Project Officer - GF TB
Purpose of the position
Ensure successful implementation of Global Fund TB, Health, Nutrition and HIV&AIDS projects aimed at contributing to improved children wellbeing outcomes within the designated county.
Implementation of the Global Fund TB project. Work with the Cluster and ADP team to ensure proper planning and implementation of TB and Child protection interventions
Ensure effective integration of TB in Health, HIV&AIDS and Nutrition interventions with other projects in the programme.
Support RC monitoring and integration into the TB,Health, HIV&AIDS, Nutrition and Child Protection interventions
Provide technical support and direction on TB, Health, HIV&AIDS, Nutrition and Child protection matters in the ADPs and cluster
Work with CWBF and local structures to ensure that community awareness meetings on TB, Health, HIV& AIDS, Nutrition and Child protection interventions held
Work with local structures to foster positive knowledge, attitudes & practices by community members on up take of TB, Health, HIV &AIDS, Nutrition and Child protection services
DME, Reporting and Documentation
Utilize Global Fund M&E tools and follow on set targets and timelines of reporting and documentation
Participate in the project/ programme assessments, designs, Annual Operating Plans development and reviews
Prepare and submit timely quality monthly, quarterly , bi annual , annual and other relevant reports as per the requirements of TB Global fund, Nutrition Health reports and Child protection reports
Utilize Sponsorship STEP data and the MOHs HIS to monitor TB, Health, HIV& AIDS, Nutrition and Child protection indicators in the cluster and ADP and take appropriate programming measures
Disseminate the relevant TB, Health, HIV&AIDS, Nutrition and Child protection information to the community members and relevant stakeholders for necessary action.
Engagement & Networking
Work with the Global fund networks, MOH, Children Department, Education and Social services for technical direction and leveraging of resources to support TB, Health, HIV&AIDS, Nutrition and Child protection interventions in the ADP and cluster.
Work with other NGOs, CBOs , FBOs, Units, Committees and Groups in the ADP,Cluster who are implementing TB,Health , HIV & AIDS & Nutrition and child protection interventions for synergy and achievement of bigger impact and sustainability
Facilitate community members to identify issues related to Health, HIV &AIDS, Nutrition& child protection and support community advocacy to enable the relevant stakeholders to take appropriate action towards the attainment of better health and protection status in the community.
Support and attend stakeholder’s forum related to Global fund TB, Health, HIV&AIDS, Nutrition and Child protection interventions.
Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience
A degree in Clinical Medicine, Nursing Sciences, Public health, Environmental health or their equivalent.
A minimum of 2 years working experience in Health, Nutrition and HIV&AIDS projects at community level with bias to Child health ,malaria control and TB, HIV&AIDs
Additional training in Community health will be an added advantage
Experience in TB, HIV&AIDS prevention, Advocacy, Care and Support of OVC and PLWHIV and strong partnership with GoK ministries and Churches
Good computer skills in MS office (Excel, word, PowerPoint etc)
Working Environment / Conditions:
Work environment: Based in designated field location with frequent field visits
Travel: Mainly domestic, with possibility of some international travel
On call: During emergencies