TB/HIV Care Association: Regional Project Coordinators - Correctional Services

TB/HIV Care Association
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Sunday, 14 December, 2014
Opportunity type: 
Employment

The TB/HIV Care Association is a nonprofit organisation that aims to empower communities by facilitating and providing treatment support, preventative, diagnosis, and rehabilitative services for TB and HIV clients.

TB/HIV Care seeks to appoint a Regional Project Coordinators for the Correctional Services Programme for both the Western Cape and Eastern Cape Regions.

The working environment and conditions are in line with those of a correctional services facility.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures that all services ie HCT, TB Screening, Peer Education, Mentoring, Kick TB & Chest X-rays are delivered within all the centres within the Management areas;
  • Supports the management and collection of data to ensure that there is good quality data and that the collection of the data is in line with guidelines for a strong M&E;
  • Supports operational research, monitoring and evaluation and reporting;
  • Ensures that all staff management and training is conducted as per the requirements from either THCA and/or DCS;
  • Inducts all new staff and ensures that they are aware of protocols within DCS;
  • Builds strong coordinating relationships with stakeholder organizations and help facilitate the running of support groups;
  • Support the development of a Peer Education programme within DCS;
  • Identifies and collaborates with DCS health service providers to sensitize and build relationships with Health Services to manage referral and tracing system of all cases once inmates have been released;
  • Manage regional stakeholders and ensures engagement for successful programme implementation;
  • Supports other THCA teams and activities across the region.

Requirements:

  • Management diploma or equivalent;
  • Minimum of three years management experience;
  • Data management and reporting experience;
  • Proven track record in programme management and working with budgets;
  • Experience in TB and HIV counselling and testing in public health services would be an advantage;
  • Experience coordinating and/or managing health service delivery projects;
  • Computer literate in Microsoft office;
  • Valid code 8 driver’s licence;
  • Clear criminal record;
  • Ability to communicate well in English and another South African language;
  • Very strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with stakeholders, including staff, external partners, service users and funders;
  • Training/facilitation skills;
  • Proven ability to exercise discretion in dealing with confidential or sensitive matters;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Apply online, refer to www.tbhivcare.org, click on the vacancy and load your details.

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

In the event that you do not hear from TB/HIV Care Association after a month of the closing date, consider your application as unsuccessful.

TB/HIV Care Association reserves the right to amend and/or withdraw adverts at any time without notification.

For more about the TB/HIV Care Association, refer to www.tbhivcare.org.

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

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