World Vision India
LTBI Coordinator - Jeet (Joint Efforts To Eliminate Tuberculosis)-4
-1
Pudukottai Tamil Nadu
Application Email : Dennis_Durai@wvi.org

Website

www.wvi.org

Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jul 04 2021

Description


 Key Position Information

 

Date updated: 31/05/2021

Job Title

LTBI Coordinator

Position Reports To

District Lead- JEET 2.0

Division

Operations

Department

Special projects

Unit

Health Business unit

Location

Pudukottai

Next up Manager

State Lead

Direct Reports

Nil

Indirect Reports

Nil

Financial Accountability

-




Next up Manager

State Lead

Direct Reports

Nil

Indirect Reports

Nil

Financial Accountability

-

Primary Purpose of Job

 

 

World Vision India is Implementing agency (SR) for JEET 2.0 (Joint efforts for elimination of TB) supported by The Global Fund through PR (WJCF) who is the PR in Pudukottai in the state of Tamil Nadu. A full time LTBI coordinator is required to carry out project activities at field level. LTBI Coordinator will be based within Pudukottai district and he/she is an integral part of field team that supports the household screening of the index TB patient with treatment adherence of the same. LTBI Coordinator is involved in LTBI patient care and support through counselling of patients and record maintenance in terms of treatment outcomes of patients.

Key Roles:

  • Conduct initial counselling session with the patient and family member

  • Conduct evaluation to the household contacts to rule out active TB  

  • Initiate TPT management for all the contacts < 6 years and symptomatic contacts > 6 years ( if and only ruled out for active TB)

  • Conduct follow-up visits / calls to patients for tracking adherence

Key Deliverables:

  • All patients and household contacts counselled to be screened within 7 days of assignment

  • All patients and household contacts counselled to be evaluated within 7 days of assignment

  • All eligible contacts need to be initiated on TPT within 10 days of assignment

  • All contacts initiated on TPT achieve successful treatment outcome

  • All contacts initiated on TPT achieve successful treatment outcome

  • Monitoring indicators are regularly reported within the organization and to the PR

  • All contacts initiated on TPT achieve successful treatment outcome

  • Team development and enhanced programme performance

Travel Requirement

Role Balance   

 

 

Frequency

5 days in a month

Locations

Domestic

People – percentage of time getting things done through others

%

25%

Scheduling – planning, coordinating

%

25%

Technical – delivering based on knowledge and skills

%

50%

 

 

Key Accountabilities

Measured by

Time Spent on each KPI

Counselling session with the patient and family member

# of counselling session conducted

# of patients/family members covered under counselling  

30%

Evaluation to the household contacts to rule out active TB  

# of households contacted

# of presumptive cases identified

# of people screened for TB

35%

TPT management & follow up

# of patients treatment started on time

# of patients follow ups visits done

35%

Role Requirement

 

Skills

(the leadership skills to do the job)

Any Graduation

Knowledge & Qualifications

(the specific qualifications and  knowledge required)

  • Strong understanding of community-led development work

  • Creative and able to apply innovative thinking, partnership building and problem solving skills;

  • Strong facilitation skills, including catalyzing, connecting, and building the capacity of community groups

  • Good analytical and writing skills; Basic understanding of design, monitoring, and evaluation

  • Good interpersonal skills and cross-cultural sensitivity, abilities to work as a team.

  • Possess following specifications of smartphone as the project digital reporting

  • Android version 4.1 or greater

  • Support for mobile data and WiFi

  • At least 1 GHz processor (higher is better)

  • At least 1 GB of RAM

  • (Recommended) Large screen size to use mobile application

  • (Recommended) Long lasting battery, at least 2500 mAh

 Experience

(the experience gained - including environment, timeframe and context)

2 years relevant experience

 

Other

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Job Email id: Dennis_Durai@wvi.org



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