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Counselor ( 3 Positions)

Description

 

The facility-based Counsellor will be responsible for ensuring HTS targets are met, all positive clients who tested positive are linked into care, and are supported to start ART. They shall also support counseling to all HIV clients in care to increase the identification of diagnosed HIV-positive children and partners in the assigned facility.  They shall provide quality psycho-social support to all clients in care to ensure that they are virally suppressed and retained in care. The counselor will also facilitate facility-to-community linkage and follow-up of clients to support retention.

Qualifications

Job Requirements:  

  • A Diploma in Counselling and Guidance
  • A certificate in HIV Counseling is an added advantage.

Job-related experience and knowledge:

  • Knowledge and experience of HIV/AIDS care issues
  • Knowledge of Ministry of health and local government systems

How to apply

Interested persons who meet the requirements should apply through the Mildmay Uganda online job application system which can be accessed via this link http://216.104.201.106:8082/MUGJOBSONLINE Only candidates with complete information, and who meet the specified job requirements will be contacted.