National Pediatric HIV Treatment Coordinator (4 months contract)
Closing Date: 12.10.2017
Are you excited about community based research and enjoy working with diverse cultures? Are you personally touched by the plight of children in the fight against HIV and AIDS? As a National Pediatric HIV/AIDS Care and Treatment Coordinator, you will work under the supervision of the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for HIV/STIS and Hepatitis Virus in the Directorate of Special Program (DSP), Ministry of Health and Social Services (MOHSS) of Namibia. You will provide technical leadership to coordinate the expansion and delivery of Pediatric HIV/AIDS care and treatment services in Namibia and increase the Directorate’s technical capacity to better prevent and treat pediatric and adolescent HIV. This will be in line with national policies, strategies and plans through the provision of evidence based technical guidance and coordination of the national program. The position is seconded to DSP within the Ministry of Health and Social Services.