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Job Summary

The Counselor works for LPK TG community clinic, a HIV/AIDS project aiming at reducing HIV transmission and HIV/AIDS-associated morbidity and mortality amongst the high-risk and marginalized population of Transgender Women community in Myanmar.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Executive level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description/Requirements

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Conduct HTS according to PSI/Myanmar guidelines and protocols - including HIV group counselling,

Mobile HTS whenever applicable

• Conduct counselling sessions with PSI methods and tools – including ART adherence counselling,

psychological support, use of IEC materials, Pamphlets, visual aids (flipcharts) whenever appropriate

• Provide PrEP information to clients and encourage them to practise HIV prevention methods

• Need to provide hormonal information and counselling them for those clients who have a desire to do the

hormonal check-up.

• Support client index case- encourage to client partner testing

• Conduct case management plan with Medical Team (MO, Case Coordinators, Counselor Coordinator,

Senior Operation Officer and Senior Operation Manager)

• Can apply and adopt easily new methods of counselling

• Keep up to date a referral network directory and refer the clients as appropriate (e.g. ART, TB, other

psychosocial issues, etc.)

• Comply with NAP centralize system and accomplish of Referral system

• Conduct to accomplish of cascade care model (Follow the Client by Phone or inform to case coordinators

to follow the client)

• Comply with the counselor’s code of ethics, ensure confidentiality and quality of counseling services

• Participate to counseling training and refreshers

• Work in close collaboration with the medical team (M.O, lab) and case coordinators 

• Attend regular clinical meetings and counseling supervision meetings

• Record accurately all the data about the clients

• Collect accurate data for patients file and for MIS reports, as per LPK M&E guidelines.

• Report regularly (frequency to be defined) to the Psychosocial Officer over the phone and one-to-one

meeting during technical onsite visit

• Report regular challenges and constraints to the supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS

• Must be a Transgender woman.

• Must have direct experience of TG community work and good understanding of HIV/STI prevention and

hormonal issues for the Transgender Women community

• Good interpersonal and communication skills, interest in aid relationships

• Must be trained in counselling (PSI training as well as NAP trainings), as well as specialized trainings when

relevant (TB screening, TB treatment adherence counselling, ART adherence). 


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