COMMUNITY LIAISON OFFICER REF NO: TDHS/A/2021/10 (X2 POSTS)
Directorate: HIV/AIDS/STI & TB (HAST)
SALARY: R257 508 – R303 339 per annum (plus benefits)
CENTRE: Tshwane District Health Services
REQUIREMENTS: A degree in Health and Social Science. A minimum of 3 years of working experience within the HAST environment. Good communication skills. Computer literacy. Ability to function under pressure. A valid Driver’s license.
DUTIES: Provide technical support and mentoring for facility-based Community Health Workers (CHWs) and those placed at DoH funded NPO’s (HTS and Hospices). Ensure that the allocated targets are met. Liaise with WBoT teams’ leaders at the Sub-District level. Ensure counselling complies with quality assurance protocols (RTCQI, Proficiency testing and facility accreditation). Maintain a good relationship between intergovernmental departments and District support partners to ensure that the HAST Program meets the set objectives. Coordinate and conduct outreach campaigns according to the health calendar in collaboration with other intergovernmental departments, NPO’s, private sectors and CBO’s. Coordinate the implementation of NSP 2017-2022 and HTS policy including VMMC, TB/HIV collaboration, HTA and adherence clubs. Monitor and strengthen Condom Distribution in all Primary Distribution Sites (PDSs) within Tshwane Sub-Districts. Monitor and conduct support visits to DoH funded HTS NPO’s on monitoring of budget and program compliance. Compile and submit reports (monthly, quarterly and annually) for the HTS, HTA, NPO Claim and Monitoring tool reports. Identify training needs for CHWs. Conduct in-service training to capacitate CHWs. Lead and form NPO forum meeting at a sub-district level.
ENQUIRIES: Mrs W Moripe Tel No: (012) 451 9022 / 9043
APPLICATIONS: Applications must be submitted to Tshwane District Health Services, 3319 Fedsure Forum Building, Cnr Lilian Ngoyi and Pretorius Street, Pretoria 0001, Application Box, 1st Floor Reception.
NOTE: Application must be submitted on a Z83 form, obtainable from any Public Service Departments. Certified copies of all required documents must be attached. No copy of a copy.
CLOSING DATE: 12 February 2021