HIV Care M&E Capacity Development Specialist
Peace Corps Response positions are open to returned Volunteers or U.S. citizens with significant professional and technical experience.
The PCRVs will work closely with the Aurum M&E; and Data Management staff members to support advanced M&E; high-level technical practices for real-time programmatic performance tracking. The PCRV will train 15 central staff on best practices in real-time M&E; and data analytics and co-facilitate the development of broader M&E; skills by helping central M&E; staff to disseminate learning/training to staff in the field (train-the-trainer model). The PCRV will also conduct site visits (with central M&E; staff) within facilities to review on-site practices in the M&E; of testing, ARV initiation, patient retention and data quality to inform process improvement initiatives. The overall goal of the assignment is to assist the Aurum Institute M&E; team by developing capacity in the practical use of advanced data and operational analytics for gaining programmatic insights and decision making/program correction.
• Three years’ experience in project management and coordination
• 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
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.
Medical Considerations in South Africa
- South Africa may not be able to support Volunteers with the following medical conditions: insulin-dependent diabetes, requiring a psychiatrist for psychotropic medications support; ongoing counseling.
- The following medication(s) are not permitted for legal or cultural reasons: Adderall and Vyvanse.
- Volunteers who should avoid the following food(s) may not be able to serve: none identified.
- After arrival in South Africa, Peace Corps provides and applicants are required to have an annual flu shot, to take daily or weekly medication to prevent malaria, and to receive mandatory immunizations.
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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