Counselor

AHF Nepal

The Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is a global nonprofit organization providing cutting-edge medicine and advocacy to more than 709412 people in 38 countries. We are currently the largest provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the U.S. AHF funds its mission to rid the world of AIDS through a network of pharmacies, thrift stores, healthcare contracts and other strategic…

Job Information

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    Duty Station kapilvastu
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : 1+ Years
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    Job Category NGO | INGO | Charity
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    Job Qualification : Intermediate
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    Posted Date : Oct 20, 2021

Job Description

Counselor is responsible to provide comprehensive care, counseling and data management at the AHF collaborative clinic at Nepal Government’s Hospital. S/he should collaborate with other health care professionals, PLHIV network and KP groups; provide psychosocial counseling; maintain record of patients care; conduct training to PLHIV and their family; and conduct assigned meetings at respective clinic.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Intermediate (Proficiency Certificate) in General Medicine (Health Assistant) or Nursing (Staff Nurse) from recognized institution and registered in concerned professional council
  • One years of experience in Health related program. Experience in program related to HIV prevention, testing, treatment and care services
  • Provide ongoing counseling to clients attending the clinic, ability to record data and prepare reports
  • Ability to interact with technical experts and experience of working with Government Systems and Structures and support to facilitate continued medical education and technical working group meetings in the assigned clinic / location
  • Collaborate with other health care professionals (medical officer, nurse, social worker, community health care worker, home-based caregiver, and psychologist) to adhere treatment protocol adopted by Nepal Government
  • Computer literate with the workable knowledge on MS Office package and E-mail
  • Able to work to meet deadlines and cope with a large number of tasks at one time

How to Apply

Interested candidates meeting the requirements shall submit the application (mentioning position title as Counselor in the subject line) and updated CV to following E-mail address info.ahfnepal@ahf.org.

Deadline to apply for the positions is October 29, 2021.

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for interview. AHF is an equal opportunity employer committed to a staff composition that reflects the social and ethnic diversity of Nepali Society. Applicants from disadvantage caste, under-represented ethnic groups and women are encouraged to apply.

No telephone inquiries will be entertained and any effort to influence the selection process will result in disqualification.

AHF reserves the right to cancel or postpone the whole recruitment process without assigning any reason whatsoever. This position is subject to availability of the fund and approval.