South Africa

Adherence and Retention Counsellor Ekurhuleni North/RM

Company Aurum Group
Reference # 2020/02/11
Published 20/02/2020
Contract Type Temporary
7 Months
Location Tembisa, Gauteng, South Africa
The Aurum Institute is offering a great opportunity to suitably qualified and experienced staff to contribute towards our mission to improve the health of people and communities through innovation in Global Health Research and Systems.

We are focused on research, support and implementing integrated approaches to managing TB and HIV.

The following positions have become available as part of the Health System Division projects.
Job Functions Counselling
Industries Ngo / Non-Profit
The Adherence Counsellor is responsible for providing information, education and counselling services to the community.

Technical Work Responsibilities
•Liaise with Internal and External Customers/Stakeholders
•Apply knowledge and understanding of HIV counselling and testing
•Provide support in the implementation of national adherence strategy.
•Participate in patient and staff briefing
•Provide support to the facilitation of different modalities
•Participate in counselling audits and competency assessment
•Provide counselling service
•Provide participant forums related to product experiences
•Maintain counselling session documentation
•Routine reports and correspondence
•Identification and escalation of high risk situations or unresolved volunteer/research participant queries
•Human capital management
•High School diploma/Gr 12 (NQF Level 4)
•HIV/AIDS counselling and testing certificate with be an advantage
•GCP certificate will be an advantage
•Driver’s licence

Work Experience:
•2 years’ relevant experience in HIV counselling and testing
•Community education and mobilisation experience
Job Closing Date 24/02/2020
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