The International Centre for Reproductive Health Kenya (ICRHK), based in Mombasa, is a Kenyan NGO involved in reproductive health research and program implementation.
ICRH currently seeks to recruit staff to be based in the coastal region for a new program aimed at scaling-up PrEP for key populations most at risk of acquiring or transmitting HIV.
The PrEP will be provided as part of combination HIV prevention for KP.
The project will use and scale up evidence- based approaches on PrEP to improve uptake and adherence.
We invite applications for the following positions:
Key Population Officer
The Key Population Officer needs to have a good background in clinical care (Including ART) and support clinical services as well as manage the program activities.
The activities include peer-led outreach in the specific counties.
The KP officer will provide clinical technical assistance to the service providers and coordinate program activities in the specific counties.
- Degree in Clinical medicine or Diploma with Higher Diploma in reproductive health.
- 5 years’ experience in provision of clinical services including ART
- Experience in program coordination, community entry, coordination with county health departments and working with other relevant stakeholders
- Experience working with key populations is desirable
- Good interpersonal and communication skills.
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and over long hours
- Good oral and written communication skills in Kiswahili and English.
- Computer literacy and ability to generate reports
- Registration with relevant regulatory bodies.
MEMBERS OF KEY POPULATIONS AND FEMALE CANDIDATES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY
Full job descriptions are accessible on our website: http://www.icrhk.org click on vacancies.
Applicants must upload their application letter, an up-to-date CV with names and addresses of three referees and telephone contacts and the bio data form on the ICRHK job application portal accessible on our website www.icrhk.org by 26th May 2017, 5pm.
ICRHK is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from appropriately qualified people from all sections of the community.