Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist
Peace Corps Response positions are open to returned Volunteers or U.S. citizens with significant professional and technical experience.
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The Peace Corps Response Volunteer will provide support and strengthen the monitoring and evaluation practices of the local organizations. The Volunteer will also work alongside their counterpart to conduct site visit to review on-site practices in the M&E of testing, ARV initiation, patient retention and data quality to inform process improvement initiatives, as well as, train M&E officers and operational managers on M&E tools. The overall goal of this project is to develop a systematic approach for operational data analysis and usage at site level to guide programmatic decision-making.
Please note that departure dates and other details of this project could change because of the uncertainties as Peace Corps and local partners resume volunteer operations. Candidates selected for this position will be arriving in South Africa together as a group, so while the departure dates for the whole group could change, dates cannot be changed for individual candidates.
• Master’s degree in public health with an emphasis on epidemiology, data analytics or M&E
• 2-3 years’ experience in project management and coordination
• 3-5 years implementation experience
• Monitoring and evaluation skills
• Excellent presentation and skills transfer abilities
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Team player
• Computer literate: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, email, and relevant data analytics
• Willingness to travel
The Peace Corps embraces and leverages the diversity of its volunteers as a reflection of America's diversity. Peace Corps Response is committed to reflecting the diversity of the United States in the professionals we send into the field to support the mission of world peace and friendship. Applicants with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Before you apply, please review Medical Information for Applicants to learn about the clearance process and other health conditions that are difficult to accommodate in Peace Corps service.
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