Professional Nurse – Ref No: NPM/0003/20

Professional Nurse – Ref No: NPM/0003/20

Midrand Office – Permanent
APACE: COJ Project

We are looking for a Professional Nurse to support initiation of HIV infected clients on ART, PrEP, STI treatment and ensure full implementation of the 90 90 90 activities.

Key duties and responsibilities

  •  Work with the outreach teams to get referrals and to initiate ART for eligible HIV infected clients including PrEP.
  •  Provide follow up care for patients on treatment in line with DoH HIV Management guidelines as well as Anova work plan and Facility 90-90-90 plans.
  •  Routinely monitor performance & registers of (TB/HIV/STI) programmes at facility level and provide mentorship & technical support where required.
  •  Identify poor performing indicators, put together quality improvement (QI) plans and implement as agreed upon with the team.
  •  Identify training needs at facility level and arrange in-service training where needed.
  •  Train clinic staff on MSM Diversity trainer and biomedical training and mentor staff at facilities.
  •  Use relevant M&E tools to report weekly to Anova sub-district team on number of clients initiated on ART.
  •  Support facilities with implementation of I-ACT support groups and Chronic treatment clubs in line with Anova’s work plan.

Essential qualifications and experience

  •  A degree or diploma qualification as a Professional Nurse.
  •  Registration as a Professional Nurse with the South African Nursing Council.
  •  NIMART trained and certified as competent to work independently.
  •  At least 4 years’ experience in working at a clinic (PHC or CHC) facility.

Submit your CV and application letter to Nondumiso Mngadi at [email protected]

Please specify the above reference number on the subject line for a quicker response. Good luck!

Closing date: 22 May 2020