Required Education. Medically trained personnel (nurse. clinical officer, laboratory technician. etc) who have current qualifications and training In phlebotomy and HIV testing duties. Preference given to those who
also hove a Degree in Social Work. Public Health, Social Sciences or
similar field from a recognized academic institution.
>Demonstrated working experience of minimum l year providing HIV testing and counseling services with demonstrated familiarity with MOH
toots and procedures for HIV testing and core management.
Preference given to those who hove additional experience with
community-based HIV programs targeting adolescent girls and young women and other vulnerable populations.
>Able to maintain utmost confidentiality regarding participants' health status and sensitive information contained In paperwork
>Develop work plan for day-to-day program implementation at the
district level including supervision of field activities
>Supervise the delivery of field-based HIV prevention services to
beneficiaries by community outreach workers, including scheduling
and implementing day and night mobile outreach campaigns.
>Perform HIV testing and pre and post-test counseling with beneficiaries,
ond facilitate referrals for HIV positive clients.
>Mentor and supervise peer outreach workers regularly and frequently
during outreach sessions and lead weelcly outreach worker meetings;
>Ensure adequate supplies of commodities and tools to outreach
workers and healthcare workers
>Support healthcare workers providing services in health facilities and
mobile activities via regular supportive supervision and mentoring
>Inform and cooperate with local government authorities and other
stakeholders on current and upcoming activities for the program
>Participate in the training/orientation of healthcare workers in the selected health facilities on the community-based program
A global health leader situated at Columbia University, ICAP has worked since 2003 with one central goal: to improve the health of families and communities.Working hand-in-hand with individuals at every level of the health system–from patients to health care providers to government officials–ICAP is dedicated to delivering high-performing health system strengthening initiatives that provide quality and affordable health care. The organization tackles the world’s most pressing health threats and, in collaboration with partners around the world, implements transformative solutions to meet the health needs of individuals