Médecins Sans Frontières, (MSF) is an international independent medical humanitarian organization working together with the Ministry of Health in Chiradzulu district on a HIV/TB program. MSF-FRANCE is recruiting suitable candidates for the position of:
Position: Social Worker
The HIV/TB project of MSF France in Chiradzulu is looking for a Social Worker to join the HIV/TB Patient Support Team (comprising of 10 counsellors, 2 social workers and 2 mental health nurses). This team provides a range of services to people living with HIV, including HIV counselling and education, mental health and psycho-social support. In order to enhance the patients’ psycho-social and clinical outcomes, the social worker addresses the social needs of vulnerable cases by conducting home-visits, tracing patients who require follow-up, collaborating with the Patient Support and the Medical Teams during the Comprehensive Teen Clubs and Intensive Clinic Days hosted by the 11 health facilities of Chiradzulu District, including the DHO and Saint-Joseph’s Mission Hospital.