Ward Development Committee Consultant – Borno

Options Consultancy Services Limited was established in 1992 and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marie Stopes International. We are a consultancy organisation providing technical and management expertise in the health and social sectors to governments and international development partners to transform the health of women and children.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Ward Development Committee Consultant - Borno

Location: Borno

Contract Type: Consultancy

Description

  • Options Consultancy Services seeks a consultant to assess the capacity of a sample of Ward Development Committees (WDC) and propose a capacity development plan to address identified gaps.
  • The consultant will also help establish a State Led Accountability Mechanism (SLAM) in Borno State.

Responsibilities

  • The consultancy will provide Lafiya programme and other key actors with a deeper understanding of the level of knowledge and functionality of Ward Development Committees (WDC), establish a State Led Accountability Mechanism (SLAM) in Borno and provide recommendations on addressing knowledge and capacity gaps in collaboration with relevant stakeholders.
  • The assignment will be used to provide a baseline on levels of capacity and functionality of WDCs and the newly established SLAM and will inform programme interventions to strengthen the SLAM and WDCs in advocacy and accountability on prioritisation of health investment for human capital development.