Site Level I-Surge Officer

  • Full Time
  • Zambia
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Job no: 493169
Work type: Regular Full-Time
Location: Zambia – Western
Categories: Technical/Clinical/Quality Improvement/Training

ICAP at Columbia University, a global health leader situated within the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health in New York City, seeks highly qualified candidates to serve as Site Level I-Surge Officer to be based in Southern and Western Provinces, Zambia.

ICAP seeks highly qualified and experienced candidates to fill the Site Level I-Surge Officer position by 1 October 2020. The successful candidate will possess a minimum of a diploma/degree in clinical medicine, nursing or related field.

The incumbent will have demonstrated technical skills in HIV prevention, care and treatment, and excellent grasp of clinical issues. Experience with HIV healthcare delivery or public health management in resource limited setting. Must be trained in management of ART/OIs for Adults and Paediatrics. Trained in and with demonstrated knowledge in current HIV case identification approaches including HIV index testing. Ability to provide daily mentorship to ART providers, nurses and community-based volunteers, supervise and monitor day-to-day activities for community based volunteers and ability to coordinate community activities with health facility In-charges.

To view a full job description, please click here: Site Level I-Surge Officers – Job Description.pdf

Only candidates who are eligible to work in Zambia without a need for sponsorship will be considered for the position.

The position is contingent upon availability of grant funding.

Columbia University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. It does not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment based on race, color, sex, gender, religion, creed, national and ethnic origin, age, citizenship, status as a perceived or actual victim of domestic violence, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a Vietnam era or disabled veteran, or any other legally protected status.

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