mothers2mothers Latest Recruitment [5 Positions]

Posted on :

29 Nov, 2018

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NGO Jobs in South Africa

mothers2mothers (m2m) is an Africa-based NGO that unlocks the potential of women to eliminate paediatric AIDS and create healthy families across eight sub-Saharan countries. m2m trains, employs, and helps empower HIV-positive women to work as community healthcare workers in understaffed health centres and underserved communities. Through a peer-to-peer approach, these ‘Mentor Mothers’ deliver a range of health services, advice, and support to women and their families. Started in Cape Town, South Africa in 2001 with an initial focus on preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV, m2m has innovated and built on its strengths and now provides family-centred support for a range of related health and social issues spanning pregnancy, birth, childhood, and adolescence. It also partners with governments and other NGOs on the adoption of its programme to spread the Mentor Mother Model and its benefits. m2m has a track record of scaling its services and proven impact. In 2017, m2m and its partners enrolled 2.3 million new clients. m2m has virtually eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV among the enrolled clients it serves directly for the last four years, with an average transmission rate of just 1.6%, while 97% of children in its ECD programmes meet all of their development milestones at 12 months. For more, visit www.m2m.org.

Job Title: Community Mentor Mother
Job Location: Cape Town

Qualifications and experience:

  • Grade 12 Certificate, Health-related Diploma will be an added advantage
  • Certified training in counselling skills will be an added advantage
  • Living positively and openly with HIV (HIV+) status
  • Disclosure of HIV status to at least one person required
  • Age 25 years and above
  • Live within Khayelitsha CHC, Michael Mapongwana, Ikhwezi and Nomzamo Health Centres catchment area
  • Must be on ART and taking treatment in the catchment area
  • Ideally, first-hand experience of PMTCT
  • Knowledge of Mhealth an added advantage
  • Ideally, experience in facilitating group sessions

 

Job Title: Community Coordinator
Job Location: Cape Town

Qualifications and experience:

  • Diploma in Health related field
  • Certified training in counselling skills
  • 3-5 years’ supervision and management experience
  • Living positively with HIV positive (HIV+) status
  • Disclosure of HIV status to at least one person
  • First-hand experience of PMTCT
  • 25 years of age and above
  • Live within Khayelitsha CHC, Michael Mapongwana, Ikhwezi and Nomzamo Health Centres catchment areaOn ART and taking treatment in the catchment areas
  • Experience in using MHealth
  • Experience in facilitating group sessions

 

Job Title: Facility Mentor Mother
Job Location: Cape Town

Qualifications and experience:

  • Grade 12 Certificate, Health related diploma will be an added advantage
  • Certified training in counselling skills will be an added advantage
  • Living positively with HIV positive (HIV+) status
  • Disclosure of HIV status to at least one person
  • Age 25 years and above • Live within Khayelitsha CHC, Michael Mapongwana, Ikhwezi and Nomzamo Health Centres catchment area
  • Must be on ART and taking treatment within the catchment area
  • Ideally, first-hand experience of PMTCT
  • Knowledge of Mhealth an added advantage
  • Experience in facilitating group sessions

 

Job Title: Peer Mentor
Job Location: Cape Town

Qualifications and experience:

  • Grade 12 Certificate , Health related diploma will be an added advantage
  • Certified training in counselling skills will be an added advantage
  • Living positively and openly with HIV positive (HIV+) status
  • Disclosure of HIV status to at least one person
  • Age between 19 – 24 years and out of school
  • Live within Khayelitsha CHC, Michael Mapongwana, Ikhwezi and Nomzamo Health Centres catchment area
  • On ART and taking treatment in the catchment area
  • Mhealth knowledge an added advantage
  • Experience in facilitating group sessions

 

Job Title: Site Coordinator
Job Location: Cape Town

Qualifications and experience:

  • Diploma in health related field
  • Certified training in counselling skills
  • 3 – 5 years’ supervision and management experience
  • Living positively with HIV positive (HIV+) status
  • Disclosure of HIV status to at least one person
  • First-hand experience of PMTCT
  • 25 years of age and above
  • Live within Khayelitsha CHC, Michael Mapongwana, Ikhwezi and Nomzamo Health Centres catchment area
  • On ART and taking treatment in the catchment areas
  • Experience in using MHealth
  • Experience in facilitating group sessions

mothers2mothers is an equal opportunity employer. We particularly encourage applications from people living with HIV and AIDS (PLWHA), people with disabilities, women and previously disadvantaged people.

Competitive salary packages will be negotiable in accordance with m2m’s remuneration policies.

For a more detail advert and to apply, please visit the website via https://www.m2m.org/careers/ by 07 December 2018.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted – should you not hear from us by 31 January 2018, you may consider your application unsuccessful.

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