Position title
WASH Assistant

General Purpose

The WASH assistant, under the direct supervision of the WASH officer, the incumbent will be required to work as a member of the WASH unit towards the improvement of hygiene promotion and community mobilization activities effectiveness



Main Responsibilities

⦿ Assist in promoting safe WASH practices, including appropriate use and maintenance of WASH facilities and services among target communities in New-Marte.

⦿ Assist the community mobilizers to mobilize the communities to mitigate priority water and sanitation-related health risks, promoting the BCC strategy and keeping records of the community volunteers participating in Hygiene promotion activities.

⦿ Participate in the HP campaign by conducting house-to-house visits focused on hygiene promotion and public health, focus groups, and mass campaigns using songs, IEC materials, etc. promoting Community Lead Total Sanitation (CLTS) and assisting the community mobilizers in the implementation of gathering events.

⦿ Provide a weekly activity progress report to the WASH Officer, highlighting achievements versus targets.

⦿ Any other duties as may be assigned by the WASH Officer;

⦿ Comply with MCI policies and practices ensuring protection mainstreaming, code of conduct; health and safety, equal opportunities, and other relevant policies and procedures.

⦿ Support WASH officer for emergency response (WASH) across the field office.

⦿ Assist in communicating effectively with the communities targeted, ensuring that hygiene and health messages are passed on with participatory interventions, allowing ownership and empowerment of the beneficiaries to influence their hygiene and health.

⦿ Assist in selecting, training, and managing Community WASH Standing committees, such as Community Water Management Committee members, sanitation facilities caretakers, and volunteer hygiene promoter networks within the targeted beneficiaries.

⦿ Performs any other duty as requested by the WASH OFFICER

Skills and Competence

⦿ At least 1-2 years post-NYSC relevant experience

⦿ Good interpersonal skills

⦿ Ability to work within a team setting

⦿ Independence, adaptability, and flexibility with good workload management, multitasking, and ability to meet tight deadlines

⦿ Excellent communication skills

⦿ Previous experience with other local and international NGOs

⦿ Experience in Nutrition and in community-based programs

⦿ Community mobilization and advocacy experience

⦿ Computer literacy (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint)


Education, Professional Experience, and Professional requirements

⦿ First Degree in Engineering, Geology, Geography, or other WASH-related fields from a recognized/accredited Tertiary Institution in Nigeria

Other Requirement (Language(s) proficiency)

⦿ Fluency in written and spoken English. Fluency in Hausa/Kanuri is an advantage.


How to apply:

Prospective applicants are to send in their Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover letter to hr@monclubint.org, Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.

Deadline: 26th April 2024 by 11:59 pm

Employment Type
Duration of employment
9 months
Non-Governmental Organization
Job Location
New Marte, Borno, Nigeria
Base Salary
₦670,720 Per month
Date posted
April 22, 2024
Valid through
April 28, 2024
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