Entry Level HIV Care & Treatment Officer NGO Job Vacancies – Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)

Organization:
Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)
Duty Station:
Uganda
Reports to:
Regional Manager Care & Treatment
About US:
Rakai Health
Sciences Program (RHSP) is a collaborative bio – medical research and service
delivery organization. RHSP 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 districts of South-central Uganda.
Job Summary:  The HIV Care & Treatment Officer  will Provide HIV related technical support to
health care workers at supported HFs in assessment, diagnosis & clinical
care of all patients .
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Provide technical assistance and mentorship
for health workers in HIV/AIDS care
·       Provide continuous clinical mentoring in all
areas including reporting for all related MoH reports
·       Support and participate in a Continuous
Medical Education (CME) programs for all staff
·       Support coordination of health education
talks in HIV/AIDS related fields
·       Lead and strengthen quality improvement activities
in all HIV/AIDS related fields at all facilities
·       Support referral and linkages for clients
receiving care at supported facilities
·       Support HMIS and program reporting for all
supported facilities
·       Any other assigned duties in line with your
role



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal applicant must hold a Diploma in
medicine
·       Training in clinical management of HIV/AIDS
and opportunistic infections
·       Registration with the Allied Health
professionals’ Council
·       At least one year and above work experience in
a busy clinical HIV/AIDS setting
·       Experience in clinical care of infants,
children and adolescents would be an advantage
·       Specific experience and training in HIV
management or care
·       Good interpersonal skills required
·       Ability to interact productively and work in
a team environment
·       Self-motivated, innovative and capable of
meeting deadlines.
·       Excellent communication skills required (Both
oral & written)
How to Apply:
All interested
candidates possessing the above attributes can send their; applications including
a cover letter, updated CV with 3 referees, and copies of academic
qualifications/certificates, addressed to the HR Manager to jobs@rhsp.org .
Kindly indicate the job title in the subject line of the email. Only online
applications will be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be
contacted. Any form of lobbying and canvassing will lead to disqualification.
Deadline: Tuesday 4th
August 2020 by 5:00pm
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