Retention Officers (3 Post)
SHDEPHA+ is an acronym for Service, Health, and Development for People living with HIV/AIDS. It is a national Non-Governmental Organisation, registered on 21 November 1994 with registration number SO 8216 and certificate of compliance number 0738 of 2007 under Non-Governmental act No 24 of 2002. SHDEPHA+ originated from the initiatives of fifteen people living with HIV/AIDS whose goal was to scale up the welfare of people living positively with HIV/AIDS and to fight the spread of the disease.
SHDEPHA + Mpanda is a branch of SHDEPHA + Network of People Living Positively with HIV/AIDS based at Mpanda Municipal Council in Katavi region, it was established in 2002. Currently the organization is operating in five councils of Katavi Region which includes; Mpanda Municipal council, Tanganyika district council, Nsimbo District council, Mlele District Council and Mpimbwe District council.
SHDEPHA + Mpanda in partnership with Henry Jackson Foundation Medical Research International, Inc.–Tanzania (HJFMRI-T) implements HIV prevention, care, and treatment activities at community level in close collaboration with
Local Government authorities in Katavi. The organization is undertaking the following activities; HIV prevention interventions, Community Based HIV testing services (CBHTS) and Community based HIV and AIDS Services (CBHS). The targeted population under this program is People living with HIV, Key and Vulnerable population and Priority Population. SHDEPHA+ Mpanda is seeking qualified candidates to fill the positions below:
Job Title: Retention Officers (3 Post)
Reports to: Program Coordinator.
Job Location: Katavi
Retention Officer will be responsible in ensuring all new HIV/AIDS Positive diagnosed clients are linked in care and treatment, also he/she will ensure all PLHIV who are current in care are retained in ART.
Roles & Responsibilities:
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
SHDEPHA Mpanda provides equal employment opportunities to all individuals and if you meet the criteria given above and interested in vacancy, you are encouraged to send Cover letter and resumes combined in one document through e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE: To be considered, applicants must put the TITLE OF THE JOB in the SUBJECT LINE. Applications that are hand-delivered will not be accepted. The deadline for submitting the application is 16.30 Hours October 19th, 2020. Those who do not meet the minimum requirements, as detailed in the job description below, will not be considered only short-listed candidates will be contacted.