Ithemba Lobomi: Community Health Worker

Ithemba Lobomi
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Thursday, 15 November, 2018
Opportunity type: 
Employment

 

Ithemba Lobomi is a nonprofit organisation based in Thembalethu near George in Western Cape and was founded in 2007, to tackle the high rate of HIV Aids and TB within the community and to alleviate the impact of the burden of disease faced by the families, health and social services. From inception Ithemba Lobomi has been an active participant in the HCBC programme.

Ithemba Lobomi seeks to appoint a Community Health Worker, to be based in Pacaltsdorp,George.

Responsibilities:

  • Screen clients in the community
  • Support off-site weekly
  • Support campaigns
  • Contact screening within home
  • Screen children at all crèches regularly
  • Compile accurate information on the daily, weekly and monthly worksheet
  • Submit data daily and on the due date to coordinators
  • Complete daily and weekly statistics
  • Complete daily activity form
  • Complete a referral form
  • Record keeping list of all clients referred
  • Collect daily referrals from The Operation Manager from the clinic
  • Give daily feedback on previous day’s referrals to Nurse Coordinator
  • Give adhere support to pregnant teenage mothers
  • Ensure that the clients report to the clinic
  • Assist with consent form prior to outreach from PHC

Requirements:

  • Grade 12 or Equivalent qualification
  • Management and supervision experience
  • Communication skills
  • Fluency in at least two official languages
  • Administrative, organisational and logistic skills
  • Computer skills in (Word, Excel, and Outlook)
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritise and work well under pressure
  • Accuracy and attention to details
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage conflict
  • Valid driver’s license and driving experience

To apply submit a CV with Certified copies of qualifications to ithembalobomihr@outlook.com or hand deliver to this address: 2211 Ngcakani Street, Thembalethu, George, 6529

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal

If you have not heard from us within 14 days after the closing date, your application was not successful.

Ithemba Lobomi’s Employment Equity Plan will be taken into consideration when making the appointment.

For more information about Ithemba Lobomi, refer to www.ithembalobomi.org.za

For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies 

Location: 
George

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