYNET cooperates with government, non-government, and international agencies to increase inter-regional exchange, expertise sharing, as well as inter-agency and interdisciplinary collaborations to build applied epidemiology capacity among Asian nations. SAFETYNET supports frontline, intermediate and advance epidemiology trainings.
SAFETYNET is committed to supporting the countries in running FETP programs and thus is looking forward to recruit highly qualified persons with skills in conducting trainings on ground as well on online platform for the position of Training Associate for Epidemiology Trainings
To provide techno-managerial support to Epidemiology Trainings in India, s/he is expected to undertake following activities:
Prepares curriculum for the academic year
Prepares and schedules didactic training
Initiates screening for new EIS/FETP officer
Evaluates promotion from junior to senior year and graduation candidates
Develop, implement, and monitor results of surveillance activities, epidemiological studies, and surveys
Works on data management for all workforce development activities including monitoring and evaluation activities
Work closely with partners, scheduling site visits and meeting with representative of each collaborating partner organization to ensure that program results are achieved and capacity building, surveillance, and research activities are progressing within appropriate timelines
Facilitates the process of delivering instruction, tracking training requirements, monitoring and evaluation and best practices.
Training account management for public and in-house programs.
Prepare training support requirements, i.e. supplies and logistics.
Assist the resource person in the preparation of presentation materials and course handouts
Handle communication and course requirement to and from the participants and the resource person.
Gather relevant inputs/information (logistics, materials, facilities, equipment) before, during and after the course delivery.
Prepare for after event (post training report, evaluation summary).
Provide direct, close-in support to each faculty/resource person before, during and the actual/online training conduct.
Perform all other tasks assigned by the Program Adviser SAFETYNET / CDC Resident adviser.
Graduate in any discipline
One year experience in conducting trainings. Preference will be given to applicants worked in FETP training program and have experience of conducting online trainings.
Experience and Skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
Excellent interpersonal relations; ability to network, work in multi-cultural team environment, and work harmoniously with multiple partners
Good working knowledge of computer applications, especially MS office, Epi Info
Strong and proven documentation and organizational skills
Ability to travel extensively at short notice
How to apply
After reviewing the job description and responsibilities, submit your application with latest CV, documents supporting education and experience to SAFETYNET at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that the last date of applying is November 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM.