Jhpiego is an international. non-profit health organization affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University. Jhpiego has been working in Malawi since 1999 implementing a wide-range of interventions in maternal health, family planning, HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment. Current projects include facility and community-based HIV testing services, and HIV prevention.
Jhpiego intends to recruit suitable and a qualified staff for the vacant position above.
POSITION: HIV SELF-TESTING COORDINATOR
Supervises: HIV Self-Testing Facilitators
Report to: District Team Lead
The HIVST Coordinator reports to the District Team Lead and is responsible for coordinating the rot out of HIVST activities in Blantyre under the Gateway Project. The project aims to increase utilization of HTS in selected districts in Malawi to support the attainment of the 95-95-95 goals, in alignment with PEPFAR and Malawian Government priorities. The HIVST coordinator will coordinate the community/facility distribution of HIVST kits, coordinate quarterly meetings involving HIVST providers and stakeholders at district level. S/he will ensure that HIVST is delivered to the target populations through designated models as per the HIVST Malawi National Operational plan.