ZAMBART is a research-focused non-governmental organisation that conducts research on HIV and Tuberculosis to help control and mitigate the impact of the dual epidemic. ZAMBART staff form an interdisciplinary team with a range of expertise including epidemiology, clinical science, social science, laboratory, operations research, health systems and services research, health policy analysis, health economics, health communication research compliance and counselling.
To support our wide range of research activities, we are looking for candidates to fill the following position:
Study summary: Yathu Yathu (“for us by us”) is a cluster-randomised trial that will evaluate the impact of community-based, peer-led SRH services on knowledge of HIV status and coverage of key SRH services among AYP. The intervention, called Yathu Yathu (For us, by us), was designed with adolescents and young people in a formative research study in 2017/18.
Position summary: Reporting to Yathu Yathu Hub Supervisor, the Peer Support Worker (PSW) is familiar with the community in which they work, appointed to provide a package of basic services at the Yathu Yathu Hubs, particularly HIV counselling and testing, screening for STIs and TB, providing basic knowledge on HIV, STIs, TB, and Contraceptives. The PSW pair should ideally consist of a gender-balanced group of individuals, with job roles and responsibilities as follow
Actively link participants to appropriate HIV treatment and care services especially:
How to Apply
Only applicants who meet the criteria for the above position should submit their application letter and CV to The Human Resources Manager,
Zambart Head Office,
PO Box 50697,
or email the cover and CV only (without certificates) stating in the reference the position you are applying for:
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.