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DREAMS Community Health Worker – Project Based

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Witkoppen Health and Welfare Centre has the following vacancy which needs to be filled immediately: DREAMS Community Health Worker – Project Based

This position reports to the DREAMS Community HIV Programmes Coordinator.

Key Performance Areas/ Description of Duties:

-          Counselling

-          Health Education

-          HIV Testing

-          TB and Pregnancy Screening

-          Condom Distribution

-          Special Events

-          Records and Reports

-          Tracking of Newly Diagnosed Patients

-          Mobilizing community members for participation in HIV Testing

 Requirements: Qualifications & Experience:

-          Grade 12

-          Blood sampling course

-          Basic HAST/ HIV level 1

-          Basic MS Office skills (Excel, Word and Outlook)

-          A minimum of two years’ experience as a lay counsellor

 Requirements: Technical Skills

 -          Group and individual counselling skills

-          Proficiency in English and an African language common to the site

-          Good interpersonal skills

-          Attention to detail

-          Logical thinking

-          Excellent communication skills, including telephone communication skills

-          Basic MS Office skills (Excel, Word, Outlook)

-          Accuracy and consistency

-          Time management skills

 Interested persons can apply by sending their CV to the HR Officer Senior by e-mail to

Closing date: 20 January 2017


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