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Hours: 40 hours for 9 months

Location: Balaka, Dedza, Mchinji and Karonga

 

University Research Co., LLC (URC)

URC is a global company dedicated to improving the quality of health care, social services, and health education worldwide. With a non-profit affiliate, the Center for Human Services (CHS), URC manages projects in over 45 countries, including the United States.

Established in 1965, URC offers a range of technical assistance to strengthen health and social systems and service quality by empowering communities and health workers to identify and scale up locally appropriate solutions to critical problems. Internationally, we expand access to and improve the quality of services addressing maternal, newborn, and child health; infectious diseases, including HIV/AIDS, TB, and malaria; reproductive health and family planning; food and nutrition; and vulnerable children and families. In the US, we focus on improving communication related to issues like substance abuse, with a particular focus on reaching underserved populations.

URC’s mission is to provide innovative, evidence-based solutions to health and social challenges worldwide. Please join us in carrying out our mission (http://www.urc-chs.com/).


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • The ART Nurse will be responsible for:
  • Improving the uptake of Viral load testing among the eligible clients
  • Ensuring proper documentation of Viral load and EID results
  • Intensifying communication of laboratory results to clients
  • Facilitating the utilisation of Laboratory results
  • Ensuring that all clients that qualify for intensive adherence counselling (IAC) have been enrolled
  • Intensifying the order of a follow up viral load test after completing IAC
  • Compiling data and send project reports to the Regional coordinator.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be registered with Nurses Council and has an active subscription
  • Minimum Diploma in Nursing and Midwifery from a recognized institution
  • Prior experience in ART clinic
  • Must be self- motivated
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced team environment
  • Must have good organizational skills
Please note: Only candidates who are eligible to work in the Malawi for an indefinite period without a need for sponsorship will be considered for this position.

 

To Apply:

For immediate consideration, please visit URC’s Career Opportunities page at www.urc-chs.com/careers.

You must upload your CV/Résumé and your Cover Letter where indicated. Also, please complete your application form and attach a completed USAID Form 1420 Contractor Employee Biographical Data Sheet as well.

 

Due to the large number of inquiries we receive, only candidates who have met the required experience & qualifications for this position will be contacted. No phone calls please. However, since we are active around the world in the field of public health, we may wish to retain your CV in our database for other/future opportunities, unless you direct us otherwise. Thank you very much for your interest.


URC is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
We value and seek diversity in our workforce.


Skills Required


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