job announcements in VA (fwd)
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Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2001 14:20:10 -0700
From: Rochelle Rainey <Rochelle.Rainey@...>
To: Multiple recipients of list DPHGRAD <DPHGRAD@...>
Subject: job announcements in VA
> Dear Colleagues,
> Please find below a vacancy notice for a Tuberculosis Specialist and an
> HIV/AIDS Specialist for Project HOPE's headquarter's office in the USA.
> Should you know anyone who might be interested in this position, please
> send him or her this notice. Thank you very much.
> Cindy L. Marino
> Project HOPE
> Carter Hall Lane
> Millwood, VA 22646
> Fax: 540-837-9052
> email: cmarino@...
> Project HOPE (Health Opportunities for People Everywhere), an independent
> non-profit organization, has the following openings in its Millwood, VA
> headquarters, approximately 15 miles east of Winchester, VA. The primary
> goal of Project HOPE is the sustainable improvement of health conditions
> through education, in partnerships with communities, local ministries of
> health, universities, and hospitals.
> HIV/AIDS/STI Specialist - Job # 100-IA
> The HIV/AIDS/STI Specialist will be responsible for leading HOPE's efforts
> in HIV/AIDS/STI programming, specifically for designing, implementing, and
> monitoring programs focusing on HIV/AIDS/STIs, and assessing the impact of
> HIV/AIDS/STI interventions and activities, and for raising funds to
> support such activities. Travel to program sites is estimated at 25-30%
> of time. Requirements:
> * MPH or other relevant degree
> * 5 years experience in international health programming and
> implementation of HIV/AIDS/STI and behavior change programs
> * Experience in program management or long-term field-based experience
> * Experience in training staff and building competencies for local
> * Demonstrated ability to work in teams both at HQ and in the field
> * Direct experience in designing and monitoring programs
> * Excellent communication skills in English and experience in proposal
> * Experience with adult education methodologies and non-formal
> education theory
> * Understanding of policy implications related to HIV/AIDS and its
> * French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian and/or Arabic language skills
> highly desirable
> * Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work both as a
> team member and independently
> International Tuberculosis Specialist - PROJECT HOPE - Job #201-IA
> Project HOPE (Health Opportunity for People Everywhere), an independent
> non-profit organization, has an opening for Tuberculosis Specialist in its
> Millwood VA headquarters, approximately 50 miles west of Washington, DC
> and 15 miles east of Winchester, Virginia, USA. The primary goal of
> Project HOPE is the sustainable improvement of health conditions in
> developing countries through education, in partnerships with communities,
> local ministries of health, universities, and hospitals.
> The Tuberculosis Specialist will be responsible for leading Project HOPE's
> activities in the design, implementation, and monitoring of programs
> focusing on Tuberculosis in developing countries, in the assessment of
> the impact of Tuberculosis interventions and activities, and in raising
> funds to support such activities. Travel to program sites, particularly
> in Central Asia, is estimated at 25-40% of time. Requirements:
> * Medical degree and MPH or other relevant degrees.
> * Clinical TB treatment experience preferred.
> * Significant experience in designing, leading, and implementing
> tuberculosis programs in developing countries according to WHO DOTS
> strategy desirable
> * Significant experience in multiple countries in health programs with
> various donor funding desirable.
> * Operations research and/or evaluation experience and experience with
> information systems desirable.
> * Excellent communication skills in English
> * Russian language skills desirable
> * Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to lead a team as
> well as work independently
> Project HOPE offers a comprehensive benefit package and competitive
> salaries, including relocation assistance. Millwood, Virginia is located
> in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, convenient to metro Washington, D.C.
> Full time, part time, consulting, and telecommuting arrangements will be
> For consideration: Send resume, cover letter, references and salary
> history to: Cindy Marino; Project HOPE; Carter Hall Lane; Millwood, VA,
> 22646 USA; tel: 540-837-2100; fax: 540-837-9052; e-mail:
> recruit@... Please reference the Job # of the position which
> interests you.
> EOE M/F/D/V
> Join a team of professionals committed to the mission of HOPE:
> Helping people help themselves...
> Efficiently, effectively... for the long term.