Job Title: Community Officers (7 Entry Level Jobs)
Organisation: Protecting Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA)
Duty Station: Wakiso, Kalungu, Masaka, Lwengo, Buikwe, Luwero, Nakasongola, Uganda
Reports to: Project Coordinator
Protecting Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA) is an indigenous Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) that was formed to contribute to Uganda’s efforts in enhancing access to quality HIV/AIDS prevention, care, treatment, and support services to families with a historical focus on Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission (eMTCT) of HIV.
Job Summary: The Community Officers will support the Project Coordinator in carrying out Project Implementation particularly creating the desired awareness in the community on sexual reproductive health (SRH) services through organizing health facility and community education events, mobilizing, monitoring and assessing community program activities.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
• The applicants for the Community Officers vacancies should hold Bachelor’s Degrees in Social Science, Social Works and Social Administration or Development Studies.
• Computer literacy i.e. proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications.
• Broad knowledge and understanding of Community and Health System structures
• Past experience working with communities
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send a current detailed CV, application letter, copies of testimonials and certificates; and three professional references with telephone and email contacts to:
The Executive Director,
Protecting Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA),
Plot 71 Lithuli Avenue Bugolobi,
P. O. Box 25769, Kampala, Uganda.
Deadline: 27th August, 2015.