Mekdim Ethiopia National Association Community Engagement Facilitators Jobs

Mekdim Ethiopia National Association Community Engagement Facilitators Jobs

Job Id: 222697

Category: Health Care

Location: Adama, Modjo, Bishoftu, and Assela, Oromia

Career Level: Senior Level (5+ years experience)

Salary: Attractive based on new salary scale

Job Description

Mekdim Ethiopia National Association (MENA), is an indigenous non-governmental Organization working in the area of HIV/AIDS prevention, Care, treatment and Support services over the past 2 decades nationally.

MENA is now in the process of recruiting employees for its new prospective Ethiopia Epidemic Control grant; HIV Care and Treatment services by USAID and invites Competent Candidates to apply for the following vacant position of Community Engagement Facilitators (CEF).

Major Duties/Job Summary: -

  • Conduct Community Based HIV Testing based on Clients’ preference
  • Conduct assisted HIV Self-test for eligible clients at community.
  • Facilitate referral linkage from Community to Health facility and vice versa for ICT
  • Case management for PLHIV in the Community including recording and reporting using paper-based system which later migrates to Comm care application.
  • Build capacity of CRPs (Volunteers) through providing trainings, mentoring and close follow up.
  • Coordinate community stakeholders for effective communication on client’s referral and other services.


    Female/Male (female candidates are encouraged to apply)

    Term of Employment:

    One year with possible extension based on performance

    No. of Vacant Positions:

    Seven (7)

    Duty Station:

    Adama, Modjo, Bishoftu, and Assela

    Job Requirements


  • BSc or Diploma in Nursing

    Work experience:

  • A minimum of (5 years for Diploma
    and 3 years for BSC) work experience (preferably in NGO) with similar Position.

    Required skills:

  • The Applicant should be computer literate (MS word, Excel and Access, etc.)
  • Excellent interpersonal and Communication skills
  • HIV Self-test and HIV testing training on new national algorism.
  • COC Certificate for level IV applicants.
  • Professional registration and license from concerned health office
  • Basic (spoken and written) skill in English and Local Language
  • Ability to Coordinate and Support volunteers working in the Community
  • Demonstrated Knowledge and Skill in HIV Counseling and testing; on PITC and ICT.
  • Experience in USAID CHCT activity is a plus


    Female/Male (female candidates are encouraged to apply)

    How to Apply

    NB: Only Competent applicants who meet the above requirements either can make hand delivery of their application with non-returnable copies of pertinent credentials including a motivational letter, an updated Curriculum Vitae ,and Names and contact details of two professional references to MENA Head office or Adama Branch office by the following address with in 7 Consecutive days from the first day of the announcement or can submit only CV and cover letter via email: or

    P.O.Box 31218 A.A

    Contact address: - Tel. 011 122 88 43/44, Addis Ababa, 0221 11 8425/26 Adama

    Note: Only successful candidates will be contacted for written exam and interview.

    MENA have the right to cancel the announcement if there is a need to do so.

    Mekdim Ethiopia National Association Community Engagement Facilitators Jobs

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