Professional Nurse (HCBS / COPC) - X3 - Right to Care NPC, Western Cape

  • Western Cape
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Sectors: NGO & Non-profit
  • Posted by Right to Care NPC on Saturday, April 4, 2020
  • Reference: Professional Nurse - Western Cape
  • Apply before Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 7 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Right to Care NPC

Right to Care is at the vanguard in supporting and delivering prevention, care, and treatment services for HIV and associated diseases. We work with government and communities to find pioneering solutions to build and strengthening public healthcare.

We embrace a strong entrepreneurial culture and focuses on innovation and the use of technology to enhance services, address skills shortages, and deliver quality healthcare outcomes. Our areas of expertise include HIV and TB care and treatment, pharmacy automation, medical male circumcision, and cervical cancer diagnosis and treatment.


Candidate Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Grade 12
  • Certified Diploma in General Nursing
  • Certified Registration with SANC
  • Certified ID document
  • Certified Driver’s license and willingness to use own vehicle

 

REQUIRED MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

  • One year 

 

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS 

  • Strengthen the clinical preventative activities within a community-based setting in working with the Wellness PN in COPC focus areas
  • Administration of immunisation in the community
  • Administration of Vit A and deworming
  • Provision of Sexual Reproductive Health e.g. family planning
  • Perform cervical screening and breast examination in an appropriate community venue
  • Take bedridden patient’s blood e.g. liver functions
  • Conduct on-the-spot HIV testing when needed
  • Support all health campaigns including visits to schools and creches and administering vaccinations e.g. measles, HPV, influenza when necessary
  • Strengthen the more preventative and promotive health aspects within a community-based setting in working with the Wellness PN in COPC focus areas
  • Planning meetings with the Operational Manager, Wellness Professional Nurse and other NGO projects working in the same geographical area, having targeted interventions focusing on outcomes / impact
  • Provide assistance at the Alternative Distribution Sites.
  • Ensure that all areas identified by the Occupational Health and Safety Act No 85 of 1993 are in place
  • Do monthly Quality Assurance visits to monitor service delivery

Locations

  1. Western Cape (Stellenbosch)
  2. Western Cape (Murraysburg)
  3. Western Cape (Grabouw)
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