Clinical Programme Co-ordinator- Hast Gr1

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWAZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS
REF NO: ILE 03/2019 (X1 POST) Component: HIV, AID, STI, ARV& VCT
SALARY : R444 276 per annum Medical aid optional (Employee must meet prescribed conditions)
CENTRE : ILembe Health District Office
CLOSING DATE : 04 October 2019

REQUIREMENTS :
Grade 12 (senior certificate) Standard 10/or (Vocational National Certificate), B.
Degree or National Diploma in General nurse & midwifery, Current registration with SANC, a minimum of 7 years appropriate/recognizable nursing experience after reg Report writing abilities, financial management skills, empathy and counseling skills, strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, project management skills, ability to make independent decisions, an understanding of the challenges facing the public health sector Ability to translate transformation objectives into practical plans, ability to prioritize issues and other work related matters and to comply with time frames, proven initiative, decisiveness and the ability to acquire new knowledge swiftly, computer literacy with a proficiency in MS Office Software applications NB: Proof of previous and current work experience endorsed and stamped by HR Office must be attached Recommendations: Previous work experience or training in Male Medical Circumcision N.
B All successful candidates /applicants will be subject to driving competency assessment prior to appointment.

DUTIES :
Ensure implementation of HIV prevention programmes in the District (High Transmission Areas/Sexually Transmitted Infections/CONDOM distribution/MMC) in line with the District Health Plan Monitor indicators which measure HIV prevention practices in the District, provide support and report on findings to district health management, Network with other provincial department and NGO`S to maintain a referral service for community members inclusive of community based services thereby supporting the broader health care provision in the District.
Analyze emerging health practices and trends and introduce remedial action in conjunction with health care specialists Plan, organize and conduct community rallies and events that convey health messages and practices which support health programme strategies Facilitate the contracting and functionality of traditional MMC coordinators and contracted condom distributors Participate in activities aimed at fully integrating HIV and AIDS prevention programmes to the main stream of health care services within the district.