Pakistan Assistive Technology (AT) Focal Point Consultant – Pakistan – ReliefWeb

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Position Summary
Momentum Wheels for Humanity seeks an AT Focal Point Consultant to support the USAID – funded project, Learning, Acting and Building for Rehabilitation in Health. Systems (ReLAB-HS).This individual will provide technical and advisory support to the ReLAB-HS Pakistan country office to implement Momentum’s assistive technology activities. Primary functions of the AT Focal Point include supporting the country team’s technical staff, relevant consultants, and key stakeholders in the planning, design, implementation, supervision, expansion/development, and administration of AT activities in Swat and Jamshoro network of care (approximately 25% travel). Only candidates with work authorization in Pakistan will be considered; relocation benefits will not be provided.
About ReLAB-HS
Funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Learning, Acting and Building for Rehabilitation in Health Systems (ReLAB-HS) is a global project that will support the development of health systems that are responsive to the growing needs for rehabilitation within populations. It seeks to co-design and implement innovative, comprehensive, cost-effective interventions that strengthen health systems for provision of rehabilitation, including assistive technology. ReLAB-HS will focus on integrating rehabilitation and assistive technology services across all levels of care within health systems. The ReLAB-HS consortium comprises six international partners with expertise in health systems, implementation science, and delivery innovations.
The five-year program will work globally and initially concentrate on a number of low- and middle-income countries affected by conflict, with varying levels of rehabilitation needs and infrastructure. ReLAB-HS presents a genuine opportunity to provide real improvements in the quality of life, functionality and independence for many people through simple interventions at the primary care level, and the use of technology to bring rehabilitation further into community settings.
About Momentum Wheels for Humanity
Since 1996, Momentum Wheels for Humanity has increased access to mobility and improved quality of life for children, teens, and adults with physical disabilities in more than 50 low- and middle-income countries. We build and strengthen rehabilitation services within health systems through training and capacity building, policy and standards development, and supply and distribution of wheelchairs and other life-changing equipment. For more information, visit https://momentum4humanity.org/.
Expected Duties and Responsibilities
Reporting to Momentum’s Global Advisor on Assistive Technology and will closely coordinate with the ReLAB-HS Country Coordinator and the Rehabilitation Advisor, the AT Focal point will have the following technical advising and project management responsibilities:
Minimum Qualifications
Please submit a cover letter and resume in English to careers@momentum4humanity.org, rolling until filled. Please include “Application for Pakistan AT Focal Point Consultant: YOUR NAME” in the subject line. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Due to volume of replies, please do not contact the office directly.
Momentum Wheels for Humanity is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. Momentum Wheels for Humanity encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, or veteran status. Persons with a disability who are equally qualified for the position will receive first review priority.
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