Nascent Solutions (Nascent) is a US-based 501(c) (3) non-profit international development organization. Its mission is to enable vulnerable people, especially women and children in rural Africa, to develop skills for self-sufficiency. The organization’s areas of focus are food security and nutrition, health, literacy and skills development, and gender equity. With funding from the United States Department of Agriculture, Nascent Solutions is implementing a five year McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program in the Central and Southern Malawi. The goal for the program is to improve the literacy of school-age children through improved literacy instruction, student attentiveness, and student attendance; and also to increase the use of positive health and dietary practices.
Nascent is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Field Facilitator for it’s office to be based in Kasungu.
Position: Field Facilitator- Kasungu
Nascent Solutions is seeking one (1) Field Facilitators to support field activities in the beneficiary schools/communities for its McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program being implemented in Central and Southern Malawi. The McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program is a five-year program funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). It is designed to improve the literacy of school-age children through improved literacy instruction, student attentiveness, and student attendance; and to increase the use of positive health and dietary practices.
The Field Facilitator will work in collaboration with the project technical staff and community partners and will be responsible for overseeing all project activities in their respective districts of intervention. Field Facilitators will be required to spend about 80% of their time effectively following up donated commodities; facilitating WASH, health and nutrition project activities; mobilizing partners; collecting data, controlling commodity management and reporting on the various project activities.
Type of Employment: Salaried, full-time
Reporting: Reports to Deputy Chief of Party
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Required Skills and Qualifications:
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and CV to:
with and clearly indicate the position one is applying for in the e-mail subject line. Closing date for applications is 31st August 2020. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Nascent Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, marital status, religion, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, personal appearance, family responsibilities, or political affiliation. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.