Sep 22, Reach Out Mbuya Prevention Technical Officer Jobs in Uganda


Reach Out Mbuya Prevention Technical Officer Jobs in Uganda

Job summary

The role involves coordinating the execution of HIV prevention strategies, including HIV Testing Services (HTS), Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT), addressing gender-related aspects, and focusing on key populations and priority populations and includes the responsibility of developing comprehensive guidelines for person-centered HIV patient monitoring in districts where scaling up is a priority. This role also entails supervising the delivery of services for key populations/priority populations and ensuring gender integration within the program.

Responsibilities and duties

  • Develop quarterly work plans for implementation of KP/PP and gender services and integration of gender standards into district plans and budgets to address gender inequalities that hinder access to HIV prevention, care and treatment services.
  • Develop strategies for integration of human rights standards or principles and gender mainstreaming perspectives in HIV programs.
  • Train, coach and mentor DHT, district and CBO staff in efficient Differentiated models of HTS, eMTCT & EID, Gender and coordinate scale up plans in line with existing national policy guidelines.
  • Advocate and actively engage men and boys as key stakeholders and agents in promoting male involvement in healthcare, gender equality and ending gender-based violence against women and girls
  • Monitor implementation and delivery of quality services are delivered as per set standards.
  • Monitor distribution and utilization of associated HIV commodities.
  • Monitor the implementation of Quality improvement and innovative differentiated models of HTS, eMTCT/EID and Gender integration at cluster level. Periodically review and monitor performance against set targets, prepare periodic reports and evoke timely corrective action.
  • Strengthen collaborative partnerships with Health facilities, Community Based Organizations.
  • Carry out operational research on the areas of KP/Gender to guide and provide lessons to improve performance then document best work practices in HFs and promote knowledge sharing through CMEs on areas of KP/Gender new developments.

    Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing or related field of medicine from a recognized institution and must be registered with the relevant professional body.
  • Practical skills in implementation of HTS, eMTCT, EID, HIV Care and ART and Other prevention programs for key and priority populations.
  • 3 Years relevant Experience

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Reach Out Mbuya Prevention Technical Officer Jobs in Uganda

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