Career Opportunity – Programme Administrator HIV/STI/Tb Unit

JOB PURPOSE The Programme Administrator will support the effective implementation of programme activities and contribute to the achievement of the programmes goals and objectives. The Officer will lead on some key operational activities managed by the Unit on behalf of the Programme.    KEY OUPUTS Monthly Report prepared and submitted… Read More

Career Opportunity – EMTCT National Validation Field Coordinator HIV/STI/Tb Unit

JOB PURPOSE In the effort towards Jamaica achieving Elimination status regarding the Mother to Child Transmission of HIV & Syphilis (EMTCT); the candidate will conduct a gap analysis and develop an action plan in collaboration with each parish. The candidate will be tasked with identifying gaps in the PMTCT programme… Read More

Career Opportunity – Clinical Mentor HIV/STI/Tb Unit

BACKGROUND Jamaica has an estimated prevalence of 1.6% among the general population. Based on modeled estimates and case based surveillance data, it is estimated that 29,000 persons are currently living with HIV in Jamaica. Approximately 84% of the estimated number is aware of their status. This is followed by a… Read More

Career Opportunity – Medical Officer (Health), Communicable Disease Surveillance (HPC/MO 3)

JOB PURPOSE Under the direction of the Medical Epidemiologist, Communicable Disease the Officer will review notifications, classify cases and take necessary action to follow-up with the field. The Officer assists the Medical Epidemiologist to ensure the ongoing collection, analysis, reporting and dissemination of information.   KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS Review and… Read More

Career Opportunity – Director of Health Promotion & Protection (HPC/MO 7)

JOB PURPOSE To promote and advance the health of the nation by advocating for and implementing effective disease prevention and health promotion policies and programmes.   KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS Management and Administrative Provides leadership and management oversight to programmes relating to Health Promotion, Disease Prevention/Surveillance, Environmental Health, Nutrition, Veterinary Public… Read More