Posted on :
10 Dec, 2019
10 Dec, 2019
One to One Africa is an organization that works with vulnerable and traumatised children, helping to transform the lives of those affected by disease, trauma and disability.
The organisation has been working in Africa for more than 15 years, in partnership with local organisations. It focuses largely on issues surrounding HIV/AIDS and has facilitated significant improvements in access to treatment and quality of care throughout Southern Africa.
Job Title: Community Nurse
Location: Nyandeni Municipality, Eastern Cape
Remuneration: R190 000 – R200 000 per annum TCTC, depending on skills and experience.
The purpose of this position is to provide home-based care and support for improving maternal and child health, and in particular, preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV, in the Eastern Cape through the Mentor Mother model. The Community Nurse will be expected to live in the area during the week.
The Enable Community Nurse is a community-based outreach health worker who is responsible for managing a group of approximately 25 Mentor Mothers (MMs) and supporting the programme with his/her clinical knowledge.
They will report to the Site Manager.
The role is primarily field-based and involves walking house-to-house through difficult terrain on a daily basis to provide Mentor Mothers with support, supervision, and guidance, as well as identifying serious cases to be referred to local clinics and/or hospitals.
Submit your CV and motivation letter to [email protected]
Application Deadline: Friday, 10 January, 2020