5 Assistants Jobs in Kenya – Projects

LVCT Health is an
established Kenyan NGO that utilizes research to inform policy reform advocacy
and strengthen HIV service delivery. We optimize our impact on the HIV/AIDS
response by building capacity of partners and pay special attention to
vulnerable groups and populations with special needs. Our focus is on the scale-up
of quality-assured HIV counseling, testing and care services.

We are looking for a
dynamic Kenyan, well qualified and motivated individuals to fill the following
positions;

POSITION: PROGRAM ASSISTANT/SITE-IN-CHARGE (5 POSITIONS)

REPORTING TO: SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER

LOCATION: NAIROBI/KIAMBU

Job Purpose

To provide overall
leadership and coordinate the day-to-day operations of the DREAMS program at
the implementation site. S/He should ensure that LVCT Health interests and
programmes are represented in local and sub-county stakeholders’ meetings.

 Responsibilities

  • Coordinate
    the enrolment of AGYW into the program and implementation of the program

  • Coordinate
    service provision to ensure that the enrolled AGYW receive the primary

  • Plan,
    coordinate and support provision of the DREAMS layered package of services
    segregated by age.

  • Ensure
    all AGYW who are HIV positive are linked to care and

  • Facilitate
    initiation and retention of AGYW PrEP to eligible AGYW in accordance with
    the national guidelines.

  • Facilitate
    formation of the Community Advisory Board (CAB) and convene quarterly
    meetings or when need

  • Development
    of weekly and monthly work plan to facilitate execution of DREAMS

  • Develop
    monthly site budgets in line with the work plan and intervention

  • Facilitate
    and ensure timely liquidations of cash disbursements and cash

  • Coordinate
    the filling, checking and timely submission of pay forms and other site
    financial obligations to

  • Provide
    leadership in the management of all the organizational resources allocated
    in the

  • Collate
    and prepare monthly progress reports, share with supervisor and Monitoring
    & Evaluation Officer for

  • Prepare
    and submit relevant sub county and external report to appropriate

  • Provide
    support in collation, analysis and utilization of data for decision

  • Provide
    routine support

  • Take
    lead in coordinating and implementation of continuous quality improvement

  • Ensure
    documentation and sharing of program success

  • Coordinate
    and supervise timely and accurate data collection and updating into the
    DREAMS data base. This includes data clean up and validation

  • Ensure
    that service providers have all round knowledge and skills to deliver the
    intervention by building their capacity through mentorship, on job
    training and delegation of

  • Take
    leadership in AGYW engagement

  • Facilitate
    identification and engagement public private partnerships and

  • Develop
    an abstracts, posters and conference

  • Ensure
    documentation and sharing of program success stories

  • Participate
    in sub county meetings and activities that are in line with the programs
    goals, working in liaison with your

  • Communicate
    the organizations strategic directions, vision, value and policies to site
    staff on an ongoing

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s
    Degree in Community Development/Humanities and Social Sciences

  • 4
    years’ experience in managing large cohorts of AGYW preferably in DREAMS
    or OVC setting

  • Ability
    to provide mentorship and develop team

  • Excellent
    report writing, communication and interpersonal skills

  • Good
    Computer usage

How to Apply

Further details can be
obtained from our website:
 www.lvcthealth.org

Interested and qualified
candidates are invited to submit their applications and CV along with contacts
of three referees, Salary history and expectations to 
[email protected] clearly indicating the position applied for and
reference number. Applications should reach us NOT later than October 15, 2020, male
candidates are encouraged to apply.

Note: Only short listed
applicants will be contacted.

 LVCT Health is an
equal opportunity employer.

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