Locum Community Navigator Job at RefugePoint

Locum Community Navigator Job at RefugePoint… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at RefugePoint.


Worldwide, there are now over 60 million forcibly displaced people – the highest number ever recorded. Of those, approximately 20.2 million are refugees who have fled their home countries as a result of conflict and violent persecution. Of the 20.2 million, over 11 million have been refugees for more than 5 years and some as long as 60.


  • Act as a guide to the organization in tracing clients in the community;
  • Gather preliminary information from households and flag the ones at risk for assessment;
  • Work alongside other staff in conducting visits to clients’ homes and businesses;
  • Provide interpretation and translation(verbal communication and translation of documents);
  • Receive prescriptions from refugees and advance them to the health team;
  • Collect prescription medicine from RefugePoint-approved pharmacies and deliver it to patients;
  • Provide accurate and timely information to refugees and migrants;
  • Participate in community mobilization and education as directed by RefugePoint;
  • Accompany patients to the hospital when called upon;
  • Represent RefugePoint in community-based protection meetings or other meetings as assgined.


  • Be a resident of Nairobi
  • Must be fluent in English and languages spoken by refugees/ migrants.
  • Must hold a UNHCR mandate refugee certificate, Government alien card, and/or recent Government verification documents
  • Must have a minimum of secondary school education.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.


  • Post-secondary school training, e.g., in health, community development, counseling, business administration, etc.
  • Experience in community mobilization
  • Operational recognized banking account;
  • KRA PIN certificate.

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