The Institute of Human Virology (IHVN) is a leading and reputable indigenous non-governmental organization implementing a comprehensive family-focused HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment program; Malaria and DR TB programs in partnership with local and international organizations and the different tiers of the Government of Nigeria at national, state, local and site levels.
Reports to: The Director, Clinical Services
To continue improving on TB case detection and reducing TB burden among people living with HIV, priority Local Government Areas (LGAs) with a high HIV/TB burden were provided with universal access to HIV Testing Services for presumptive TB cases. The LGAs were also provided with TB Referral Coordinators and TB/HIV Referral Volunteers to facilitate referral and linkages across Anti-retroviral Treatment (ART) and Directly Observed Therapy (DOT) services at delivery facilities.
The Consultant - TB/HIV Referral Coordination is to assess the contribution of the TB/HIV referral coordinators and referral volunteers to improved TB/HIV services across all implementing health care facilities in the 32 US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) priority LGAs in Nigeria.
The specific tasks to perform include:
Anticipated Deliverables and Time line:
Interested and qualified candidates should send their detailed resume and a one-page cover letter as one MS Word document explaining suitability to "Associate Director, Human Resources" through this email address firstname.lastname@example.org
Candidates should explicitly state the position applied for in the subject of the email, e.g.: CONSULTANT - TB/HIV REFERRAL COORDINATION. Candidates are advised to provide three professional referees with functional email addresses and telephone numbers.
Note: Only applications sent in the required format not later than of this information will be considered and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.