SFH: District Coordinator

Society for Family Health (SFH)
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Thursday, 31 October, 2019
Opportunity type: 
Employment

Society for Family Health (SFH) is a South African affiliate of Population Services International (PSI), an international NGO network operational in over 70 countries. SFH in South Africa concentrates on issues of HIV/ AIDS. As part of their HIV/AIDS control efforts, SFH is using social marketing to motivate behaviour change with respect to consistent condom use, HIV testing and other safer behaviours.

Department                                                     : Medical Programs- VMMC
Location                                                          : PMB uMgungundlovu, (1)
                                                                         : Harry Gwala, (1)
Employment status                                        : Fixed Term Contract

Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Human Resources Management

  • Plans organise and supervise the staff to carry out their duties and achieve the organisational target
  • Manages staffing levels within sites to comply with required ratios, including planning and organisation of staffing schedules, leave days and holiday rosters.
  • Participates in the disciplinary hearing of site staff and attend to staff grievances.
  • Informs staff on developments in the organisation and programmes.
  • Conducts performance appraisals for staff and monitors implementation of agreed improvements
  • Conducts employee orientation of new staff members

2. Clinical Management and Training

  • Coordinates all MC programs activities in the district, that is, supervises static site and outreach service delivery
  • Facilitates the management and follow up of severe adverse events for clients within the district
  • Conducts program-related training needs assessment and in liaison with the Quality Assurance Specialist and recommend training
  • Participates in and facilitates MC and related training courses
  • Promotes and facilitates relevant staff training and development opportunities
  • Maintains staff awareness of key practices within the district, e.g. health and safety, fire drill procedures, per the code of practice

3. Quality Assurance

  • Monitors the QA program to improve performance and maintain high standard of care
  • Enforces adherence to infection control policies to reduce the occurrence of Adverse events.
  • Ensures proper waste management and disposal as per the waste management policies.
  • Reports all defective instruments to ensure quality VMMC procedures.
  • Provides support and supervision to the site through sit inns of counselling and the surgical procedures per set guidelines and policies
  • Facilitate the follow up of all MC clients and management of adverse events

4. Monitoring and Evaluation

  • Facilitates the availability of all recording and reporting tools in the clinic
  • Ensures proper recording and reporting in all VMMC, HTS, STI registers, referral registers for HIV positive clients
  • Facilitates internal and external data audits
  • Facilitates and reviews weekly monthly and quarterly performance reports
  • Coordinates the orientation/training of site personnel on data management 

QUALIFICATIONS include:

Requirements:

  • Degree in Health or Social Sciences
  • Drivers’ license
  • Registration with the relevant regulatory body where applicable
  • At least three years project management or general management experience
  • At least three years’ experience working in HIV and AIDS field
  • At least three years’ experience in MMC service delivery, QA and/or program implementation
  • Experience in supervising diverse teams
  • Computer literate MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

HOW TO APPLY

Please send your full application to recruitment@sfh.co.za  by 31 October 2019. All application submissions will be reviewed and considered, only the most qualified candidates will be short listed and contacted for interviews. SFH is an equal opportunity employer.

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