CareWorks: HTS Index Support

Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 13 March, 2020
Opportunity type: 
POSITION HTS Index Support
POSITION LOCATIONS KwaZulu-Natal – King Cetshwayo X3
KwaZulu Natal – Ugu X2
Mpumalanga – Nkangala X3
Mpumalanga – Gert Sibande X4
EMPLOYMENT TYPE Contract – Fixed Term 01 April 2020 – 30 September 2020
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS Senior Certificate (Grade 12) or equivalent
  • HIV Counselling Certificate preferred
EXPERIENCE Experience in HIV, STI and TB prevention
SALARY RANGE Market Related – To be discussed

Inherent requirements of the position:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with stakeholders and clients
  • Good problem-solving ability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Resident of the local community (within a district)
  • Ability to be resourceful and proactive when issues arise
  • Basic Counselling Skills will be advantageous
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours which may include weekends from time to time
  • Ability to manage time and set priorities amidst multiple tasks and deadlines
  • Ability to work effectively with other team members
  • Strong interpersonal and telephone skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have a matric
  • Data administration experience is essential
  • Valid drivers’ license and own transport will be an added advantage

 Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Responsible for accompanying the index testing Lay Counsellor at all times and never to leave the counsellor by him/herself
  • Complete the index testing collection tools and the daily submission of these tools post the testing
  • Complete the index testing register of DOH as well as the HTS Register and collectively responsible for the register to be returned to the DOH facility
  • Be POPIA compliant
  • Assist in problem solving of the CareMobile system
  • Coordinate the archiving of the source data at the office
  • The stock control of the stationery inventory for index testing
  • Be safety conscious at all times
  • Making and confirming index testing appointments, telephonically
  • Community mobilisation for HTS as and when required

To apply:

  • Submit your application to or Fax: 021 413 2933
  • Your application must contain ALL of the following:
    • A cover letter motivating your application
    • Submit your up to date CV with ACCOMPANYING CERTIFICATES
    • State the position you are applying for and location in the subject line of the email application
  • Application Deadline: Close of business, Friday, 13 March 2020

Please take note of the following before submitting an application:

  • Ensure that you meet the all of the requirements of the position (educational, inherent requirements as well as required experience)
  • Unless otherwise stated CareWorks will not pay relocation costs for candidates who wish to take up a position in another town or province

Please note:

  • CareWorks reserves the right not to fill this vacancy and to withdraw the advertisement for this position at any stage during the recruitment process
  • We are committed to transformation. Meeting our employment equity goals will be taken into account in our recruitment decisions
  • Due to high volumes of applications only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If you have not heard from us 2 weeks after the application deadline, please consider your application unsuccessful

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