The Program & Training Specialist (HIV) reports directly to the HIV/AIDS Program Coordinator and works closely with the Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist. The position is primarily a training and technical position, requiring approx. 25% travel to urban and remote parts of Zambia. HIV/AIDS is a cross cutting program within Peace Corps Zambia supported by the President’s Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The HIV Programming and Training Specialist (PTS) supports volunteers in all four program areas (Health, Education, Environment and Aquaculture) but is most closely aligned to the Health Project. The Program & Training Specialist provides backstopping support to the HIV/AIDS Program Coordinator and assists the M&E Specialist. This includes coordination and facilitation of the HIV/AIDS technical components of Pre-Service (PST) and In-Service (IST) Trainings to volunteers and their community counterparts; assisting the M&E Coordinator in providing instruction to trainees and volunteers in data reporting, and providing support to Volunteers in the field; liaising with Host Country Counterparts, the USG interagency team and other organizations; participating in project planning and implementation of activities; implementation and support of PEPFAR-related M&E tasks and planning of HIV/AIDS training events.
Specific Tasks and Responsibilities:
Method of Application
Email: clearly stating your name and position applied for in the subject line of your email (E.g. John Doe, Program & Training Specialist – HIV/AIDS)
Or address all applications to:
The Human Resources Specialist, Peace Corps Zambia,
Plot 71A Kabulonga Road.
Only short-listed candidates will be notified and no telephone inquiries will be entertained.
The United States Peace Corps is an Equal Opportunity Employer.