At Last Mile Health, we work to deploy a health worker for everyone, everywhere. Are you excited about launching a new team to work directly with governments to scale sustainable community health programs to make this goal a reality? If so, you may be the perfect fit for our Director of Programs position in Malawi, our first hire for this entrepreneurial program.
The Director of Programs, Malawi is responsible for guiding Last Mile Health’s (LMH) leadership and engagement alongside the Malawi Ministry of Health (MOH) in the strengthening and scale of Malawi’s National Community Health Strategy. The Director of Programs, Malawi will be a trusted advisor and the principal liaison with MOH officials while providing technical leadership and management to the Malawi Country Program team.
Additionally, the Director of Programs will lead the development and implementation of the Programs team’s operational plan, support quality supportive supervision and mentorship to direct reports and oversee on-going budgeting and reporting of team activities and work plan.
As Malawi is a new country program, the Director of Programs will be expected to prioritize the successful launch of LMH’s Phase 1 program activities and the foundation needed to support LMH’s long-term sustainability and impact in Malawi during a period of programmatic and operational growth. As a leader on a start-up team in a new operating environment for LMH, the Director of Programs will need to both be comfortable with an evolving programmatic approach and play a leading role in shaping that approach in response to emergent learning and insight.
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About Last Mile Health
Last Mile Health (LMH) saves lives in the world's most remote communities by partnering with governments to bring critical primary care services to the doorsteps of people living in the last mile. LMH is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization with offices in Liberia, Malawi, Boston and New York. For more information, visit www.lastmilehealth.org.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at LMH. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.