Extension Worker-Agriculture at Caritas Tabora – 3 Posts

Job Title: Extension Worker-Agriculture – 3 Posts

Caritas Tabora

JOB OPPORTUNITY

Caritas Tabora is the development organ of the Catholic Archdiocese of Tabora. The scope of Caritas Tabora is extended to facilitate self-help Development, Emergency and Relief, as vehicle to increase the livelihood security of those most marginalised in society – without discrimination (of gender, religion, ethnic group / race) or political biasness.

Caritas Tabora is implementing the project on Promoting Quality Living Condition of Peasant Families in Tabora Municipal, Tabora Region. The project aims to ensure health and quality of life of targeted households in the selected villages is improved while preserving environment.

The Executive Director of Caritas Tabora announces the job opportunities to all qualified Tanzanian citizens in the following positions:

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor degree/ Diploma in either of the following fields: Agriculture General, Agronomy, Animal Science or any related degree from recognized institute in relevant fields.

Desirable Skills and Requirements:

  • Expert in crops production
  • Outstanding experience in animal production
  • Rural worker
  • Knowledge in VICOBA
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision/maximum pressure.
  • Willingness and commitment to work with less privileged groups in remote areas.
  • Project Design, Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting (project proposal writing and fundraising).
  • Good computer skills.
  • Good command of English Language.

Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible with day to day implementation of the project activities which involve to capacitate, sensitize mentor, and coach Peasant families within their groups to improve agriculture and animal husbandry; to improve sanitation and hygiene, conduct project planning, monitoring and evaluation and reporting.

Experience: 

  • A minimum of 3 years working experience in similar position.

Age: Between 25–45 years.

Salary: Negotiable

How to Apply:

Interested candidates, should submit application letter along with a copy of Certificates /transcript, CV, as well as names and contact details of 3 work related referees by or before 15/12/2023, to the Huma Resource Officer of Caritas Tabora by email: human-resource@caritastabora.org. For more details about the application, visit our website: www.caritastabora.org.

Note that, neither hardcopies nor hand delivery applications will be accepted.

Only applications sent through email will be considered.

Kindly note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted