Assistant Technical Officer-PMTCT, PrEP, CaCx

Posted 1 year 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 programs, education, research, and livelihood initiatives in Nigeria. USAID-funded Accelerating Control of the HIV Epidemic in Nigeria (ACE) with focus on the BAY (Borno, Adamawa, Yobe) states is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:

ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER-PMTCT, PREP, CACX: Will work with the Technical Officer-PMTCT, PrEP, CaCx to support the implementation of facility and community-based Prevention, Care & Treatment activities including strengthening referrals and linkages, improve demand creation for CaCx, PrEP and HIV/AIDS services, support demand creation initiatives to scale up CaCx screening activities as part of Prevention services, working closely with the Technical Officer to align activities and ensure effective integration of these strategies. S/He will also support research and program learning efforts where appropriate, supporting the integration of HIV/AIDS, CaCx and PrEP services into routine health services including reproductive health.

Minimum Recruitment Standards

  • MB.BS or similar degree with minimum of 2-3 years relevant experience in clinical care with a sound understanding of HIV/AIDS with provision of CaCx, PMTCT and PrEP services in resource constrained settings.
  • BSc. Nursing, Public health, Pharmacy or other closely related field with 4-5 years relevant experience.
  • Familiarity with Nigerian public sector health systems and NGOs and CBOs is highly desirable.

Method of application: Interested and Qualified candidates should forward a suitability statement (application) and resume (CV) as a single MS Word document to:

Vacancy closes: Wednesday 5th October 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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