Monday, September 23, 2013

EDC Healthstrat Adolescent Health Project Technical Manager Job in Kenya

Established in 1958, Education Development Center (EDC) addresses urgent challenges in education, health and economic development for young people. 

This program features a partnership between EDC and Healthstrat. Healthstrat is an HIV clinical services organization and training partner of the government of Kenya. 

EDC invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of Technical Manager, EDC Healthstrat Adolescent Health Project.
EDC seeks applicants to lead and manage an integrated services delivery program for Kenyan youth in Nairobi.

Responsibilities include:
Providing sexual and reproductive health, HIV care and support, drug and alcohol preventive messaging, and other services to young people traditionally outside the health system. 

The technical manager will support services with CCC staff on youth clinic days at two sites, be the lynchpin to manage the program impact at community and clinic levels, produce required deliverables, and implement creative approaches per the work plan.

Required Skills
EDC seeks candidates with a clinical officer or nursing background and MPH, project management and reporting experience, and self-directed work style.

CDC or USAID project-level experience and FP/SRH behavior change experience preferred. 

Should have completed in-service courses in psychosocial care and comprehensive care for PLWHA per NASCOP. 

Must have a demonstrated commitment to young people, their rights, and overall wellbeing--especially youth living-with or affected-by HIV and AIDS.

Please send your CV and cover letter by October 1st 2013 to and Hard copy applications can be submitted via 

The Human Resource Manager, 
HealthStrat Kenya, 
P.O Box 4392 - 00100
Naiorbi, Kenya. 

Electronic applications are encouraged.