Clinical Programme Co-ordinator- Pmtct-district Office-

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWAZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
REF NO: ILE 02/2018 (X1 POST) Component: MCWH, PMTCT Nutrition Three Years Contract 86
SALARY : R420 318 per annum. Other Benefits: 13th Cheque, Medical aid: Optional and Housing allowance {Employee must meet prescribed condition}
CENTRE : ILembe Health District Office
CLOSING DATE : 27 July 2018

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 registration as Professional Nurse , Valid Drivers License [code 08].
Report writing abilities, financial management skills, empathy and counselling 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.
Proof of previous and current work experience endorsed and stamped by HR Office must be attached.

DUTIES :
Strengthen management, leadership and coordination for the Prevention of Mother to Transmission of HIV (PMTCT) programme.
Work closely with various stakeholders to facilitate the integration of the PMTCT Programme into the MCWH Programme, Support scaling up of PMTCT coverage and improving the quality of PMTCT and MCWH to reduce MTCT of HIV.
Analyse emerging health practices and trends and introduce remedial action in conjunction with health care specialists.
Plan, organise and conduct community rallies and events that convey health messages and practices which support elimination of vertical transmission of HIV.
Network with other provincial departments and development, implementation and monitoring of integrated District Operational plan for MNCWH programme.
Ensure establishment of highly motivated and well developed health care workforce.