Regional Manager at Tanzania Health Promotion Support

By | October 5, 2018

Regional Manager at Tanzania Health Promotion Support
Experience : 3.0 Year(s) No. of Position : 1
Skill : Strong supervisory and management skills, Work experience in HIV and AIDS care and treatment/PMTCT settings, Familiarity with district-level health care systems in Tanzania is highly desired, Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently, Fluent in English and Swahili with good verbal and written communication skills.
Job Opening date : 04-Oct-2018 Job closing date : 12-Oct-2018
Job Description The successful candidate will be a member of technical staff and extended leadership group. S/He will have the responsibility to provide THPS leadership supporting the Kigoma regional health management team (RHMT) and district health management teams (CHMTs) in implementation of HIV prevention, care, treatment and support in the region. Specifically, the appointee will be responsible for the planning and coordination of HIV care and treatment activities at THPS supported sites in Kigoma region to ensure a good working relationship with regional and district authorities in Kigoma.
Must be a Tanzanian Resident.
Responsibility: • Oversee the overall planning, initiation and implementation of comprehensive HIV prevention including prioritized and index HIV testing and counselling, Care and Treatment, PMTCT/EID, Adherence psychosocial support, retention and community linkages , TB/HIV integrative services, sexual and reproductive health including c screening for cervical cancer, palliative care, Lab and Pharmacy services at THPS supported sites in Kigoma Region.
• Ensure that the THPS Kigoma team meets program targets and timely provide weekly, monthly and quarterly targets
• Liaise with the RHMT, CHMTs, MOHCDGEC officials and other stakeholders in coordinating implementation and complementarity of the program and compliance to the Ministry of Health guidelines.
• Represent the THPS in regional forums as may be requested
• Ensure that THPS technical team in Kigoma support program implementation by building capacity of RHMT and CHMTs in program management and various technical domains for program sustainability.
• Work closely with the THPS Central Technical Team in programmatic aspects of HIV/AIDS implementation programs.
• Supervise and oversee overall activities implemented by Program Officers and other Staff for Kigoma region.
• Participate in THPS strategic planning sessions including planning with sub grantees in the region, development of Country Operational Plan (COP) activities and other planning related activities as will be deemed necessary.
• Participate and represent THPS in National Program related activities e.g. Development of curricula/guidelines, SOPs.
• Oversee renovations and site improvements at program sites in Kigoma.
• Coordinate procurement of equipment and consumables for the sites in Kigoma.
• Preparing budgets, work plans monthly and quarterly reports and other technical papers.
• Coordinate the training of site staff in line with the approved budgets
• Assist in the program in Monitoring and Evaluation activities in Kigoma.
• Perform any other related duties as assigned by superiors from time to time.
Qualification Required: Bsc in Medicine

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