Adherence Counselor at the Society for Family Health (SFH) – 10 Openings

Society for Family Health Nigeria is a health care company that was found in 1983 by Honourable Justice Ifeyinwa Nzeako, Prof, And it's mission is to empower Nigerians particularly the poor and vulnerable to lead healthier lives. Their headquarter is located at Justice Ifeyinwa Nzeako House, 8 Port Harcourt Cres, Garki, Abuja.

JOB TITLE: Adherence Counselor

JOB LOCATION: Abia, Gombe, Kaduna, Kano, Kwara, Plateau, Oyo, Jigawa, Sokoto, and Kebbi (1 Position Each)


  • This position will be responsible for ensuring that all identified HIV positive clients adhere to treatment and follow up on drug refill and viral load status of clients.

Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • Provide psychosocial and continuous support as well as treatment preparation to clients in the health facility
  • Attend and facilitate support group sessions for infected clients (Reports)
  • Ensure clients who are ready for viral load are reminded to come for sample collection
  • Ensure client records are well maintained and compile periodic reports as necessary
  • Coordinate and supervise KP community case managers.

Qualifications / Experience

  • Must possess a relevant Degree in Counselling, Social Work, Nursing or any other related course.
  • 2 years previous experience in an OSS
  • Experience in counselling and referral.

Skills and Competencies Required:

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (oral and written), presentation skills.
  • Must have a continuous drive for learning and knowledge sharing.
  • Must possess excellent report writing and data interpretation skills.
  • Candidates should be experienced in donor-funded projects and advocacy skills.
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency using intermediate-level office software applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, spreadsheets and database.
  • Multitask and work with minimal supervision.

Compensation & Benefits
The compensation package for this position is very attractive and designed to attract, motivate and retain talented young professionals.


Deadline: June 23, 2021

Job Features

Job CategoryAccounting / Audit / Finance

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