The College of Medicine (CoM) requires the services of enthusiastic individuals to work in various positions in evaluating the Malaria Vaccine Implementation Project (MVIP). Evaluation will assess the impact of the new vaccine on mortality, vaccine’s safety and the programmatic feasibility of delivering RTSS/ ASO1 (malaria vaccine)when introduced through routine health systems in Malawi. To undertake this major activity, CoM needs the services of highly skilled personnel at the central office (Lilongwe or Blantyre) and in the districts where the project is being implemented.
POSITION: DISTRICT STUDY SUPERVISORS(2)- re-advertised
Location: Balaka and Nsanje.
Reporting to the MVIP Project Manager, the District Supervisor will implement and supervise Household Survey, Mortality Surveillance and Safety Surveillance in one of in the district assigned. The supervisor will be responsible for managing 5-10 staff including nurses and field workers.
Duration of Contract: One (1) year with possibility of renewal subject to performance and availability of funding.
KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Among others, the District Supervisor shall perform the following duties: