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eLearning Program Manager Job at Jhpiego - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
eLearning Program Manager [ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Administrative & Office ]

Jobs at: Jhpiego

Deadline of this Job:
8th November 2019
Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, November 01, 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
Jhpiego is an international non-profit health organization aļ¬iliated with the Johns Hopkins University. For more than 45 years, Jhpiego has empowered front line health workers by designing and implementing effective, low-cost, hands-on solutions to strengthen the delivery of health care services for women and their families. By putting evidence-based health innovations into everyday practice, Jhpiego works to break down barriers to high-quality health care for the world's most vulnerable populations. Jhpiego is implementing a number of projects in Uganda and wishes to recruit a eLearning Program Manager for the Health Workforce for the 21st Century Project (HW21).
We are seeking an experienced individual with excellent organizational and technical skills. who is a team player, dedicated, hardworking, innovative, highly motivated and able to work in a high-pressure environment requiring multi-tasking abilities. This position is based in Kampala. Ugandan Nationals are highly encouraged to apply.
Position: eLearning Program Manager.

Over view:
HW21 is a five-year Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)-funded initiative supporting high HIV burden countries to meet 95~95~95 goals by 2030 by building competent and confident health workers and eftectively supporting governments to employ, deploy, and retain them. HW21 is closing health workforce gaps to increase access for people living with HIV (PLHlV) to testing, i care, treatment and support to ensure sustained viral suppression. in Uganda, HW21 will support HRSA, the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Government of Uganda in this eftort by creating communities of practice through telementoring and case-based learning for providers at facility level via the ECHO© model.
The Program Manager will serve as the main liaison between HW21, the Ministry of Health and partners, and will act as an internal resource to stall and the Country Director on the ECHO® model for inter-professional team and problem-based learning, with a focus on strengthening facility-based HIV treatment and care towards the 95-95-95 objectives including laboratory, retention to care, index testing, PrEP and other key areas. Central to this role, will be the Program Managers leadership in working with expert specialist teams and national stakeholders to design curricula, and presentations for weekly tele-echo clinics or virtual grand rounds for coaching and mentorships oi health workers in participating health facilities.

Required Qualifications:
• Masters degree in Public Health, Project Management or related field
• At least 7 years’ experience implementing and/or providing project management technical assistance of $5mil per year in donor-funded projects and in the design and implementation of health projects in HIV management; preferably in Uganda
• Demonstrated experience achieving HIV results
• Demonstrated experience leading an etearning program in organizations, academia or hospitals to improve performance Skilled in at least two or more of the following technical areas: strengthening clinical service delivery pertormance; health care quality improvement; advocacy; social behavior change, and monitoring and evaluation
• Demonstrated in-depth understanding of Uganda’s healthcare system, experience living and working in Uganda preferred
• Familiarity with USG administrative, management and reporting procedures and systems
• Proven track record managing a project team composed of several technical experts and fostering team work
• Ability to coach, mentor and develop technical capacity in national programs and technical staff in the areas,
• Excellent written, presentation, communication and organizational skills in English
• Ability to travel up to 30% of the time

We are seeking an experienced individual with excellent organizational and technical skills, who is a team player, dedicated, hardworking, innovative, highly motivated and able to work in a high pressure environment requiring multi-tasking abilities.

Job Education Requirements: Masters degree

Job Experience Requirements: 7 years

Job application procedure
Interested applicants should send application & CV with 3 referees to the following email address: by 8th November 2019. Indicate how your education and experience qualifies you for the position. Hard copy applications will not be accepted. Only those selected tor interview will be contacted. Jhpiego is an equal opportunity employer promoting gender, equity and diversity. Persons with disabilities and other minority groups are encouraged to apply

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