ART Nurse Intern (x2)

Global Fund
Anambra, Taraba
Posted 4 months ago

Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) is an indigenous non-governmental organization that promotes socio-economic development by supporting a broad range of global health interventions, education and economic initiatives in Nigeria. AHNi is an allied organization to Family Health International (FHI360) with co-existing and mutually supportive interest in advancing the collective goals of the people and communities served. AHNi currently has its headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria.

To strengthen our operations and interventions in the country, we are seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:

ART NURSE INTERN: Will provide comprehensive triage (in-clinic and/or mobile) and clinical assessment service to clients resulting in safe and appropriate clinical decisions that reflect their healthcare needs. Facilitate the triage process using clinical knowledge and appropriate interpersonal skills, demonstrating empathy, and understanding. Initiate appropriate nursing interventions (e.g., first aid and emergency interventions) to improve client outcomes and secure the safety of clients and clinic staff. Make recommendations for care utilizing approved SOPs and protocols. Ensure continuous reassessment and management of clients who are in the community commensurate with their condition and time frames determined by the assigned care category.

Minimum Recruitment Standard:

  • Degree in Nursing/Midwifery and a degree in Public Health.
  • Robust clinical experience in HIV/AIDS care and treatment.
  • Experience in providing Key Population services and or comprehensive Reproductive Health services (2 years + preferable).
  • Excellent grasp of clinical issues and current literature in HIV/AIDS and SRH.
  • Ability to communicate in local dialect.
  • Must have experience managing KP clients.

Method of application: Interested and qualified Candidates should forward a suitability statement (application) and resume (CV) as a single MS Word document to: AHNi-PCTJobs@ahnigeria.org

Vacancy closes: Tuesday 2nd August 2022

Only applications sent electronically (i.e., by e-mail) with the JOB TITLE and LOCATION clearly indicated as the subject of the mail will be considered and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

AHNi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Disclaimer:  AHNi does not charge Candidates a fee for a test or interview

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