The Copperbelt Health Education Project (CHEP) is a National Non Governmental Organization that has during its 28 years of existence operated on the Copper belt, Southern, Central, Lusaka, Luapula and North Western Provinces focusing on Health and Development work. CHEP has carried out activities on the prevention of further spread of HIV, Malaria and TB. CHEP’s main objective is to mitigate the impact of AIDS, TB and malaria on individuals and communities on the Copper belt and communities on the Copper belt and create opportunities for shared learning and competence building at National and Regional level. The programs include technical support, sub granting and holistic mentorship services to more than 150 community based organization and NGO’s based in Zambia, mainly working with orphans and vulnerable children, young people, women and work places implementing AIDS interventions.
CHEP has 54 full time members of staff and more than 2500 volunteers with several regional and international partners.
CHEP has gone into partnership with PACT through implementation of the DREAMS Project , which is a USAID funded Project with focus on Adolescent Girls, Young women aged 10-24, their sexual partners and other priority community based intervention to enhance community uptake of high impact services. The DREAMS Project is being implemented on the Copperbelt specifically in Kitwe District.
Therefore, CHEP is looking for a dynamic young woman to fill in the following position reporting to the Project Manager.
The DESCO will be in charge of Economic Strengthening implementation in the District under Z-CHPP Project. He/She will report to the Z-CHPP Project Manager.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
Method of Application
If you meet the above requirements, you can send your application Letter with updated CV to the following address: The CHEP Board of Directors,
C/O The Executive Director,
PO BOX 23567,
PLOT NO. 8, Diamond Drive, Martindale, Kitwe Central
Only shortlisted candidates shall be notified.