12 Fresher DREAMS Program Area Supervisor CDC Grant Jobs – Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)

Organisation: Rakai
Health Sciences Program (RHSP)
Funding Source: US PEPFAR/
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Duty Station: Lwengo,
Lyantonde, Rakai, Kyotera, Bukomansimbi, Gomba, Sembabule, Uganda
Reports to: 
District DREAMS Coordinator
About US:
Rakai Health Sciences Program
is a collaborative Bio-medical research and service delivery organization. It
strives to improve the quality of life of the local population through a
combination of community based research, curative services and prevention
strategies in the District of Rakai, South Western Uganda. It is based at the
Uganda Virus Research Institute Entebbe and Kalisizo in Rakai District.
About CDC Program:
With funding from PEPFAR/ Centers
for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), RHSP is implementing a 5 year
comprehensive HIV/ AIDS program in the 12 districts of Masaka region namely;
Rakai, Kyotera, Masaka, Kalungu, Bukomansimbi, Lyantonde, Lwengo, Sembabule,
Butambala, Gomba, Mpigi, and Kalangala with an aim of achieving rapid HIV
epidemic control.
Job Summary: The DREAMS
Program Area Supervisor will support the implementation of respective DREAMS
program Areas in the respective districts by overseeing overall implementation
of the program as guided by PEPFAR. The Program Area Supervisor will work with
the District DREAMS Coordinator, Sub-county coordinators and other community
structures to ensure quality delivery of DREAMS services in the respective
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
The DREAMS Program Area
Supervisor will work under the supervision of the District DREAMS coordinator
  • Offer technical support and supervision to
    different district
    Implementing CBOs within the respective program areas
  • Monitor the implementation the respective
    DREAMS program areas in the district.
  • Prepare program area work plans, budget and
  • Plan for and oversee different operational field activities in the respective program
    areas within the district.
  • Develop and disseminate program area SOPs.
  • Monitor daily reporting of daily program area
    activities via Slack.
  • Prepare weekly reports for the respective
    program areas.
  • Liaise with district coordinators, regional supervisor and DREAMS Manager for
    effective planning and coordination of activities.
  • Ensure program area specific DREAMS reporting
    to DHIS2, HIBRID, and UDTS
  • Work with various district structures to ensure
    smooth running of DREAMS
  • Perform any other duties and responsibilities
    as assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    ideal candidate for the DREAMS Program Area Supervisor job opportunity
    should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences, or Related humanities field
  • Previous experience with DREAMS programming is
    an added advantage
  • Experience working with PEPFAR and district
    reporting systems like DHIS2, OVCMIS, and HIBRID is an advantage
  • Experience working with the Uganda DREAMS
    Tracking System (UDTS) is an added advantage
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills 
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to work in a rural and multi-cultural
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision
  • Ability to ride a motorcycle is an added
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested applicants should send their application letter, valid academic
documents and detailed resume (CV) with three recognizable referees to:
The Human Resource Manager,
Rakai Health Sciences Program,
P.O. Box 279, Kalisizo, Rakai,
Deliver to: Rakai Health
Sciences Program offices
Clement Hill Plot 8 Kampala,
Send via E-mail to:
NB: Please indicate on
the envelope & application; a) the position applied for, b) The district of
preference. For all online applications, save your documents as position &
district of preference ( e.g. Administrative Assistant Kalangala)
Deadline: 16th February 2017

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