Health Program Manager seeking work in Australia

I am a graduate of Sociology from Bayero University Kano, Kano and my expertise are backed by over six (6) years of performing core Health Program Management activities particularly in Antiretroviral Therapy (ART), Gender-Based Violence (GBV), Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC), among others. I work well with little or no supervision and also in a team, possessing great interpersonal skill and have the ability to function effectively in a fast-paced environment working with individuals from various backgrounds. I have skills with using internet facilities, MS packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and other management information systems. I am proactive, with excellent communication skills and effective program monitoring abilities and I have a strong ability to learn new skills on the job.
Serial No: 159305
Skills keywords: care support, healthcare assistant, HIV Support officer, project/program manager, tuberculosis and HIV specialism
List Of Qualifications & Related Skills:


B.Sc Sociology
Diploma in Caregiving
The Care Certificate; Knowledge Element
Senior School Leaving Certificate


Strategic thinker
Team work
Report writing
Training and development
Hard working

Interests & Hobbies:

Transferring skills and knowledge

Previous Employment Details:

Program Manager; Hope for Family Development Initiative. Duties include: Responsible for direct management and coordination of project activities in line with the approved workplan. Provide support to stakeholders at State and LGAs to develop state and LGA specific work plan to address identified OVC needs in line with the USAID objectives. Strengthen technical capacity of my organization staffs, LGAs and State in Programming for OVC. Support to make timely retirements and recommend fund disbursement to areas of need. Provide supportive supervision, mentoring and coaching for staffs and case managers. Ensure Adherence to all donor requirements in program, activities and reports among others.

Program Officer, Hope for Family Development Initiative. Duties include: Provided technical support for ICHSSA 2 Kwara Program with emphasis on strengthening social service systems and building capacity of the social service workforce. Worked closely with the State Program Officer and other project staff to ensure program success and responsible for designing and implementing work plan and support program activities. Assisted in the strengthening technical capacity of case managers and other facility staffs in OVC programming, service provision, and provide guidance on referrals for uptake of services among others

Care & Support Intern; Management Sciences for Health. Duties include: Supported the state towards ownership of HIV Care and Support mentorship. Supported provision of HIV Testing Services (HTS) in line with UNAIDS first 95% goals across supported health facilities in Kwara State. Supported the linkage of clients newly diagnosed with HIV to care, support and treatment and HIV negative clients to appropriate HIV prevention services among others

Current location:  Kwara, Nigeria - View on map
Nationality: Nigerian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Medical and Nursing, General Management, other
Spoken languages: english, Yoruba
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere