John Snow Health Zambia Ltd
USAID Controlling HIV Epidemic for Key and Underserved Populations (CHEKUP II)
Department/Unit: Technical, Priority Populations Unit
Location: Lusaka, Zambia
Duration: Full-Time position
Reports to: HIV Technical Director, Priority Populations
John Snow Health Limited (JSH), a public health organization dedicated to improving the provision of public health services in Zambia and the region, is recruiting for an Advisor, Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-free, Mentored, and Safe (DREAMS) and Orphans & Vulnerable Children (OVC) Programming for the USAID-funded Controlling HIV Epidemic for Key and Underserved Populations (CHEKUP II). CHEKUP II aims to address the needs of people living with HIV (PLHIV) and those most at risk of acquiring HIV and contribute to HIV mitigation and epidemic control. In addition, the program seeks to improve the health outcomes of priority populations in the highest HIV-burden provinces of Zambia.
The Technical Advisor – DREAMS and OVC programming provides strategic and technical leadership for high-quality, evidence-based DREAMS and OVC programming and service delivery for targeted AGYW and OVCs in CHEK-UP II’s intervention districts. S/he informs the CHEKUP II’s social and structural change approaches to HIV prevention in the Project sites, as well as the appropriate combination of prevention and youth livelihoods strategies and interventions. S/he will have expertise in prevention activities for adolescents and youth, new prevention technologies, evidence-based implementation theory and methodologies, effective social and behavioural change (SBC), and biomedical approaches to HIV prevention.
This is a full-time position based in Lusaka, Zambia, supervised by the HIV Technical Director, Priority Populations.
Requirements and Qualifications:
Supervision and Reporting:
The Advisor – DREAMS and OVC programming will work under the guidance and supervision of the HIV Technical Director – Priority Populations.
Method of Application
To apply, please complete the application form available HERE. In addition, applicants must submit a cover letter and CV with three references, full addresses, and contact information via the application form.
Please note that you do not need to apply if you meet the minimum requirements. Only candidates meeting the minimum requirements will be contacted. If you are still waiting to hear from us within three weeks of closing, kindly assume that your application was unsuccessful.
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