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Grade: 13
* 1.Basic Requirement: All candidates must meet the basic requirements for this position. Please select the one answer that best describes your educational background to meet the basic qualifications requirements for the General Health Science position.
  1. I have a bachelor's degree in an academic field related to the health sciences or allied sciences that provided the knowledges, skills and abilities necessary to do the work of this position.
  2. I do not meet the education requirement described above.


* 2.GS-13: In addition to the basic requirements, please select the one answer that best describes your educational/experience background to meet the basic qualifications requirements for the General Health Science, GS-13, position.
  1. I have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 level in or related to the work of this position that provided the specific knowledge, skills and abilities to perform successfully the duties of this position.
  2. I do not meet any of the education and/or experience /education combination options above.


Grade: All Grades
* 1.Have you ever managed HIV/AIDS activities that included project design and application of programmatic best practices in implementation, service integration of OVC, PMTCT, child welfare and capacity building activities in a developing country?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 2.Select the statement that best describes your program management experience with activities to address the needs of orphans and vulnerable children in developing country HIV/AIDS programs.
  1. Managed programs and activities for local communities or organizations in a developing country
  2. Monitored or developed systems to track the outcomes of OVC programming with local organizations
  3. Provided technical advice and guidance to local organizations on OVC policies and programs including integration with PMTCT and other health interventions in a developing country
  4. None of the above


* 3.Select the statement that best describes your experience in health/HIV/AIDS – OVC, PMTCT, child welfare and capacity building of local organizations program/project design in a developing country settings.
  1. Designed comprehensive programs in support of the country HIV/AIDS strategic plan
  2. Reviewed HIV/AIDS project designs for community organizations
  3. Provided strategic guidance and technical assistance for the development of HIV/AIDS programs
  4. None of the above


* 4.Select the statement that best describes your experience in international health contracting solicitations.
  1. Developed program descriptions for solicitations for HIV/AIDS OVC activities in a developing country
  2. Reviewed proposals in response to HIV/AIDS program solicitations
  3. Provided administrative assistance for OVC grant contract solicitations
  4. None of the above


* 5.Select the answer that best describes the functions that you have performed in the evaluation of public health/H IV/AIDS - OVC and PMTCT strategies.
  1. Conducted project monitoring site visits with host country counterparts at the national, district or community level
  2. Designed evaluation methodologies or OVC and PMTCT programs
  3. Led an evaluation team for the review of an OVC,PMTCT or child welfare project
  4. Participated as a member of an OVC/PMTCT program evaluation team
  5. None of the above


* 6.Select the statement that best describes your experience applying public health analytical methods and techniques to international HIV/AIDS programs.
  1. Analyzed health and social welfare statistics and trends and provided technical recommendations for program and policy designs
  2. Reviewed research findings of international HIV/AIDS programs and incorporated best practices into local programming
  3. Participated on assessments and evaluations of program/project performance and impact
  4. None of the above


* 7.Select all of the answers that describe your experience preparing written documentation related to international public health/HIV/AIDS programming.
  1. Project design
  2. Request for applications
  3. Request for proposals
  4. Evaluation design frameworks
  5. Project reports
  6. Technical updates
  7. Training modules
  8. None of the above


* 8.Have you presented HIV/AIDS technical information to audiences in international forums?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 9.Select the answers that describe your experience preparing written documentation related to international public health HIV/AIDS programming, in developing countries.
  1. HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment
  2. Orphans and Vulnerable Children
  3. Most at risk persons
  4. Supply chain management
  5. Health Systems Strengthening
  6. HIV/AIDS Policy development and policy reform
  7. Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission
  8. Workforce Development
  9. Household Economic Strengthening
  10. Health Care Financing
  11. Institutional capacity building
  12. None of the above


* 10.Select the statement that best describes your experience working with civil society organization implementing HIV/AIDS projects in a developing country settings.
  1. Managed an HIV/AIDS project implemented by a local NGO
  2. Reviewed project proposals submitted by NGOs to implement HIV/AIDS activities
  3. Served as a technical advisor for the management of an NGO OVC project
  4. Provided technical assistance to NGOs implementing HIV/AIDS projects
  5. None of the above


* 11.Select the answer that best describes the functions that you have performed in the development of HIV strategies and programs specific to OVC/PMTCT programming.
  1. Led strategic planning and design of a comprehensive OVC or PMTCT program, including home based care and clinical services
  2. Provide technical assistance on planning for sustainability and scale up of effective approaches
  3. Provided technical assistance to local governments and community organizations to implement and measure cost effective programs and activities
  4. None of the above


* 12.Select all of the OVC/PMTCT program areas that describe your professional work experience.
  1. Social Protection
  2. Psycho-Social Support Systems
  3. Clinical Services and Counseling
  4. Community Support Outreach
  5. Integrated Health Programming
  6. Household Economic Strengthening
  7. None of the above






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