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11 Mar 2016

Full-time HIV Prevention Coordinator Vacancy, Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF)

Nigeria Job bucket Staff Benue, Nigeria

Job Description

Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF), is a legally registered NGO operating in Nigeria, AHF-Nigeria collaborates with the Federal Government of Nigeria and other partner institutions, to provide technical assistance to these key. To meet the above needs, the program wishes to recruit a dynamic, skilled, committed, self-driven and results oriented individuals to fill the vacant position below:

The Job :HIV Prevention Coordinator, Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF)

Job Status: Full Time Job,Graduate/Exp

Remuneration: Attractive,

Job Category: Health care Jobs,

Location: Benue, Nigeria

Job Profile

  • The prevention coordinator will ensure implementation HIV prevention programs in AHF supported health facilities, ensure adherence to SOPs, national guidelines and protocols.
  • He/she would facilitate the expansion and coverage of prevention program in line with approved program objectives.
  • Strengthen collaboration & partnership with CBO/ CSOs and other NGOs to enhance synergy

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Contributes to the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programs aimed at Biomedical Prevention of HIV (including Testing and Counseling).
  • Coordinates the provision of community HCT outreaches according to acceptable protocols and in line with the national guidelines.
  • Scale up and strengthen the provision of HCT through provider initiated testing and counseling approaches (PITC).
  • Contributes to the design and implementation of approaches in other prevention strategies-including but not limited to Blood and Injection safety, Post exposure prophylaxis, HIV Testing and Counseling, and PHDP.
  • Ensures effective and strategic leadership for HCWs at heath facilities and partners within the continuum of care.
  • Support the design and implementation of prevention programs for MARP5 and other key populations (i.e. as female sex workers, Adolescent and young persons as well as PWID).

Job Qualifications

  • A Degree in Public Health, Nursing or Health related discipline.
  • At least 2-3 years post NYSC experience in HIV testing and counseling, sexually transmitted disease prevention or treatment programs, including program planning, prevention program management.
  • Experience with managing CBO partners a plus.
  • Knowledge of minimum prevention package for Nigeria is highly essential.
  • Must be highly organized, committed and capable of effective multi-tasking.
  • Computer proficiency an added advantage

How To Apply

Applicants should submit their CVs and cover letters to [email protected]

Note

Candidate should kindly indicate the position applying for and their preferred located as the subject of their e-mail.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Job Categories: Health care Jobs In Nigeria. Job Types: Full-time. Job Tags: Aids Healthcare and Hiv prevention.

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