Location:(Chivi, Mwenezi, Masvingo, Chiredzi, Gutu, Zaka, Beitbridge, Bulilima, Mangwe, Umzingwane, Gwanda, Matobo, Insiza, Bulawayo, Chitungwiza)
ZNNP+ is an umbrella body that represents the interests of people living with HIV in Zimbabwe in their diversity. The organization is represented in support groups and community-based organizations at all provincial, district and ward levels of Zimbabwe. ZNNP+’s mission is “An environment where people live positively.”
Under the overall guidance and the direct supervision of the Provincial Coordinator, the District Coordinator will support ZNNP+ TASQC programme efforts aimed at strengthening community response and performance reporting within specific districts and health facilities.
- Supervise and offer support to community cadres within the district namely Community HIV and AIDS Support Agents (CHASAs), Community Health Agent (CHAs), Mentor Mothers and Expert Clients;
- Establish and maintain a district membership database inclusive of individuals, support groups, community based organizations (CBOs) and networks of people living with HIV (PLHIV);
- Participate in resource mobilization for district HIV activities,
- Establish and nurture groups of PLHIV and ensuring that they have capacity to sustain themselves;
- Establish and maintain contact with key strategic stakeholders and/or partners for the benefit of membership and the TASQC Programme;
- Implement and provide timely reports on all activities within agreed time spans and in line with ZNNP+ and donor guidelines and standards.
- Create significant and substantive awareness of ZNNP+ within the district by playing a key role in district capacity building, networking with partner and donor organizations;
- Liaise with all stakeholders (including provincial coordinator and members) in mobilizing for the development of advocacy issues;
- Represent ZNNP+ and PLHIV at meetings and workshops at community and district levels;
- Provide secretariat services to the District Executive Committee, ensuring meetings are convened at least quarterly;
- Perform any other duties as required by the Provincial Coordinator.
Qualifications and Experience
- University degree in Social Sciences; Developmental Studies or similar.
- Minimum three (3) years of professional experience in the field of community development with increasing levels of responsibility.
- Experience in community participation and health/ HIV projects.
- Demonstrated analytical ability and understanding of local context, with the ability to think creatively to develop appropriate activities.
- Situated in or familiar with specific districts.
- Be culturally sensitive and empathetic to others, with a ‘can do’ attitude.
If you meet the above criteria and you have the drive, send your application letter specifying District of interest and CV with three contactable referees to:
The Executive Director,
28 Divine Road,
Or via email email@example.com
PLHIV and women who meet the set criteria are strongly encouraged to apply.
Deadline: 20 November 2020