Graduate Trainee (Programmes)

Jul 31, 2023

An exciting opportunity has arisen within National AIDS Council and applications are invited from qualified candidates to fill the vacancies.

Position:  Graduate Trainee (Programmes)

Provinces: Harare, Bulawayo, Mashonaland East, Mashonaland Central, Mashonaland West, Manicaland, Matabeleland North & Masvingo

Key Areas of Focus

  • Development, implementation and coordination of multi-sectoral HIV and AIDS response programmes.
  • Preparation of integrated plans and budgets for HIV and AIDS interventions.
  • Provision of technical support and capacity building on HIV and AIDS programming to NAC structures and partners.
  • Mobilisation for stakeholder participation in HIV and AIDS programmes.
  • Monitoring and evaluation of HIV and AIDS programmes.
  • Development and maintenance of an HIV and AIDS programmes Database.
  • Resource mobilisation for HIV and AIDS programmes.
  • Documentation and dissemination of HIV and AIDS management best practices.
  • Periodic planning and reporting for HIV and AIDS programmes at district, provincial and national levels.
  • Administrative and financial management for HIV and AIDS programmes.


Qualifications and Experience – Graduate Trainees Programmes

  • Social/ Health Sciences degree or equivalent with at least lower second (2.2) class.
  • A certificate in Monitoring & Evaluation or Programming will be an added advantage.
  • At least 1-year relevant attachment experience.


Other Requirements  

All aspiring candidates must be;

  • Aged 35 years and below.
  • Proficient in the local languages of their preferred province (s).
  • Holders of clean Class 4 Drivers Licenses


Key Attributes   

  • Professionalism
  • Honesty & Integrity
  • Confidentiality

Key Competencies

Aspiring candidates must have ability to;

  • Plan, organise and set priorities.
  • Work and collaborate in a team.
  • Generate and implement innovative ideas in programming.
  • Think critically and solve problems.
  • Lead and Communicate effectively.
  • Apply ICT skills to work.


Application Instructions

All Applicants must comply with the following;

  • Complete the NAC Vacancy Application and comply with all instructions stated therein
  • Specify 1 or 2 provinces that one wishes to be considered for
  • Submit only ONE application by email to:
  • Application Form


NB: Non-compliance to any of the requirements will result in disqualification.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Closing date for receipt of Applications: 11 August 2023.