Date of advertisement 07/11/2016
SHDEPHA+ Mpanda is a branch of SHDEPHA+ National Network established in 2002 with registration number SO.NO.8216 and certificate of compliance No.0738 under the Non Governmental Organizations Act, NO. 24/2002. The organization has been working in partnership with HJFMRI/Walter Reed Program and Ministry of health community development, gender, elderly and children since 2008 in comprehensive HIV/AIDS prevention, care and support program.
This organization is located in Katavi region at Mpanda Municipal, whereby currently it is implementing its activities in four district council: Mpanda Municipal Council, Nsimbo DC, Mpanda DC and Mlele DC.

The organization wishes to recruit Competent and Qualified candidates in the following position; HIV Testing and Counseling (HTC) focal person.

  Job responsibilities
Should perform HIV Testing and Counseling activities according to prescriptions and conditions set by the Ministry of Health, community development, gender, elderly and children  (MoHCDGEC)
Should plan, organize, direct, supervise, and monitor implementation of all activities relating to HIV testing and counseling.
Should collect, analyze and compile HTC data and prepare monthly and quarterly HTC report.
Develop new project ideas for improvement of HTC Program.
Ensure the Provision of quality HTC service to the community
Ensure all people tested positive are linked on treatment and care.
Develop strategies for strengthening referrals and linkages to healthcare facilities in target states to ensure the continuum of care for project beneficiaries.
Perform other activities assigned by supervisor.

Should be holder of Diploma or degree in nursing or any other equivalent recognized by Ministry of health community development, gender, elderly and children.
Should have at least 2 years of experience in HIV Testing and counseling
All qualified candidate is highly encouraged to apply, also retired officer but not tired with medical background is encouraged to apply.
Computer literacy in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are required
Excellent oral communication and writing skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to work in a team setting.
Ability to maintain confidentiality of patient’s information
Able to conduct community based HIV testing and counseling
Able to drive motor cycle (Driving license)

Interested candidate should send his /her CV and copy of certificates before 18/11/2016. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.
All application should be directed to
P. O. BOX 216