The Catholic Health Commission (CHC) of the Diocese of Chikwawa is one of the main Commissions under the Social Services Directorate of the diocese, and is an arm of the Episcopal Conference of Malawi. Its main function is to enhance the provision of equitable health services in the Diocese of Chikwawa. Catholic Health Commission is affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University – Jhpiego in developing innovations to enhance the capacity of health care workers, strengthening health systems and improve delivery of care towards improving the health and well-being.
The Catholic Health Commission, therefore, seeks to engage the services of a well experienced, highly motivated and suitably qualified person of Malawi origin to fill the following position tenable at Chikwawa.
Position: HTS Counsellor
Reports to: The Site Team Leader
Purpose of the role
The Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) HTS Counselor is responsible for providing safe Medical Male Circumcision Services-as a counsellor, to eligible persons in Malawi at designated facilities
supported by Jhpiego. The position entails frequent travel to support fixed, outreach and campaign VMMC activities whenever and wherever in the district the need arises. The candidate should expect to travel to the field about 50% of his/her time. The VMMC Clinical Provider is an integral member of Jhpiego’s VMMC team and reports to VMMC Team Leader
Duties and responsibilities