PRIMARY HEALTH CARE (PHC) OFFICER
The HIV Cooperation Program for Indonesia (HCPI) is funded through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT). This is an AUD72million project and is DFAT’s principle HIV prevention program in Indonesia. The project’s purpose is to help Indonesia plan, develop and implement an effective response to HIV.
Purpose of Role
HCPI has an established and effective program of prevention of HIV transmission in communities in Papua and West Papua. There is however a need for the program to expand its health promotion activities into other aspects of primary health care. The Primary Health Care (PHC) Officer position is based in Jayapura, reports to Prevention & Health Promotion Officer, and will perform the following duties:
1.To support the integration of health promotion for primary health care into the existing HCPI program in Tanah Papua and possibly Bali
2.Build capacity within the HCPI team and amongst HCPI partners in Primary Health Care and health promotion
3.Liaise with other programs PHC such as, PHO and REACH, UNICEF, and Kinerja
4.Coordinate and support management of partners as required
5.Undertake any other duties determined by the Supervisor/Team Leader
A term of up to one year fixed term contract, with possible extension.
Minimum education and experience required
- Qualification in public health or related field
- Experience in community health promotion for international donor programs
- Experience in supporting CSO in health promotion
- A capacity to work with both government and non-government sectors, and
- Computer skills.
This role is best suited for candidates based in Jayapura. Applicants must have eligibility to work and live in Indonesia.
Interested? Please submit your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org, stating the position title on the subject of the email.
Applications close at 4.00 pm Jakarta time on Sunday 15th March 2015.