Program Officer

Posted By: Gujarat State Network Of People Living With Hiv/Aids (Gsnp+)


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Program Development & Management

Public Health/WASH

Job Description

Qualification: Post Graduate in Social work/Social science/management with an experience of 1-2 years in HIV/AIDS field or TB program counselling, prevention, care, support, treatment services and /or working with the private health facilities and social sector. Graduate candidates with more than 3 years relevant experience and a flare to work in the social sector are encouraged to apply.

Reporting to: The Program Officer of Svetana Program to responsible for Reporting to GSNP+ State Director and State Program Specialist.

Specific Job Responsibilities:

Engaging Private Sector

• Mapping of Private facilities and enrol eligible maternity homes and labs through Public Private Partnership models proposed by NACO (Model A, B and C) Sites.

• Provides onsite handholding to PPP site staff on maintaining NACO register in Model A and Model B sites and one-page NACO approved format in Model C sites till transition is done to district HIV team for further management and make it sustainable.

• Provides onsite handholding to PPP Model C in reporting in HIV Pulse

• Ensures that all PPP sites submit monthly SIMS report by 5th of every calendar month to DAPCU/SACS and a hard copy of the same is filed at the site (keep a scanned copy at PO level) till transition is done to district HIV team for further management and make it sustainable.

• Facilitate referral and linkage of HIV reactive cases to the government/other private centers for further PPTCT cascade services. Field coordinators will support the PO wherever available, and other places PO manages himself till the transition of the facilities to the HIV staff is completed.

• Facilitate and ensure transition of maternity facilities currently being managed under Svetana to the district HIV team in a phased manner.

• Constantly coordinate, engage, and seek support from the professional medical associations for the program (FOGSI, IAP, IMA, Lab Associations, etc).

Monitoring and Documentation

• Case by case review in line list, tracking and ensuring data quality.

• Review the screened reactive cases reported the by FICT, positive ANC reported by SA ICTCs, and known positives repeat pregnant cases taking services directly from the ART centers. Ensure all these cases are followed up by FC for PPTCT service provision and the data on the service provided is entered in Svetana MIS positive line list

• Data Entry in Outreach Module, Svetana MIS, and maintain other program records and reports ongoing basis (MB Card).

• Enters all the data pertaining to PPWs from the MB register / card and the outreach contacts of FCs in the Svetana MIS on a regular basis

• Enters the data on the TA visits and activities of himself and FC on a daily/ weekly basis.

• Responsible for all district level entries in Svetana MIS related to technical assistance, advocacy, FIF/SITE Profile and outreach.

• Prepare monthly plan, maintain and update daily logs every day, and submit time sheets.

• Prepare monthly report for sharing with District CMO with copy to DAPCU/DTO/DACO.

To apply: Please submit a comprehensive CV in English with a supporting cover letter, including the names of referees (including a current or most recent employer), as well as expected salary, last salary earned, and required notice period. Send applications to specifying the Job Title and Job Code.

People living with HIV, women and individuals belonging to other vulnerable groups are encouraged to apply. GSNP+ provides a secular working environment and does not discriminate based on HIV status, religious or community affiliations, gender, or sexual orientation.

• Job code MUST be mentioned in email subject.

• Email to send resume :

• Closing date : 14th July 2022

Please send both the CV and Cover Letter as attachments only and DO NOT Letter in email in mail.

Eligibility Criteria

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Desired Candidate Profile


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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Gujarat State Network Of People Living With Hiv/Aids (Gsnp+)
  • About Organization:ujarat State Network of People Living With HIV/AIDS (GSNP+) is a community based non- profitmaking organization formed in 2003 by and for the people living with HIV/AIDS. The organization based at Surat and members are people with various socioeconomic backgrounds. The fundamental principle guiding the work of GSNP+ is the centrality of PLHA (People living with HIV/AIDS) in decision making process that affect their lives. We are also looking to improve quality of life of people living with HIV/AIDS through various activities. Consequently GSNP+ is organized and managed by People living with HIV/AIDS. We are advocating issues of people living with HIV/AIDS at State level and working at district level through various district level networks.