World Vision Project Officer - Global Fund -HIV Jobs in Kenya

World Vision Project Officer - Global Fund -HIV Jobs in Kenya


Purpose of Position

  • To ensure successful implementation of Global Fund HIV programme through a conditional cash plus project to reduce the risk of HIV among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) aged 10-24 years in Turkana County.

    Major Responsibilities

    Project implementation

  • Implementation of the Global Fund HIV project by working with the county team to ensure proper planning and implementation of HIV, Adolescents Sexual Reproductive Health interventions.

  • Engage with county teams to ensure successful implementation of AYP package and enhance prevention of HIV among AYP

  • Work with the county, health facilities and local structures to ensure that community awareness on HIV.

  • Work with local structures to foster positive knowledge, attitudes & practices by community members on up take of HIV prevention among Adolescents Girls and Young Persons.

  • Inclusion of Adolescent Girls & Young Women (AGYW) in project planning and implementation

  • To Coordinate and work with the KRCS Regional Managers, County Coordinators and MOH to ensure efficiency and effective implementation of the project

  • To provide technical support to the community facilitators supporting the HIV prevention interventions targeting Adolescents and Young People.

    Quality Project implementation

    30%

    Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability & Learning (MEAL)

  • Utilize Global Fund HIV Project, national and county M&E tools and follow on set targets and timelines of reporting and documentation.

  • Participate in the project assessments, designs, and monthly Planning and review meetings.

  • Ensure that the Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning framework is fully functional and that all the project sites have Activity and Indicator tracking trackers being adhered to

  • Prepare and submit timely and quality weekly, monthly, quarterly, annual and other relevant reports as per the requirements of Global Fund HIV Project to the M&E officer.

  • Disseminate the relevant HIV information to the community members and relevant stakeholders for necessary action.

  • With accountability team, maintain a functional feedback mechanism

  • Quality monitoring and reporting

  • Quality reports that meet internal and donor requirements

    15%

    Engagement, Networking and Coordination

  • Work with the CT working group, HIV networks and MOH for technical direction and leveraging of resources to strengthen the health systems to achieve HIV eradication at the County level.

  • Work with other NGOs, CBOs , FBOs,
    Units, Committees and Groups in Turkana County who are implementing HIV interventions for synergy and achievement of bigger impact and sustainability

  • Facilitate community members to identify issues related to HIV and support community advocacy to enable the relevant stakeholders to take appropriate action towards the attainment of better health and protection status among Adolescents Girls and Young women.

  • Support and attend stakeholder’s forum related to HIV & AIDS interventions.

  • Continuous partner and stakeholder engagement

    5%

    Any other

  • Participate in daily devotions and other organizational meetings as required

  • Effectively manage other assignments as may be delegated to you by the supervisor from time to time.

    Minimum education, training and experience requirements to qualify for the position:

  • A degree in Nursing Sciences , Clinical Medicine, Public health and Environmental health, Nutrition & Dietetics, Social Work or their equivalent.

  • A minimum of 3 years working experience in HIV community programs with BIAS on Adolescents and Young Persons

  • Experience in HIV & AIDS prevention, Advocacy and strong partnership with GoK ministries

  • Familiarity with the Global Fund HIV Programming and implementation guidelines will be an added advantage.

  • Computer proficiency in use of MS Office ((Excel, word, PowerPoint etc)

  • Registered with Kenya Nutrition and Dietetics Institute.

  • Effective in written and verbal communication in English and Kiswahili.

    Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Good interpersonal, organizational and management skills

  • The holder of this position must be a results orientated who can handle a heavy work load as well as manage and satisfy multiple and at times conflicting organizational, donor and other stakeholder demands.

  • Demonstrated training, facilitation, mobilization and coordination skills at both community and organization level

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; World Vision Project Officer - Global Fund -HIV Jobs in Kenya

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