County Government of Migori HTS Counselors Jobs in Kenya

County Government of Migori HTS Counselors Jobs in Kenya

Position summary

  • The HTS Counselor will work under the overall supervision of the health facility in charge/CCC inCharge at the Sub-County level with a dotted line to MGIC/CIHEB Kenya Longitudinal Improvement Specialist. He/She will provide HIV Counselling and testing services in line with the National HTS guidelines to achieve maximum identification and linkage outcomes as informed by program priority indicator areas/targets.

    Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be a Kenyan citizen

  • Diploma in any health related course.

  • At least two (2) years’ experience as an HTS Counselor.

  • NASCOP trained and approved HTS Counselor.

  • Must have done PT either round 20,21 or 22 with results

  • Training and competency in sign language, couple counselling and PNS is added.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure HTS screening for all OPD/IPD clients in the facility.

  • Provide HTS to eligible clients in all service delivery points in the facilities.

  • Provide confidential HIV counseling and testing to persons at risk of HIV infection as per KenyaHTS National Guidelines.

  • Prepare HIV patients for treatment and initiation into ART.

  • Link all newly identified HIV positive patients to care and treatment services.

  • Provide group counseling to priority populations e.g. Couples, Discordant couples, Youth and Adolescents.

  • Provide HTS to family members of all index clients and provide PNS to all eligible clients.

  • Write and submit timely, accurate and precise daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly reports to the supervisor.

    How to Apply

  • Applicants are advised to use PSC 2 application form and attach the necessary documents. All applications should be submitted in a sealed A4
    envelope clearly marked on the top left side indicating the reference number for position applied for and addressed to:

    The Secretary/CEO
    Migori County Public Service Board
    P.O Box 365- 40400, Suna

  • Hand delivered applications should be dropped at the offices of the Migori County Public Service Board located at Nyamome along Namba – Masara road adjacent to Nyamome SDA church.

  • All applications should reach the Secretary /CEO Migori County Public Service Board on or before Wednesday 5th January, 2021 at 5:00pm.

  • Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original identity cards, academic and professional certificates and testimonials.

  • For candidates to meet the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, applicants must obtain the following clearances:

  • Tax compliance certificate from KRA.

  • Clearance certificate from HELB.

  • Clearance certificate from Ethics and Anticorruption Commission (EACC).

  • Certificate of good conduct from Criminal Investigation Department.


  • Women, People Living With Disabilities and Marginalized Groups are encouraged to apply;

  • Only shortlisted and successful candidate will be contacted;

  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.

  • Migori County Public Service Board Is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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