Retention Officer Job Vacancy in Homabay / Siaya County

Position Title: Retention Officer – (Posts To Be Located In Homabay / Siaya County)

Job Purpose: The retention Officer will be responsible for participant recruitment and enrollment in the selected facilities in Homabay and Siaya Counties. He/she will directly report to the assistant study coordinator.

Specific Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Describe the study to women attending MNCH and conduct screening with facility clients to assess interest in and eligibility for participation in the research study.
  • Contacting each study participant enrolled
  • Ensuring that the study participants receive adequate intervention and are compliant to the study procedures.
  • Provide an effective personalized and individual support service to the study participants.
  • Prepare daily clinic summaries of women screened and recruited into the study.
  • Defaulter tracing

Essential Requirements:

  • Diploma / Degree in social work / Community Health / counselling psychology or a related field·
  • Experience working in a comprehensive care / PMTCT clinic.
  • Interest in maternal, child and neonatal health
  • At least two years research experience
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Excellent use REDCAP for data collection
  • Excellent communication skills: Must be able to communicate regularly with study coordinator via email and Zoom.
  • Must be conversant with the study area.
  • Excellent computer skills
  • MUST have a certificate in Human Subjects Protection
  • MUST be fluent in Dholuo

Applications must include the following:

  • CLICK HERE to complete our online application form.
  • Complete CV with 2 referees indicating their telephone contacts and e-mail contacts
  • Relevant certificates and testimonials

If qualified for the above post, please send your CV to the email by 5th March, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.