Technical Assistants: Clinical Services
Level of Effort
Full Time (8.00am to 5.00pm Mondays – Friday) 100%
Number of Persons Required
This position reports to the HIV Specialist
With the HIV Specialists, the Technical Assistant – Clinical Services will
provide technical and programmatic support to implement high quality
comprehensive HIV/AIDS programs (ART, PMTCT, TB/HIV, RH/HIV, and
Provide other services including direct service provision support at facility
level based on the ongoing HIV and TB surge in Cross River state.
MBBS with a minimum of 1 year post national youth service experience in
clinical care OR
Registered Nurse/Midwife/ BSc in Nursing with a minimum of 3 years post
1-3 years post qualification experience.
A sound understanding of HIV/AIDS, TB and TB/HIV technical areas
Knowledge of Nigerian clinical setting, including government and non-government
Proven ability in supervising staff.
Excellent command of written and spoken English
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Willingness to extend working hours to meet deadlines and at short notice
Ability to function effectively in multi-disciplinary teams to produce excellent
results under pressure
Ability to use key computing applications e g MS Office Suite etc and knowledge
of different database (DHIS or LAMIS) is a plus.
Typical Physical Demands:
Typical office environment
Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time
Technology to be used:
Computer, Microsoft Office 365 (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, e-mail), database
(DHIS, LAMIS), office telephone, calculator, cell phone and printer/copier.