Center for the Development of People (CEDEP) is a registered human rights organization dedicated to addressing the needs. improving the lives, and providing support for some of Malawi’s most neglected minority groups through civic education, training, capacity building, networking and research. The mission of CEDEP is to create an enabling environment and protect the wellbeing of sexual minorities and other vulnerable groups.
Center for the Development of People and Jhpiego, through the Gateway Program are supporting Ministry of Health (MOH) to address the unmet need for HIV testing services (HTS), by increasing uptake of HIS, care and treatment, and prevention services in Chikwawa District supported by the U.S Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) The interventions are aimed at achieving the three strategic goals of: increased access and demand for HTS; improved linkages to other HIV services, and improved quality of HTS.
Center for the Development of People is seeking to recruit suitably qualified and experienced Malawians in the position below:
Position: Project Field Officer ( 1 Position)
Supervisor: Project Coordinator
Reporting Date: Immediately
Reporting to the Project Coordinator, the Project Officer will be responsible for providing technical leadership for provision of Key population services S/he will coordinate HIV prevention activities among FSWs and MSM in selected hotspots and dusters in Chikwawa and to address the unmet need for HIV testing services (HTS), by increasing uptake of HTS, care and treatment, and prevention services. S/he will work directly with the district health office through the Coordinators or any designated office
Duties & Responsibilities