Job no: 494906
Work type: Regular Full-Time
Location: Tanzania – Dar es Salam
Categories: Program Management/Implementation/Support
ICAP at Columbia University, a global health leader situated within the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health in New York City, seeks Linkage and Retention Officer to be based in Geita, Tanzania.
The Linkage and Retention Officer is responsible for coordinating and managing the linkage to care, initiation of HIV treatment, and retention in care of beneficiaries diagnosed with HIV through the FIKIA project which a community-based HIV prevention program. The Linkage and Retention Officer’s responsibilities include identification of clients who are not linked to or retained in care, and coordination for follow-up of these clients to ensure they achieve viral load suppression. The Linkage & Retention Officer liaises with facility partners and health facility representatives to ensure continuity of care for HIV positive clients between community and facility-based services.
For more information please click here; Linkage and Retention Officer .pdf
“The position is contingent upon availability of grant funding. Columbia University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. It does not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, sex, gender, religion, creed, national and ethnic origin, age, citizenship, status as a perceived or actual victim of domestic violence, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a Vietnam era or disabled veteran, or any other legally protected status.”
The deadline for submitting the application is 15 March 2021